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Railroad Engineer Salary
in Portland, Oregon

$55,056 (USD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$986

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Railroad Engineer is $55,056 a year and $26 an hour in Portland, Oregon, United States. The average salary range for a Railroad Engineer is between $40,383 and $67,268. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Railroad Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Portland, Oregon.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Designs railroad and street railway tracks, terminals, yards, and other facilities and directs and coordinates construction and relocation of facilities: plans roadbed, rail size, and curves to meet train speed and load requirements.
  • Directs, through subordinate supervisors, construction of bridges, culverts, buildings, and other structures.
  • Directs track and roadway maintenance.
  • Surveys traffic problems related to street railway system and recommends grade revisions, additional trackage, use of heavier power, and other changes to relieve congestion and reduce hazards.
Railroad Engineer Job Prevalence in Portland, Oregon, United States

Job family: Locomotive Engineers

Job family population: 35,680

Estimated population of Railroad Engineer jobs: 2,269

Rate of error: 9.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$63,826
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Portland, Oregon

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Description: Portland is the largest and most populous city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is a major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers. As of 2018, Portland had an estimated population of 653,115, making it the 25th most populated city in the United States, and the second-most populous in the Pacific Northwest (after Seattle). Approximately 2.4 million people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), making it the 25th most populous in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA) ranks...

Railroad Engineer Job Listings for Portland, Oregon

Senior Traction Power Project Engineer
May 21
Tualatin, OR, USA
Siemens
... engineer within the Rail Electrification market or similar electrical equipment industry. · -Demonstrable in-depth knowledge and experience designing control circuitry for similar products than ...
Senior Front End Engineer
May 6
Portland, United States
InsideTrack
We are looking for a talented Senior Frontend Engineer to join our software dev team! InsideTrack ... Experience working in a modern MVC platform (Rails, Django, etc.) * Experience with responsive ...
Project Manager Rail Electrification
Jun 2
Tualatin, OR, USA
Siemens
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation ... Position Overview The "Turnkey Projects and Rail Electrification" (TPE) Business Unit of Siemens ...
Head of Rail Infrastructure Projects- Portland, OR
Jun 25
Portland, OR, USA
Siemens
The individual in this role should have a deep understanding of power engineering and electrification within the rail industry. The position is required to interface with business unit leads ...
Javascript Frontend Software Engineer (Remote)
Jun 19
Portland, OR, USA
HiringThing
HiringThing is looking for an experienced javascript developer to focus on growing our cloud-based ... Ruby on Rails * MySQL * Amazon Web Services * Docker Applicants will be asked to complete a brief ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Railroad Engineer is $55,056 a year and $26 an hour in Portland, Oregon, United States. The average salary range for a Railroad Engineer is between $40,383 and $67,268. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Railroad Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Portland, Oregon.

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Railroad Engineer Job Listings for Portland, Oregon

Senior Traction Power Project Engineer
May 21
Tualatin, OR, USA
Siemens
... engineer within the Rail Electrification market or similar electrical equipment industry. · -Demonstrable in-depth knowledge and experience designing control circuitry for similar products than ...
Senior Front End Engineer
May 6
Portland, United States
InsideTrack
We are looking for a talented Senior Frontend Engineer to join our software dev team! InsideTrack ... Experience working in a modern MVC platform (Rails, Django, etc.) * Experience with responsive ...
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