Signal and Track Switch Repairer Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of signal and track switch repairers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare signal and track switch repairer salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Signal and Track Switch Repairers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,090
25th Percentile Wage
$53,920
50th Percentile Wage
$66,970
75th Percentile Wage
$76,610
90th Percentile Wage
$87,370

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for signal and track switch repairers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) signal and track switch repairers is $87,370. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $66,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid signal and track switch repairers is $33,090.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of signal and track switch repairers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$66,970
7.79% 19.40%
2016
$61,750
1.89% -
2015
$60,580
3.57% -
2014
$58,420
7.69% -
2013
$53,930
-0.09% -
2012
$53,980
- -

Compare Signal and Track Switch Repairer Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of signal and track switch repairers in six industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for signal and track switch repairer occupations is the rail transportation industry with an annual salary $68,540. The lowest paying industry is the support activities for rail transportation industry (annual salary $32,720). For detailed signal and track switch repairer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Rail Transportation
$68,540
Rail Transportation
$68,540
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$62,410
Urban Transit Systems
$62,410
Support Activities for Transportation
$33,630
Support Activities for Rail Transportation
$32,720

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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