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 Louisiana. On average, they make less than aerospace engineers but more than photonics engineers.

Career Median Salary
Aerospace engineer salary $100K
Commercial pilot salary $80K
Civil engineer salary $90K
Engineer salary $88K
Sales engineer salary $80K
Ship engineer salary $81K
Air traffic controller salary $87K
Biochemical engineer salary $84K
Nanotechnology engineer salary $84K
Photonics engineer salary $84K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)