Average Deckhand Hourly Pay

$14.51
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$10.13
MEDIAN
$14.51
90%
$20.28

The average hourly pay for a Deckhand is $14.51

Hourly Rate
$10 - $20
Bonus
$247 - $3k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $575
Total Pay
$23k - $55k
Is Average Deckhand Hourly Pay your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
EXPLORE BY:

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Deckhands?

What Do Deckhands Do?

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.
Find your market worth – how it works:

Job Satisfaction for Deckhand

3.8 out of 5
(32)
Highly Satisfied
4Reviews
We currently don't have any reviews for this job. Are you a Deckhand? Take our survey to help us meet this goal.

Gender Breakdown

Male
93.4%
Female
6.6%
This data is based on 76 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

63%

Dental

49%

Vision

41%

None

37%