Ship Engineers Salary in United States (2024)

The average salary for Ship Engineers in the United States is around $100980 per year.

How much do Ship Engineers make in the United States?

In the United States, Ship Engineers earn an average hourly wage of $48.55 and a mean annual wage of $100980.

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Ship Engineers earnings by experience

For Ship Engineers positions in the United States, hourly wages vary widely. The 10th percentile earns approximately $25.25 per hour, while those at the 25th percentile earn about $34.81 per hour. The median hourly wage stands at $41.97, and at the 75th percentile, it increases to $51.72. The top earners, at the 90th percentile, command an impressive $67.3 hourly.

When considering annual wages for Ship Engineers roles, the distribution remains diverse. At the 10th percentile, workers earn around $52520 annually, while those at the 25th percentile make about $72410 annually. The median annual wage, however, is $87300. For the 75th percentile, the figure rises to $107580, and at the 90th percentile, it peaks at $139990 per year.

Earnings for Starting level Ship Engineers

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Earnings for Junior-level Ship Engineers

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Earnings for Mid-level Ship Engineers

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Earnings for Senior-level Ship Engineers

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Earnings for Top-level Ship Engineers

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Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (Last updated: May 2023)