Signal and Track Switch Repairers

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Occupation Description

Signal and track switch repairers connect, inspect, check, preserve, or repair electric gate crossings, signals, signal apparatus, track switches, section lines, or intercommunications arrangements within a railroad system.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

8600

Job Openings By 2020

1300

Growth Rate

-2%

Required Education

Postsecondary non-degree award
Specific Programs:
N/A
N/A

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth