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Conductor Yard Salary
in Abilene, Texas

$28,650 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$381

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Conductor Yard is $28,650 a year and $14 an hour in Abilene, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Conductor Yard is between $22,034 and $34,043. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Conductor Yard. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Abilene, Texas.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Supervises and coordinates activities of switch-engine crew engaged in switching railroad cars within yard of railroad, industrial plant, or similar location to facilitate loading and unloading of cars or making up and breaking up of trains: notifies yard engineer of switching orders and, whereby, which cars are to be moved to specified locations of yard, using radio, telephone, verbal, or hand signals.
  • Gives instructions to switch tender to throw track switches and to yard coupler to couple and uncouple cars.
  • May keep records, number, origin, destination, and cargo of cars switched.
  • May coordinate activities of switching crew from locomotive cab, caboose, or control tower.
  • May assist workers to couple and uncouple cars, throw track switches, or other activities involved in switching railroad cars, as necessary.
  • May supervise workers engaged in maintenance and repair of diesel locomotives and be designated locomotive-engine supervisor.
Conductor Yard Job Prevalence in Abilene, Texas, United States

Job family: Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers

Job family population: 6,140

Estimated population of Conductor Yard jobs: 140

Rate of error: 23.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$33,213
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Abilene, Texas

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Description: Abilene ( AB-i-leen) is a city in Taylor and Jones counties in Texas, United States. The population was 117,463 at the 2010 census, making it the 27th-most populous city in the state of Texas. It is the principal city of the Abilene Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a 2017 estimated population of 170,219. It is the county seat of Taylor County. Dyess Air Force Base is located on the west side of the city. Abilene is located off Interstate 20, between exits 279 on its western edge and 292 on the east. Abilene is 150 miles (240 km) west of Fort Worth. The city is looped by I-20 to the north, US 83/84 on the west...

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Conductor Yard is $28,650 a year and $14 an hour in Abilene, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Conductor Yard is between $22,034 and $34,043. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Conductor Yard. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Abilene, Texas.

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