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Railroad Car Loader Salary
in Idaho, United States

$31,640 (USD)

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Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Railroad Car Loader is $31,640 a year and $15 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Railroad Car Loader is between $24,108 and $37,820. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Loads trucks, railroad cars, or conveyors with sand, gravel, coal, crushed stone, or other minerals: pulls levers or presses buttons to open and close chute of storage bin to regulate flow of materials.
  • Loosens clogged material, using metal bar or compressed air.
  • May position cars under chute car dropper.
  • May spray water on materials to settle dust.
  • May keep record of materials loaded.
  • May pry and blast loose mined coal impounded behind battery (stop gate) of storage chute in steeply pitching seams, to load mine cars, and be designated battery starter.
Railroad Car Loader Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Material Moving Workers, All Other

Job family population: 25,990

Estimated population of Railroad Car Loader jobs: 736

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Railroad Car Loader Job Listings for Idaho, United States

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