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Signal and Track Switch Repairers

Install, inspect, test, maintain, or repair electric gate crossings, signals, signal equipment, track switches, section lines, or intercommunications systems within a railroad system.

Salary Breakdown

Signal and Track Switch Repairers

Average

$70,190

ANNUAL

$33.74

HOURLY

Entry Level

$41,110

ANNUAL

$19.77

HOURLY

Mid Level

$63,810

ANNUAL

$30.68

HOURLY

Expert Level

$86,510

ANNUAL

$41.59

HOURLY


Projected Jobs

Signal and Track Switch Repairers

220

Projected job openings through 2028


Sample Career Roadmap

Signal and Track Switch Repairers

Degree Recommendations




 Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana



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Top Expected Tasks

Signal and Track Switch Repairers


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Signal and Track Switch Repairers

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

KNOWLEDGE

Mechanical

KNOWLEDGE

Public Safety and Security

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Engineering and Technology

SKILL

Troubleshooting

SKILL

Equipment Maintenance

SKILL

Repairing

SKILL

Quality Control Analysis

SKILL

Equipment Selection

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Manual Dexterity

ABILITY

Finger Dexterity

ABILITY

Flexibility of Closure

ABILITY

Visualization


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