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Signal Inspector Salary
in Idaho, United States

$57,875 (USD)

Average Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly

$1,123

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Signal Inspector is $57,875 a year and $28 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Signal Inspector is between $41,685 and $71,242. 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

Description:
  • 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.
Signal Inspector Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Signal and Track Switch Repairers

Job family population: 8,300

Estimated population of Signal Inspector jobs: 3,960

Rate of error: 8.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$67,093
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Signal Inspector Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Deputy Director
Feb 10
ADA COUNTY HIGHWAY DISTRICT
... inspection, and repair of roads, streets, bridges, signals, drainage facilities and stormwater quality.The Deputy Director is responsible for the management of staff to ensure performance ...
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