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Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators


Lay, repair, and maintain railroad track.

Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators lay railroad track. The tracks they lay are for standard railroad equipment or equipment used in plant yards, quarries, or mines.

Wages $23.94 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Fair
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Facility and Mobile Equipment Maintenance
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