The average salary for a Trainmaster is $79,356.
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Job Description for Trainmaster
Trainmasters act as traffic controllers for passenger or freight trains at stations, train yards, and other rail hubs. The trainmaster typically communicates with other personnel in the station area to help perform this duty. They also stay in regular communication with the professionals operating the trains themselves. The goals of a good trainmaster are to ensure that trains maneuver through his or her station or hub with maximum safety and efficiency at all times. Typically, a station or rai…Read more
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Popular Employer Salaries for Trainmaster
The top respondents for the job title Trainmaster are from the companies Norfolk Southern Corporation, CSX Corp and BNSF Railway Company. Reported salaries are highest at BNSF Railway Company where the average pay is $92,196. CSX Corp pays the lowest at around $76,433.
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Popular Skills for Trainmaster
Skills in Operations Management, Safety Compliance and Problem Solving are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Trainmaster
An early career Trainmaster with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $75,112 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Trainmaster with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,828 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Trainmaster with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,859 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,500.
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