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Carpenter Bridge Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$63,839 (USD)

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The average pay for a Carpenter Bridge is $63,839 a year and $31 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Carpenter Bridge is between $46,630 and $78,194. 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

  • 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.
Carpenter Bridge Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Carpenters

Job family population: 693,050

Estimated population of Carpenter Bridge jobs: 6,224

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Carpenter Bridge Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Apr 18
Manhattan, NY, USA
Responsible for getting underway, mooring, anchoring, handling lines, and bridge operations in all ... Must have at least 3 years of experience working as an electrician OR carpenter (sheetrock ...
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