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Car Blocker Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$37,352 (USD)

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The average pay for a Car Blocker is $37,352 a year and $18 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Car Blocker is between $31,199 and $44,497. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Fabricates and installs braces to prevent shifting or damage to products shipped in railroad cars: determines size of bracing needed, using tape measure.
  • Selects lumber and cuts boards, using power saw.
  • Assembles boards and fits or wedges braces into position to prevent load from shifting during transit.
  • Nails braces to car floor or walls, using hand- or air-powered hammer.
  • May secure load with banding machine and clincher.
  • May place and inflate dunnage bags with compressed air between sections of load or between ends and sides of car and load.
  • May cover load with tarpaulin.
Car Blocker Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand

Job family population: 2,711,320

Estimated population of Car Blocker jobs: 19,305

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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