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Yard Clerk Salary
in Alabama, United States

$27,590 (USD)

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Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Yard Clerk is $27,590 a year and $13 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Yard Clerk is between $21,331 and $32,643. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Yard Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares switching orders for railroad yard switching crew.
  • Types and relays switching orders to inform switching crew of railroad yard, location, disposition, and number of railroad cars to be switched for loading, unloading, makeup, and breakup of trains, based on information received from Yard Manager and other personnel or records.
  • Keeps record of and reports movement and disposition of railroad cars for Yard Manager.
  • May count and record number of cars remaining in yard each day.
  • May telephone various personnel to verify location of railroad cars.
Yard Clerk Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Stock Clerks and Order Fillers

Job family population: 2,046,040

Estimated population of Yard Clerk jobs: 25,616

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Yard Clerk Job Listings for Alabama, United States

CDL Driver / Warehouse Technician
Mar 14
Birmingham, AL, USA
Snelling BHAM
Snelling is currently looking for a CDL Driver/Shipping & Receiving Clerk in the Birmingham area to ... Drive on the yard moving around containers Required Skills for Flatbed Truck Driver/Warehouse ...
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