A Deckhand earns an average wage of C$21.18 per hour.

C$20,640 - C$66,000
C$21K
C$50K
C$66K
MEDIAN: C$49,588
10%
50%
90%
C$11.24 - C$29.70
C$11
C$21
C$30
MEDIAN: C$21.08
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$65K
Salary C$20,640 - C$66,000
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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C$24,259 - C$65,997
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 14
Hourly Data C$0C$51
Hourly Rate C$11.24 - C$29.70
Hourly Tips C$0.38
Overtime C$36.00
Annual Data C$0C$65K
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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C$24,259 - C$65,997
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

Job Description for Deckhand

"Deckhand" typically refers to a low-ranking sailor who works on a ship and assists in its ongoing maintenance. Deckhands are often employed on commercial ships and occasionally by private ships.

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Deckhand Tasks

  • Maintains appropriate levels of lubricant in all main engine and the ship service diesel generator.
  • Reads gauges and other indicators such as fuel oil pressure and temperature.
  • Adjusts steam burning boiler drafts and maintains proper combustion, pressure and water levels in boilers.
  • Greases/lubricates bearings, pumps and couplings.
  • Operates and cleans oil filtration and centrifuge equipment.

Deckhand Pay By Employer

$0$54K

$41,759

Deckhand Job Listings

Key Stats for Deckhand

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Deckhand Salaries

Experienced
▲17%

National Average
C$48,000

Late-Career
▼5%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 44%