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Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators

Operate railroad track switches. Couple or uncouple rolling stock to make up or break up trains. Signal engineers by hand or flagging. May inspect couplings, air hoses, journal boxes, and hand brakes. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate -1.0%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 104
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $26.84 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $55,540 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed These occupations usually require a high school diploma. 
Education Available
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