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 6% less than similar careers in Maine. On average, they make less than customs brokers but more than power engineers.

Career Median Salary
Customs broker salary $67K
Ship captain salary $66K
Shipmate salary $66K
Transportation planner salary $77K
Geodesist salary $63K
Ship engineer salary $53K
Industrial engineering technician salary $60K
Cargo and freight agent salary $59K
Aircraft mechanic salary $50K
Power engineer salary $51K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)