Boat Mechanic Salary

The average wage for a Boat Mechanic is $16.42 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$35,119 - $57,968
$41K
MEDIAN: $41,000
50%

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$10.14 - $25.17
$10
$16
$25
MEDIAN: $16.42
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$41,000  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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$24,050 - $59,868  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $25.17  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.48  
Overtime
$7.14 - $29.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,050 - $59,868  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Job Description for Boat Mechanic

  • Inspect and diagnose mechanical and engine problems.
  • Work with clients to explain pricing, timeline and potential outcomes.
  • Perform repairs, cleanings and upgrades to boats and associated equipment.

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Pay by Experience Level for Boat Mechanic

Pay by Experience for a Boat Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Boat Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 18 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Boat Mechanic with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Boat Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 15 salaries. A Boat Mechanic with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Boat Mechanic

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Boat Mechanic Salaries

Experienced
▲26%

Late-Career
▲13%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 57%