Avg. Base Salary (GBP)
The average salary for a Train Conductor is £28,708
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Train Conductors?
An entry-level Train Conductor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £27,343 based on 19 salaries. An early career Train Conductor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £28,552 based on 51 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Train Conductors Do?
Train conductors are responsible for managing the crew and operations of passenger/freight trains. These conductors are also in charge of tasks which do not involve actual operation of the train, such as inspecting cars before departure to ensure that they are intact and functioning properly. They also maintain communication with others involved in operating trains via radio, telephone, and hand signals.
Train conductors often work with railroad crew members to connect and disconnect cars, use …Read more
- Coordinate movement of trains and rail cars.
- Maintain accurate, clear documentation of train movement.
- Communicate train and rail movement or switches with crew.
- Operate track switches, inspect, couple and un-couple rail cars.