Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Marine Electrician is $24.22
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Marine Electricians?
An early career Marine Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.67 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Marine Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.37 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Marine …Read more
What Do Marine Electricians Do?
Marine electricians are responsible for installing and maintaining electrical systems and/or equipment on ships and boats. They typically work at sea or in docks and ports and must be able to troubleshoot and repair a variety of electrical problems. They must always ensure compliance with all shipyard safety procedures and guidelines, as well as environmental guidelines, and the ability to troubleshoot and repair electrical circuits and systems is also necessary.
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- Install, repair, inspect and replace electrical systems.
- Test voltage and insulation.
- Identify problems in the electrical systems along with causes and solutions.
- Work from blueprints and diagrams.