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Brake Repairer Railroad Salary
in Maryland, United States

$55,893 (USD)

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The average pay for a Brake Repairer Railroad is $55,893 a year and $27 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Brake Repairer Railroad is between $40,883 and $68,403. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Repairs and keeps in working order braking devices on railroad tracks leading into yard of terminal to ensure specified performance of braking device, using hand tools.
  • Gathers specified tools, such as gauges, grease gun, and hand tools, required to complete work assignment, such as greasing fittings or replacing brake shoes.
  • Adjusts and measures distances between brake shoes to specified standards, using hand tools, gauge, and steel rule.
  • Removes bolts, screws, and metal plates to access parts of braking device, following blueprints.
  • Examines broken device to isolate defect or verify repairs needed.
  • Removes designated part, places new part in braking device and adjusts fit to ensure accurate placement, working as member of team.
  • Replaces bolts, screws, and metal plates, using hand and pneumatic tools.
  • Inspects braking device for conformance to standards.
  • Greases fittings of braking device to maintain and prevent excessive wear of parts.
  • Loosens and lifts braking device from rail, using hand tools and crane, and replaces broken or deteriorated track beams, working as member of team.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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