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Car Checker Railroad Salary
in Alabama, United States

$29,020 (USD)

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Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Car Checker Railroad is $29,020 a year and $14 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Car Checker Railroad is between $22,319 and $34,482. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Checks identity of freight cars entering classification yard to ensure that trains are complete upon arrival.
  • Records information, such as car number, type of car, car owner, and date and time of arrival.
  • Compares information with manifest and prepares report showing discrepancies.
  • Examines door seals on cars to determine that seals have not been tampered with or broken.
  • Marks code number or symbol on cars to indicate disposition of cars by switching crew.
  • May record date, mileage, and number of cars switched by switching crew.
Car Checker Railroad Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Job family population: 671,780

Estimated population of Car Checker Railroad jobs: 33,972

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Car Checker Railroad Job Listings for Alabama, United States

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