Conductor salary in the United States

Average salary
Based on 3,019 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Conductors make?
The average total salary for a Conductor is $73,500 per year. This is based on data from 3,019 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Conductor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Conductor salary can vary between $27,000 to $114,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Conductor salary by location

Conductor salary by company

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Salary range**
Metronorth Railroad, New Haven County, CT
12 income tax records
$71K – $114K
Bnsf Railway Company, Randall County, TX
19 income tax records
$50K – $120K
Long Island Rail Road, Nassau County, NY
11 income tax records
$79K – $115K
Union Pacific Railroad, Riverside County, CA
12 income tax records
$62K – $103K
Norfolk Southern Corp, Lucas County, OH
13 income tax records
$34K – $86K
State Of New York, Bronx County, NY
18 income tax records
$22K – $90K
SEPTA, Philadelphia County, PA
12 income tax records
$25K – $80K

Conductor demographics in United States

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46% are single
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54% are married
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52% have kids
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56% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Conductors in United States

3,019 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a conductor in the United States is $73,500 per year. Conductor salaries in the United States can vary between $27,000 to $114,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,019 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as conductor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for conductors in the United States: Metronorth Railroad ($99,000 a year), Bnsf Railway Company ($93,500 a year), and Long Island Rail Road ($92,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for conductors in the United States: Poughkeepsie Metro Area, NY ($93,500 a year), Duluth Metro Area, MN ($88,000 a year), and Lincoln Metro Area, NE ($88,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.