Locomotive Engineers And Operators

Typical Income for Locomotive Engineers And Operators

Hourly Income

On average,locomotive engineers and operators make $28.96 per hour.

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

Annual Salaries

On average, locomotive engineers and operators make $60,230 per year.

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