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Marine Electrician Salary

Men account for the majority of Marine Electricians in the United States. The overall average income for this group is approximately $21.59 per hour. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — slightly less than a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by about two in five. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$49,316 - $90,390
(Median)
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76K
90K
MEDIAN: $60,000
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$14.52 - $29.29
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$49,316 - $90,390  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,500  
Total Pay (?
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$31,801 - $80,219  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.52 - $29.29  
   
Overtime
$14.30 - $38.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,500  
   
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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$31,801 - $80,219  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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Job Description for Marine Electrician

  • Identify problems in the electrical systems along with causes and solutions.
  • Work from blueprints and diagrams.
  • Install, repair, inspect and replace electrical systems.
  • Test voltage and insulation.

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Pay by Experience Level for Marine Electrician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $42K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $50K. On average, Marine Electricians make $58K following one to two decades on the job. People who have worked for 20 years or more actually report earning less than people who are in the middle of their careers; the veterans take home a mere $53K by contrast.

Experience Affects Marine Electrician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$51,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 40%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 28%