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Bridge Repairer Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$48,539 (USD)

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Last updated: April 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Bridge Repairer is $48,539 a year and $23 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Bridge Repairer is between $35,455 and $59,453. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Repairs wooden railroad bridges, trestles, and tunnel supports, and replaces decayed, split, or crooked timbers, working as member of crew: strikes timbers with hammer and listens to sound to detect decay.
  • Installs temporary support to hold structure in place while decayed timber is removed.
  • Loosens nuts and bolts that hold timber in place, using hand wrench or air-powered wrench.
  • Removes timber, using crowbar, or hammers on timber to slide it out of place.
  • Measures and cuts replacement timber to required size, using handsaw or electric saw.
  • Bores bolt holes in timber, using electric drill.
  • Slides new timber into place and secures it with nuts and bolts.
  • May replace defective railroad ties supporting track on bridge.
Bridge Repairer Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Carpenters

Job family population: 693,050

Estimated population of Bridge Repairer jobs: 6,224

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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