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Conductor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$51,021 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Conductor is $51,021 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Conductor is between $37,735 and $62,130. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Conductor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Performs variety of duties on streetcar, subway, suburban or elevated train, or motorbus: collects fares or tickets from passengers.
  • Issues transfers.
  • Opens and closes doors.
  • Signals operator to stop or proceed.
  • Announces stops.
  • Answers questions of passengers concerning schedules, routings, and fares.
  • Preserves order among passengers.
Conductor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

Job family population: 24,360

Estimated population of Conductor jobs: 2,162

Rate of error: 8.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Conductor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Railroad Conductor/ Engineer
Apr 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Pullman Sugar
Conductors coordinate activities of train crew on freight trains. Essential Functions Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Project Coordinator
Jun 18
Well Made LLC
Typical tasks include computer design, prototyping, sourcing of materials processes or components and many others - you are the symphony conductor, make all the parts fit seamlessly into an agreed ...
Electrical Systems Technician - Electrical Building Systems
May 31
Chicago, IL, USA
Engineering Economics Inc.
Perform site electrical system assessments including equipment and conductor data, code issues, maintenance issues and serviceability. * Documentation of problems and code issues discovered during ...
SEO Strategist
Jun 24
Chicago, IL, USA
OtterBase - Chicago
High proficiency with Excel & search tools including Moz, SEMRush, Conductor, Brightedge, Keyword Spy, etc.
Digital Marketing Specialist
May 17
Naperville, IL, USA
MedPro Waste Disposal
A passion for deep analysis of web technologies and SEO * Familiarity with industry-standard tools and products such as Google Analytics, Yoast, SEMrush, Conductor, SEO Profiler, Moz, Google Search ...
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