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Track Liner Operator Salary
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$61,199 (USD)

Average Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly

$1,255

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Track Liner Operator is $61,199 a year and $29 an hour in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Track Liner Operator is between $44,515 and $75,084. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates one or more machines mounted on flat-bed railroad trucks to spread, shape, and tamp ballast; raise, level, and align track; and prepare track foundation of crushed stone according to specifications: moves levers and brake pedal to guide machine into position.
  • Adjusts controls to activate jacks, tampers, and scraper blades.
  • Strings wire guidelines through leveling or aligning fixture.
  • Attaches line to rails or trailer extensions (buggies) coupled to machine to set up equipment.
  • Turns wheels to adjust guidelines for track alignments and grades, following specifications.
  • Observes indicator arms to verify level and alignment of track.
  • When concerned with jack-tamping machine, may be designated jack-tamp operator.
  • May control track-lining machine and be designated track-liner operator.
  • May operate machines that lay ties and lay rails to construct, repair, or maintain track track-moving-machine operator (construction; mine & quarry).
Track Liner Operator Job Prevalence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Job family: Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Job family population: 15,070

Estimated population of Track Liner Operator jobs: 3,099

Rate of error: 4.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$70,946
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Cost of Living Score:

Description: Philadelphia (Ancient Greek: φίλος ἀδελφός), known colloquially as Philly, is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2018 census-estimated population of 1,584,138. Since 1854, the city has been coterminous with Philadelphia County, the most populous county in Pennsylvania and the urban core of the eighth-largest U.S. metropolitan statistical area, with over 6 million residents as of 2017. Philadelphia is also the economic and cultural anchor of the greater Delaware Valley, located along the lower Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers, within the...

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