Average Salary for United States Coast Guard Employees

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United States Coast Guard typically pays:
below market

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Employer: United States Coast Guard
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[-]Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) (2)
$28,974 - $50,647  
[-]Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) (2)
Total Pay$28,974 - $50,647  
[+]Contracting Officer (2)
$63,186 - $114,995  
[+]Contracting Officer (2)
Salary$63,152 - $112,908  
Total Pay$63,186 - $114,995  
[+]Electronics Technician (2)
$17,568 - $55,595  
[+]Electronics Technician (2)
Salary$25,131 - $59,254  
Total Pay$17,568 - $55,595  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (2)
$48,946 - $131,671  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (2)
Salary$46,972 - $130,595  
Total Pay$48,946 - $131,671  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 36

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The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is a branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven U.S. uniformed services. The Coast Guard is a maritime, military, multi-mission service unique among the U.S. military branches for having a maritime law enforcement mission (with jurisdiction in both domestic…
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Key Stats for United States Coast Guard


21 %
79 %
$35,931 - $94,819
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
$40,000 - $76,200
United States (change)

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