Commercial diver earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Commercial diver salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $78,480
Alabama $59,750
California $57,020
Connecticut $58,540
Florida $38,700
Indiana $56,820
Kentucky $45,100
Louisiana $41,690
Maryland $46,570
Michigan $53,970
Missouri $33,060
North Carolina $37,590
New Hampshire $57,910
New Jersey $74,430
New York $49,900
Ohio $35,820
South Carolina $31,690
Tennessee $40,840
Texas $45,380
Virginia $44,840
Washington $56,640

How do commercial diver salaries compare to similar careers?

Commercial divers earn 8% less than similar careers in Alabama. On average, they make less than construction managers but more than explosives workers.

Career Median Salary
Construction manager salary $77K
Elevator mechanic salary $66K
Avionics technician salary $54K
Surveyor salary $55K
Building and construction inspector salary $55K
Commercial diver salary $60K
Machine assembler salary $51K
Extraction worker salary $56K
Marine electrician salary $49K
Explosives worker salary $52K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)