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Ballast Regulator Operator Salary
in Phoenix, Arizona

$43,551 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$706

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Ballast Regulator Operator is $43,551 a year and $21 an hour in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. The average salary range for a Ballast Regulator Operator is between $32,387 and $52,856. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates several types of heavy equipment, such as rail-mounted tamping machines, brooms, graders, and ballast cleaning machines to tamp ballast beneath and between ties, to clean tracks, to clean and redistribute ballast, and to grade and level ballast on railroad tracks: pulls levers and depresses pedals to drive machines and control attachments, such as blades, hydraulic turntables, jacks, brooms, and tampers.
  • Tightens loose bolts and adjusts blades, using wrenches.
  • Lubricates machines, changes oil, and fills hydraulic reservoirs to specified levels.
  • May be designated according to type equipment operated as ballast-cleaning-machine operator; ballast-regulator operator; tamping-machine operator; track-broom operator.
Ballast Regulator Operator Job Prevalence in Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Job family: Rail Transportation Workers, All Other

Job family population: 4,690

Estimated population of Ballast Regulator Operator jobs: 806

Rate of error: 9.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$50,487
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Phoenix, Arizona

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Description: Phoenix () is the capital and most populous city of Arizona, with 1,660,272 people (as of 2018). It is also the fifth most populous city in the United States, and the most populous American state capital, and the only state capital with a population of more than one million residents.Phoenix is the anchor of the Phoenix metropolitan area, also known as the Valley of the Sun, which in turn is part of the Salt River Valley. The metropolitan area is the 11th largest by population in the United States, with approximately 4.73 million people as of 2017. Phoenix is the seat of Maricopa County and the largest city in the...

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