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Signal Repairer Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$73,983 (USD)

Average Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly

$1,435

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Signal Repairer is $73,983 a year and $36 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Signal Repairer is between $53,287 and $91,070. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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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 Repairer Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Signal and Track Switch Repairers

Job family population: 8,300

Estimated population of Signal Repairer jobs: 3,960

Rate of error: 8.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$85,767
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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Signal Repairer Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

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