A Comparative Study of Railway Wages and the Cost of Living in the United States, the United Kingdom, and the Principal Countries of Continental Europ by Association of American RailroadsA Comparative Study of Railway Wages and the Cost of Living in the United States, the United Kingdom, and the Principal Countries of Continental Europ by Association of American Railroads

A Comparative Study of Railway Wages and the Cost of Living in the United States, the United…

byAssociation of American Railroads

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Information is not obtainable upon which can be based a com prehensive statement of railway wages being paid at this time in the different countries. Therefore it is necessary to make compari sons for the latest year for Which comparable data are available.

The average daily compensation of railway employees of all classes for the year 1910 was in the United States, in the United Kingdom, excluding supplementary allowances negligibly affecting the average, it was in prussia-hesse 81 cents, and in Austria 89 cents. The lowest paid railway employee in the United States, the ordinary trackman, receives a greater compensation than many of the railway employees of France, even those of higher grades and with responsible duties. The compensation of railway employees is from two to three times as high in the United States as in Italy.

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Title:A Comparative Study of Railway Wages and the Cost of Living in the United States, the United…Format:PaperbackDimensions:82 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.17 inPublished:October 16, 2018Publisher:FB&C LtdLanguage:English

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