Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Subway and Streetcar Operators: Career Information
Subway and Streetcar Operators
Top 3 streetcar operators Jobs
- Milwaukee, WI
Adheres to all traffic safety laws, regulations, standard operating and emergency procedures
+ Acts in an appropriate, professional manner at all
Cincinnati Streetcar Operator
- Cincinnati, OH
Adheres to all traffic
- Herzog Transit Services
- Oklahoma City, OK
The route will include 22 stops linking major employers, businesses, attractions and residences in the downtown area.
Duties and Responsibilities
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What Subway and streetcar operators Do
Operate subway or elevated suburban trains with no separate locomotive, or electric-powered streetcar, to transport passengers. May handle fares.
Subway and streetcar operator Salaries
- 2014 employment: 12,000
- May 2015 median annual wage: $62,360
Job Outlook for Subway and streetcar operators
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: 600
- Growth rate: 5 percent (As fast as average)
How to Become a Subway or streetcar operator
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.