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Rail Car Repairers

Repair railroad cars.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$28.72 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  -7.5%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Clean equipment, parts, or tools to repair or maintain them in good working order.
  • Adjust equipment to ensure optimal performance.
  • Align equipment or machinery.
  • Disassemble equipment for maintenance or repair.
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