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Locomotive Engine Supervisor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$34,676 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$461

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Locomotive Engine Supervisor is $34,676 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Locomotive Engine Supervisor is between $26,669 and $41,203. 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

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.
Locomotive Engine Supervisor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 6,140

Estimated population of Locomotive Engine Supervisor jobs: 140

Rate of error: 23.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$40,199
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Locomotive Engine Supervisor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Electrician
May 10
Minooka, IL, USA
Motive Power Resources, Inc
Inspects, maintains, and repairs locomotives, road maintenance equipment, air compressors, facility ... Communicates written and/or verbal findings of inspections to Supervisor. * Performs disassembly ...
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