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Brake Inspector Salary
in New York, United States

$75,109 (USD)

Average Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly

$2,028

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Brake Inspector is $75,109 a year and $36 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Brake Inspector is between $53,945 and $92,609. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Brake Inspector. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Inspects railroad cars for structural defects and tests mechanical equipment, such as brakes, airhoses, and couplings to ensure that they are in operating condition: observes cars from elevated platform or from ground as cars roll by, or climbs aboard train to test equipment and to locate defects.
  • Examines car roofs, ice hatches, brake beams, doors, and floors for structural defects and obstructions.
  • Turns handwheel to test brakes and ascertain that they are in operating condition.
  • Inspects and tests airhoses for leakage.
  • Inspects wheel trucks for dragging equipment.
  • Opens journal boxes to determine that they are filled with grease.
  • Prepares reports on findings, indicating number of car and type of repair required.
  • May inspect electrical circuitry and recommend improvements or repairs to electrical operations.
  • May tag cars in need of immediate repairs.
  • May place lanterns or flags in front and rear of train to warn other workers that inspection is being performed.
  • May inspect locomotives.
  • May be designated according to type of car inspected as passenger-car inspector.
Brake Inspector Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Transportation Inspectors

Job family population: 30,030

Estimated population of Brake Inspector jobs: 2,426

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$87,072
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About New York, United States

New York Cost of Living Score:

Description: New York most commonly refers to: New York City, the most populous city in the United States, located in the state of New York New York (state), a state in the Northeastern United StatesNew York may also refer to:...

Brake Inspector Job Listings for New York, United States

Automotive Technician
May 29
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Monro Muffler Brake
... GEDState Inspection license is a plusAdditional InformationMonro is a strong, growing company. ... Monro offers customers a wide range of tire choices and repair services, such as exhaust, brake ...
Automotive Technician
May 1
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Monro Muffler Brake
Monro offers guests a wide range of tire choices and repair services, such as exhaust, brake ... GEDState Inspection license is a plusAdditional InformationAll your information will be kept ...
Automotive Technician
May 29
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Monro Muffler Brake
... GEDState Inspection license is a plusAdditional InformationMonro is a strong, growing company. ... Monro offers customers a wide range of tire choices and repair services, such as exhaust, brake ...
Automotive Technician
May 15
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Monro Muffler Brake
... inspectors, and general service technicians to work in our state-of-the-art service centers. We ... Monro offers customers a wide range of tire choices and repair services, such as exhaust, brake ...
Automotive Technician
May 23
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Monro Muffler Brake
... inspectors, and general service technicians to work in our state-of-the-art service centers. We ... Monro offers customers a wide range of tire choices and repair services, such as exhaust, brake ...
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