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Ballast Regulator Operator Salary
in San Antonio, Texas

$39,853 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$646

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Ballast Regulator Operator is $39,853 a year and $19 an hour in San Antonio, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Ballast Regulator Operator is between $29,637 and $48,368. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Antonio, Texas.

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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 San Antonio, Texas, 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:
$46,200
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About San Antonio, Texas

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Description: San Antonio (; from Spanish, "Saint Anthony"), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh-most populous city in the United States, and the second-most populous city in both Texas and the Southern United States, with more than 1.5 million residents. Founded as a Spanish mission and colonial outpost in 1718, the city became the first chartered civil settlement in present-day Texas in 1731. The area was still part of the Spanish Empire, and later of the Mexican Republic. Today it is the state's oldest municipality.The city's deep history is contrasted with its rapid recent growth during the past few decades....

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