Average Ship Captain Salary in Houston, Texas

Average Ship Captain Salary in Houston, Texas

$72,348
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
25%
$62k
MEDIAN
$72k
75%
$120k

The average salary for a Ship Captain is $72,348

Base Salary
$62k - $120k
Total Pay
$63k - $118k
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What Do Ship Captains Do?

Ship Captain Tasks
  • Command and navigate naval vessels through the transportation of personnel and goods.
  • Keep crew and ship prepared for crisis situations.
  • Track and evaluate records for cargo, crew, and ship maintenance.
  • Coordinate crews for all ship duties in harbor and at sea.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
100.0%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

33%

None

67%