Boat Captain Salary

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The average yearly salary for Boat Captain is $50,150. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Boat Captain, you could expect a starting pay rate of $41,300 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $59,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Boat Captain Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Boat Captain Salary

$40,120 - $60,180

Starting Yearly Boat Captain Salary

$33,040 - $49,560

Top Yearly Boat Captain Salary

$47,200 - $70,800

Monthly Boat Captain Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Boat Captain Salary

$3,343 - $5,015

Starting Monthly Boat Captain Salary

$2,753 - $4,130

Top Monthly Boat Captain Salary

$3,933 - $5,900

Hourly Boat Captain Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Boat Captain Salary

$18 - $27

Starting Hourly Boat Captain Salary

$15 - $22

Top Hourly Boat Captain Salary

$21 - $32


Boat Captain Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Boat Captain age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Boat Captain are male in the United States, and 51% of the Boat Captain are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Boat Captain


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