Ship engineer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Ship engineer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New York $99,340
Texas $99,060
Washington $99,040
Alaska $99,000
Mississippi $98,850
South Carolina $95,200
Massachusetts $92,500
Missouri $91,760
New Jersey $90,760
California $89,390
Oregon $89,260
Louisiana $81,460
Florida $80,940
Indiana $80,580
Virginia $80,010
Kentucky $79,620
Illinois $78,830
Tennessee $78,510
Michigan $75,620
Pennsylvania $74,730
Georgia $73,520
Connecticut $64,160
Hawaii $62,300
Minnesota $60,770
Maine $53,320
North Carolina $50,110
Alabama $39,280
Puerto Rico $30,570
Maryland $102,070

How do ship engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Ship engineers earn about the same as related careers in Alabama. On average, they make less than biomedical engineers but more than power engineers.

Career Median Salary
Biomedical engineer salary $75K
Avionics technician salary $76K
Agricultural engineer salary $62K
Freight and cargo inspector salary $78K
Aircraft mechanic salary $76K
Ship engineer salary $39K
Industrial engineering technician salary $60K
Geodesist salary $48K
Ship loader salary $48K
Power engineer salary $41K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)