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 about the same as related careers in New York. On average, they make less than pipefitters but more than millwrights.

Career Median Salary
Pipefitter salary $67K
Plumber salary $67K
Cement mason salary $72K
Explosives worker salary $70K
Carpenter salary $61K
Commercial diver salary $50K
Avionics technician salary $70K
Building and construction inspector salary $62K
Roofer salary $55K
Millwright salary $60K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)