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Signal Inspector Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$71,727 (USD)

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The average pay for a Signal Inspector is $71,727 a year and $34 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Signal Inspector is between $51,662 and $88,293. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects, tests, and repairs electric gate crossings, signals, and signal equipment within division of railroad system: drives truck along track route and stops truck to inspect and test gate crossings, signals, and signal equipment, such as interlocks and hotbox detectors.
  • Inspects batteries to ensure that batteries are filled with battery water or to determine need for replacement.
  • Tests signal circuit connections, using standard electrical testing equipment.
  • Replaces defective wiring, broken lenses, or burned-out light bulbs.
  • Cleans lenses of lamps with cloths and solvent.
  • Lubricates moving parts on gate crossing mechanisms and swinging signals.
  • Inspects electrical units of railroad grade crossing gates to detect loose bolts, defective electrical connections and parts.
  • Tightens loose bolts, using wrench, and tests circuits and connections by opening and closing gate.
  • Compiles reports indicating mileage or track inspected, repairs made, and equipment requiring replacement.
  • May inspect mechanical gate crossings and repair defective cables on hand-operated gates and test air lines and air cylinders on pneumatically operated gates.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Signal Inspector Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Electronics Technician- ET 1-3
Dec 12
Groton, CT, USA
Gillmann Services Inc.
Power, signal (copper and fiber), and RF cabling. Equipment, equipment racks, lockers, and mounting ... Cableway Inspector Certification preferred * Shipyard Competent Person Certification preferred
Nov 9
Shelton, CT, USA
Inline Plastics
Packing • Responsible for performing Quality Control inspections of product for defects against ... signal a problem. Miscellaneous • Repacks defective or damaged product. • Must be able to ...
Class A Local P&D Drivers
Dec 21
Cheshire, CT, USA
YRC Freight
Pre-trip and post trip inspections of tractor/trailer(s) and when stopped en route * Dropping and ... signals, respond to official inquiries, read a bill of lading * Work various shifts and days of the ...