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Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $36.13
Statewide median: $25.22

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters *

Area Low Median High
U S
$31.27 $35.78 $39.48
Minnesota
$32.69 $36.13 $39.33
Northeast Minnesota
$40.11 $40.14 $40.20

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 620 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very low demand.

 

Future Demand

No data available.

 

Employment Outlook for Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters
Area Employment Employment Change
-10 0 Number Percent
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 32,900 34,700 1,800 5.5%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.