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Rail Splitter Salary
in British Columbia, Canada

$40,617 (CAD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Rail Splitter is $40,617 a year and $20 an hour in British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for a Rail Splitter is between $30,825 and $48,675. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Rail Splitter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in British Columbia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Rives (splits) logs or wooden blocks into bolts, pickets, posts, shakes, or stakes, using handtools, such as ax wedges, sledgehammer, froe, and mallet: drives wedge into log with ax and sledgehammer to split log along grain to form posts or bolts.
  • Positions froe on block according to grain and thickness of specified product and pounds it into block with mallet to start cut.
  • Pulls froe handle up or down to pry and split pieces from block.
  • May fell trees, using chain saw faller ii and cut logs into desired lengths bucker.
  • May be designated according to product cut as rail splitter; shake splitter; shingle-bolt cutter; stave-block splitter.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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