Railroad Engineer salary in US Midwest Region

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Based on 273 income tax records
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How much do Railroad Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Railroad Engineer is $90,000 per year. This is based on data from 273 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Railroad Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Railroad Engineer salary can vary between $39,500 to $128,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Railroad Engineer salary by location

Railroad Engineer salary by company

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Union Pacific Railroad, US Midwest Region
49 income tax records
$62K – $137K
Bnsf Railway Company, US Midwest Region
72 income tax records
$42K – $126K
Norfolk Southern Corp, US Midwest Region
47 income tax records
$61K – $118K
CSX, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$64K – $113K

Railroad Engineer demographics in US Midwest Region

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29% are single
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71% are married
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50% have kids
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75% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Railroad Engineers in US Midwest Region

273 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a railroad engineer in US Midwest Region is $90,000 per year. Railroad engineer salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $39,500 to $128,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 273 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as railroad engineer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for railroad engineers in US Midwest Region: Union Pacific Railroad ($99,500 a year), Bnsf Railway Company ($94,000 a year), and Norfolk Southern Corp ($93,000 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.