Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operator Salary Information in West Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators in the state of West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators among West Virginia cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators in West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,650
25th Percentile Wage
$38,020
50th Percentile Wage
$55,890
75th Percentile Wage
$63,730
90th Percentile Wage
$76,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators in West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,650.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$55,890
20.36% 21.67%
2016
$44,510
0.18% -
2015
$44,430
0.34% -
2014
$44,280
-12.65% -
2013
$49,880
12.23% -
2012
$43,780
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators in West Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators in some West Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators in state of West Virginia ranges from $30,500 to $67,400. The highest paying area for rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators in West Virginia is Washington-Arlington-Alexandria with a median annual salary of $67,400. The lowest paying area is Huntington-Ashland with a median annual salary of $30,500.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$67,400
Huntington-Ashland
$30,500




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

💰 Highest paying industries for rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators.