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Locomotive Engineers (BLE)


Salary Breakdown (2019)

  • Gross Salary: $15,500
  • Allowances: $0
  • Official Business: $0
  • Other Compensation: $0

Salary History

Year TitleGross SalaryTotal Compensation
2019GENERAL CHAIMAN$15,500$15,500
2018GENERAL CHAIRMAN$185,170$200,059
2017GENERAL CHAIRMAN$155,770$171,536
2016GENERAL CHAIRMAN$144,844$173,514
2015GENERAL CHAIRMAN$153,631$174,064
2014GENERAL CHAIRMAN$144,945$170,875
2013GENERAL CHAIRMAN$139,697$157,698
2012GENERAL CHAIRMAN$129,076$149,764
2011SECOND VICE GENERAL CHAIR$105,215$128,338
2010SECOND VICE GENERAL CHAIR$97,091$122,220
20092ND VICE GENERAL CHAIRMAN$92,394$110,643
2008SECOND VICE CHAIRMAN$31,497$38,013
20073RD VICE GC / LC$16,636$24,804
20063RD VICE GC/ LC$10,320$18,611
20053RD VICE GENERAL CHAIRMAN$2,160$17,470
2004LOCAL CHAIRMAN$4,560$7,425
2003LOCAL CHAIRMAN$600$600

Source: LM forms filed with the Office of Labor-Management Standards. This information is a public record, which can also be found on the Department of Labor's website: