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Classification Inspector Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$60,494 (USD)

Average Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly

$1,633

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Classification Inspector is $60,494 a year and $29 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Classification Inspector is between $43,448 and $74,588. 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

Description:
  • Inspects railroad cars for structural defects and tests mechanical equipment, such as brakes, airhoses, and couplings to ensure that they are in operating condition: observes cars from elevated platform or from ground as cars roll by, or climbs aboard train to test equipment and to locate defects.
  • Examines car roofs, ice hatches, brake beams, doors, and floors for structural defects and obstructions.
  • Turns handwheel to test brakes and ascertain that they are in operating condition.
  • Inspects and tests airhoses for leakage.
  • Inspects wheel trucks for dragging equipment.
  • Opens journal boxes to determine that they are filled with grease.
  • Prepares reports on findings, indicating number of car and type of repair required.
  • May inspect electrical circuitry and recommend improvements or repairs to electrical operations.
  • May tag cars in need of immediate repairs.
  • May place lanterns or flags in front and rear of train to warn other workers that inspection is being performed.
  • May inspect locomotives.
  • May be designated according to type of car inspected as passenger-car inspector.
Classification Inspector Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Transportation Inspectors

Job family population: 30,030

Estimated population of Classification Inspector jobs: 2,426

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$70,129
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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Classification Inspector Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

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