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Track Inspector Salary
in San Diego, California

$86,590 (USD)

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Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Track Inspector is $86,590 a year and $42 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Track Inspector is between $60,694 and $107,470. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects and monitors functions of railroad track and structures in an assigned territory to ensure compliance with Federal safety and health regulations.
  • Creates and leads implementation of an inspection program to provide the greatest coverage of the railroad track network.
  • Operates a track geometry car (automated track inspection vehicle) that measures position, curvature, alignment of the track, smoothness, and the cross-level of the two rails; and detects, locates, and evaluates deviations.
  • Performs on-ground inspections of defects to determine the how serious the problems are, and determines the best way to correct them.
  • Communicates track conditions to appropriate management so repairs can be scheduled.
Track Inspector Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Transportation Inspectors

Job family population: 30,030

Estimated population of Track Inspector jobs: 243

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Track Inspector Job Listings for San Diego, California

Property Inspector
Apr 5
San Diego, CA, USA
Bluewater Vacation Homes
... Track and report deficiencies that are not being addressed in a timely manner. • Conduct deep inspections of each property on a regular basis (4 times per year at every property) • Assist ...
Entry Level Quality Inspector
Apr 12
Oceanside, CA, USA
Steico Industries
We are seeking an Entry Level Quality Assurance Inspector to become an integral part of our team ... Track and document all testing defects and resolutions Qualifications: * Previous experience in ...
Operations Assistant
Apr 4
San Diego, CA, USA
Mckinney Trailer Rentals
Control and track inventory, assign equipment, maintain documents and records. * Other duties may be assigned. Inspection Duties: * Complete inspections consistently utilizing the equipment ...
Quality Administrator
Apr 16
Carlsbad, CA, USA
Anything Liquid Manufacturing Inc
Responsibilities also include performing quality control sampling, inspections, checks, and tests ... Track testing of raw materials and finished goods * Ensure sanitation, MMRs, BRs, etc. practices ...
Project Superintendent
Jun 4
San Diego, CA, USA
Tri State General Contractors
... â€¢ Inspect and manage all materials and tradesman so that all facets of the project are ... project is on track and on schedule. Qualifications and Education Requirements · Excellent ...
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