Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

General Information

Description

Load and unload chemicals and bulk solids, such as coal, sand, and grain into or from tank cars, trucks, or ships using material moving equipment. May perform a variety of other tasks relating to shipment of products. May gauge or sample shipping tanks and test them for leaks.

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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$38,220

State-by-state Salary

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$62,250
$26,260
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • High school 81%
  • Less than high school 12%
  • Post-secondary certificate 3%
  • Bachelor's degree 1%
  • Some college 0%
  • Master's degree 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Associate's degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%

Knowledge

  • Production and Processing
  • Mechanical
  • Public Safety and Security
  • Transportation
  • Administration and Management
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