Marine Surveyor Salary

Marine Surveyors in the United States can expect wages of $71K per year on average. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little over a half. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 88 percent of Marine Surveyors are male. For the most part, Marine Surveyors enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$40,194 - $104,872

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$13.81 - $106.04

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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$40,194 - $104,872  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,544  
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$39,953 - $122,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 94
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Hourly Rate
$13.81 - $106.04  
   
Overtime
$20.86 - $73.97  
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$0.00 - $14,544  
   
Total Pay (?
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$39,953 - $122,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Job Description for Marine Surveyor

A marine surveyor works to ensure that marine vessels and structures are safe and up to statutory code. The job entails examining intricate details of individual ships and other structures that are typically found outside of ports and in the ocean. Strong attention to detail is needed, as well as the ability to understand and apply statutory safety and quality controls.

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Pay by Experience Level for Marine Surveyor

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


Marine Surveyors with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $57K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $74K. Marine Surveyors who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $85K. Marine Surveyors with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $96K.

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Experience Affects Marine Surveyor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$72,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 14%
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