2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries
Transit and Railroad Police protect and police railroad and transit property, employees, or passengers.
Table of contents
- Average salary
- Starting salary
- Salary rank
- Salary range
- Highest paying states
- Highest paying industries
Entry-level Transit and Railroad Police with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $44,520 to $54,080 per year or $21 to $26 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.
We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Transit and Railroad Police to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.
|Highest (Top 10%)||$48||$99,050|
|Senior (Top 25%)||$40||$83,360|
|Middle (Mid 50%)||$35||$72,580|
|Junior (Bottom 25%)||$26||$54,080|
|No experience (Bottom 10%)||$21||$44,520|
Highest paying states
Another simple way to increase your salary as a Transit and Railroad Police is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like OH doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at OH might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.
According to BLS, the highest paid Transit and Railroad Police are in the states of OH, IL, NV, NJ and MN.
Highest paying industries
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