Amtrak Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does an Amtrak Engineer make in the United States? The average Amtrak Engineer salary in the United States is $72,001 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $65,323 and $79,389. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is an Amtrak Engineer?

Engineers, as practitioners of engineering, are professionals who invent, design, analyze, build, and test machines, systems, structures and materials to fulfill objectives and requirements while considering the limitations imposed by practicality, regulation, safety, and cost. The word engineer (Latin ingeniator) is derived from the Latin words ingeniare ("to create, generate, contrive, devise") and ingenium ("cleverness"). The foundational qualifications of an engineer typically include a four-year bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline, or in some jurisdictions, a master's degree in...

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Amtrak Engineer in United States. The base salary for Amtrak Engineer ranges from $$65,323 to $79,389 with the average base salary of $72,001. The total cash compensation, which includes bonus, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $68,444 to $85,805 with the average total cash compensation of $75,534.

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