Train Operator salary in California

Average salary
Based on 91 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Train Operators make?
The average total salary for a Train Operator is $68,500 per year. This is based on data from 91 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Train Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Train Operator salary can vary between $26,500 to $116,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Train Operator salary by location

Train Operator salary by company

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Salary range**
Sf Bay Area Rapid Transit, California
44 income tax records
$33K – $119K
Los Angeles County, California
12 income tax records
$16K – $77K
San Diego Trolley, California
12 income tax records
$33K – $73K

Train Operator demographics in California

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55% are single
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45% are married
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38% have kids
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43% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Train Operators in California

91 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a train operator in California is $68,500 per year. Train operator salaries in California can vary between $26,500 to $116,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 91 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as train operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for train operators in California: Sf Bay Area Rapid Transit ($83,500 a year), Los Angeles County ($61,500 a year), and San Diego Trolley ($54,000 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.