How much does a Signal Maintainer make?

Updated Jul 23, 2021

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$72,841 /yr
Average Base Pay

176 salaries

$56K

Low

$73K

Average

$95K

High

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The national average salary for Signal Maintainer is $72,841 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Signal Maintainer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 176 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Signal Maintainer employees.

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Norfolk Southern
2.3

Norfolk Southern

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $32 - $38
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$32

$38

$32 - $38 Range

BNSF Railway
3.1

BNSF Railway

Signal Maintainer

$90,000

 /yr
Range: $65K - $118K

$65K

$118K

$64,681 - $117,534 Range

CSX
2.6

CSX

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$37

 /hr
Range: $34 - $41

$34

$41

$34 - $41 Range

Union Pacific
2.1

Union Pacific

Signal Maintainer

$79,484

 /yr
Range: $50K - $84K

$50K

$84K

$49,697 - $83,783 Range

Metropolitan Transportation Authority
3.4

Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Signal Maintainer

$81,144

 /yr
Range: $57K - $95K

$57K

$95K

$56,578 - $94,500 Range

Amtrak
3.6

Amtrak

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $33 - $38

$33

$38

$33 - $38 Range

CN
3.3

CN

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $30 - $44

$30

$44

$30 - $44 Range

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TriMet
3.6

TriMet

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$37

 /hr
Range: $36 - $42

$36

$42

$36 - $42 Range

Septa
3.4

Septa

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $29 - $35

$29

$35

$29 - $35 Range

Florida East Coast Railway
3

Florida East Coast Railway

Signal Maintainer

$61,542

 /yr
Range: $57K - $67K

$57K

$67K

$57,154 - $67,493 Range

Kansas City Southern
4

Kansas City Southern

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$37

 /hr
Range: $30 - $41

$30

$41

$30 - $41 Range

Genesee & Wyoming
3.3

Genesee & Wyoming

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $28 - $32

$28

$32

$28 - $32 Range

Dallas Area Rapid Transit
3.4

Dallas Area Rapid Transit

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $28 - $29

$28

$29

$28 - $29 Range

Denver Transit Operators
3.6

Denver Transit Operators

Signal Maintainer

$83,554

 /yr
Range: $84K - $101K

$84K

$101K

$83,554 - $101,147 Range

CDL Electric
4.5

CDL Electric

Signal Maintainer - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $20

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

New Jersey Transit
3.4

New Jersey Transit

Signal Maintainer - Hourly
About 

$32 -$37

 hourly

$32

$37

$32 - $37 Range

National Signal

Signal Maintainer - Hourly
About 

$18 -$25

 hourly

$18

$25

$18 - $25 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Signal Maintainer
About 

$30K -$33K

$30K

$33K

$30,235 - $32,538 Range

Siemens
4.1

Siemens

Signal Maintainer - Hourly
About 

$24 -$26

 hourly

$24

$26

$24 - $26 Range

Time Warner Cable
3.2

Time Warner Cable

Signal Maintainer - Hourly
About 

$23 -$25

 hourly

$23

$25

$23 - $25 Range

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The national average salary for a Signal Maintainer is $72,841 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Signal Maintainer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 176 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Signal Maintainer employees.

The highest salary for a Signal Maintainer in United States is $95,093 per year.

The lowest salary for a Signal Maintainer in United States is $55,796 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent signal maintainer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$89,000
per year
A Terminal Operator in the Anchorage, AK Area area reported making $89,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Anchorage, AK Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$35
hourly
A Signal Maintainer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$90,000
per year
A Signal Maintainer in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Oklahoma City, OK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$80,000
per year
A Signal Maintainer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45
hourly
A Signal Maintainer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $45 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$30
hourly
A Terminal Operator in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$28
hourly
A Signal Maintainer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Signal Maintainer in the Billings, MT Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Billings, MT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$60,000
per year
A Terminal Operator in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public