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 7% less than similar careers in California. On average, they make less than water engineers but more than agricultural engineers.

Career Median Salary
Water engineer salary $109K
Environmental engineer salary $109K
Industrial engineer salary $102K
Biomedical engineer salary $102K
Geodesist salary $98K
Ship engineer salary $89K
Logistician salary $87K
Shipmate salary $81K
Ship captain salary $81K
Agricultural engineer salary $88K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)