Career Outlook for Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Also known as:
Ballast Cleaning Machine Operator, Rail Maintenance Worker, Railroad Track Mechanic, Track Layer, Track Machine Operator, Track Maintainer, Track Moving Machine Operator, Track Repair Worker, Track Repairer, Track Service Worker

The overall job outlook for Track Laying or Rail Maintenance Equipment Operator careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 60.50 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 3.78 percent per year. Demand for Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators is expected to go up, with an expected 10,280 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 27.72 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators in the following states

New York 3,210
Texas 1,230
Illinois 1,120
Pennsylvania 790
Ohio 560
Minnesota 500
New Jersey 420
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Utah
30
Vermont
30
Maine
30
Nevada
60
West Virginia
60
North Carolina
100
Wyoming
100