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 Tennessee. On average, they make less than explosives workers but more than drywall installers.

Career Median Salary
Explosives worker salary $39K
Recreational vehicle service technician salary $49K
Plasterer salary $42K
HVAC technician salary $41K
Rigger salary $38K
Commercial diver salary $41K
Auto body repairer salary $37K
Automotive service technician salary $38K
Motorcycle mechanic salary $35K
Drywall installer salary $40K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)