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 New Jersey. On average, they make less than shipmates but more than aircraft mechanics.

Career Median Salary
Shipmate salary $104K
Commercial pilot salary $96K
Mechanical engineer salary $94K
Logistician salary $87K
Transportation planner salary $89K
Ship engineer salary $91K
Customs broker salary $80K
Geodesist salary $78K
Mining and geological engineer salary $78K
Aircraft mechanic salary $77K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)