Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Port Engineer is $91,666
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Port Engineers?
An early career Port Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $86,575 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Port Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,247 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Port Engineer with …Read more
What Do Port Engineers Do?
Port engineers are responsible for providing engineering support in a port setting. They are in charge of completing engineering tasks and managing a group of port specialists. They are the first point of contact for technical staff. They identify possible engineering flaws and strive to fix them or delegate tasks in a timely manner. They also complete maintenance tasks on a regular basis and follow specific maritime protocols. They manage contractors onboard and follow strict safety procedures …Read more
- Coordinate vessels and crew for shipyard repairs.
- Approve, coordinate and make appropriate adjustments for non-routine repairs.
- Estimate and plan budgets for fleet maintenance.
- Monitor and update documentation and maintenance plans.