Locomotive Engineer Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Locomotive Engineer, Train Engineer

What is the average annual salary for Locomotive Engineer?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Locomotive Engineer may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Locomotive Engineer in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Locomotive Engineer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Locomotive Engineer in the United States is $65,490 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Locomotive Engineer in the United Sates are expected to make less than $65,490.

Source: HR Reported data as of March 2015

Median $65,490
  • 10%$43,733
  • 25%$54,102
  • 75%$80,544
  • 90%$94,249

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Job Description for Locomotive Engineer

Drives electric, diesel-electric, or gas-turbine electric locomotives to transport freight and/or passengers between stations. May be required to complete specific trade school courses and possess necessary certifications. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. View Locomotive Engineer job description

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