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Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters

Coordinate activities of switch-engine crew within railroad yard, industrial plant, or similar location. Conductors coordinate activities of train crew on passenger or freight trains. Yardmasters review train schedules and switching orders and coordinate activities of workers engaged in railroad traffic operations, such as the makeup or breakup of trains and yard switching. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate -1.0%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 207
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $27.86 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $57,980 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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