Railroad Conductor salary in California

Average salary
Based on 106 income tax records
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Railroad Conductors make?
The average total salary for a Railroad Conductor is $78,500 per year. This is based on data from 106 TurboTax users who reported their job as Railroad Conductor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Railroad Conductor salary can vary between $28,500 to $121,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Railroad Conductor salary by location

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Railroad Conductor salary by company

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Amtrak, California
19 income tax records
$69K – $100K
Bnsf Railway Company, California
26 income tax records
$64K – $101K
Union Pacific Railroad, California
36 income tax records
$66K – $88K

Railroad Conductor demographics in California

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54% are single
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46% are married
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57% have kids
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45% own a home

Railroad Conductor salaries by age in California

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Effective Tax Rates for Railroad Conductors in California

106 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a railroad conductor in California is $78,500 per year. Railroad conductor salaries in California can vary between $28,500 to $121,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 106 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as railroad conductor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for railroad conductors in California: Amtrak ($85,500 a year), Bnsf Railway Company ($84,000 a year), and Union Pacific Railroad ($78,500 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.