Marine engineer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Marine engineer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $107,470
California $120,410
Connecticut $116,720
District of Columbia $120,080
Florida $89,170
Hawaii $74,540
Idaho $74,400
Louisiana $100,940
Massachusetts $63,610
Maryland $109,900
Maine $90,760
Missouri $76,310
Mississippi $103,930
New Jersey $97,010
New York $105,810
Oregon $90,560
Texas $89,860
Virginia $88,470
Washington $87,540

How do marine engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Marine engineers earn 7% less than similar careers in Massachusetts. On average, they make less than computer systems engineers but more than explosives workers.

Career Median Salary
Computer systems engineer salary $89K
Software quality assurance engineer salary $89K
Water engineer salary $85K
Environmental engineer salary $85K
Ship engineer salary $81K
Marine engineer salary $64K
Naval architect salary $64K
Locomotive engineer salary $63K
Geodesist salary $62K
Explosives worker salary $61K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)