Commercial fisherman earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Commercial fisherman salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $31,610
Florida $39,430
Texas $17,930

How do commercial fisherman salaries compare to similar careers?

Commercial fishermen earn about the same as related careers in Alaska. On average, they make less than shipping/receiving clerks but more than animal caretakers.

Career Median Salary
Shipping/Receiving clerk salary $38K
Travel agent salary $37K
Cargo and freight agent salary $33K
Tour guide salary $33K
Animal trainer salary $29K
Commercial fisherman salary $32K
Ship loader salary $24K
Veterinary assistant salary $29K
Taxi driver salary $28K
Animal caretaker salary $25K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)