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Car Changer Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$60,502 (USD)

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The average pay for a Car Changer is $60,502 a year and $29 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Car Changer is between $44,316 and $73,983. 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

  • Operates cherry picker (pneumatic hoist attached to structural framework) which moves on rails along tunnel side to hoist loaded dinkey cars from mucking machine to front of train: hooks hoist line into lift-hooks on dinkey car.
  • Moves lever to activate pneumatic hoist that lifts car.
  • Pushes hoist block and car to side of frame and signals dinkey operator to move train to position empty car at mucking machine.
  • Pushes hoisting frame along rails to front of train and operates hoist to place car in position on rails.
Car Changer Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Crane and Tower Operators

Job family population: 43,660

Estimated population of Car Changer jobs: 2,467

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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