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How much does a Locomotive Engineer make in North Carolina?

Average Locomotive Engineer Hourly Wage in North Carolina

Locomotive Engineers earn a median hourly wage of $25.35. Hourly wages typically start from $19.72 and go up to $32.72.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Locomotive Engineer Yearly Salary in North Carolina

Locomotive Engineers earn a median salary of $52,730 per year. Salaries typically start from $41,010 and go up to $68,060.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Locomotive Engineer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Locomotive Engineer Earnings

The highest earning Locomotive Engineers in North Carolina earn:

$32.72
an hour
$68,060
per year
Senior Locomotive Engineer Earnings

Senior Locomotive Engineers in North Carolina earn:

$28.87
an hour
$60,050
per year
Experienced Locomotive Engineer Earnings

Experienced Locomotive Engineers in North Carolina earn:

$25.35
an hour
$52,730
per year
Junior Locomotive Engineer Earnings

Junior Locomotive Engineers in North Carolina earn:

$21.67
an hour
$45,080
per year
Starting Locomotive Engineer Earnings

Starting Locomotive Engineers in North Carolina earn:

$19.72
an hour
$41,010
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Locomotive Engineer salary comparison

Locomotive Engineers earn less than 87% percent of Engineering careers in North Carolina. Locomotive Engineer salaries are in the top 69% of all careers in North Carolina.

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Historical salary for Locomotive Engineers in North Carolina

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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