Signal and Track Switch Repairers
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Moderate Risk (41-60%): Occupations with a moderate risk of automation usually involve routine tasks but still require some human judgment and interaction.
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Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. However, the automation risk level we have generated suggests a higher chance of automation: 55% chance of automation.
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The number of 'Signal and Track Switch Repairers' job openings is expected to rise 3.7% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Signal and Track Switch Repairers' was $81,300, or $39 per hour
'Signal and Track Switch Repairers' were paid 75.6% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 6,880 people employed as 'Signal and Track Switch Repairers' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 21 thousand people are employed as '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.
SOC Code: 49-9097.00
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