Marine Services Technician Salary

Men represent the vast majority of Marine Services Technicians in the United States. People in this role can earn an average of $17.45 per hour nationwide. The larger part enjoy medical while close to one-fourth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to nearly one in six. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Marine Services Technicians — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$24,832 - $69,883
(Median)
$25K
$41K
$70K
MEDIAN: $41,174
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$12.28 - $24.78
(Median)
$12
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$24,832 - $69,883  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,466  
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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$25,754 - $58,408  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.28 - $24.78  
   
Overtime
$18.51 - $41.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,466  
   
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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$25,754 - $58,408  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 127
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Job Description for Marine Services Technician

Marine services technicians are responsible for the maintenance and functionality of ships and other marine equipment. They often work in a marine services facility, such as a shipyard. Technicians must have a vast knowledge of the functionality of marine equipment, including navigation equipment, boat engines, hulls, propellers, and rigging. On top of this, they may also be required to install or repair electrical or sanitation services on a vessel, such as steering gear, and refrigeration.

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Marine Services Technician Tasks

  • Liaise with shipyard personnel and boat representatives to ensure smooth communication.
  • Troubleshoot, identify, analyze, and repair product failures.
  • Commission and perform acceptance sea trails and demonstrate functionality of equipment to customers.
  • Install and maintain products and equipment at customers' sites.
  • Provide phone support to customers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Marine Services Technician

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


The average beginner in this position makes around $31K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $42K. Marine Services Technicians claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $42K. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $47K.

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Experience Affects Marine Services Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$38,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 61% dental benefits Dental: 25%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 38%
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