Locomotive Engineers And Operators

How Much Do Locomotive Engineers And Operators Make?

On average, locomotive engineers and operators make $28.96 per hour or $60,230 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Locomotive Engineers And Operators?

Hourly income for Locomotive engineers and operators in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Locomotive engineers and operators $19.43 $22.91 $27.47 $32.60 $41.72
Transportation and material moving occupations $9.21 $10.91 $14.78 $20.76 $28.50
Rail transportation workers $18.78 $22.74 $27.76 $33.17 $39.02
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Locomotive Engineers And Operators?

Annual salary for Locomotive engineers and operators in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Locomotive engineers and operators $40,420 $47,660 $57,130 $67,800 $86,780
Transportation and material moving occupations $19,150 $22,680 $30,730 $43,170 $59,270
Rail transportation workers $39,060 $47,290 $57,740 $69,000 $81,170
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics