Oceanographers Salary

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The average yearly salary for Oceanographers is $63,750. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Oceanographers, you could expect a starting pay rate of $52,500 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 $75,000 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 Oceanographers Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Oceanographers Salary

$51,000 - $76,500

Starting Yearly Oceanographers Salary

$42,000 - $63,000

Top Yearly Oceanographers Salary

$60,000 - $90,000

Monthly Oceanographers Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Oceanographers Salary

$4,250 - $6,375

Starting Monthly Oceanographers Salary

$3,500 - $5,250

Top Monthly Oceanographers Salary

$5,000 - $7,500

Hourly Oceanographers Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Oceanographers Salary

$23 - $34

Starting Hourly Oceanographers Salary

$19 - $28

Top Hourly Oceanographers Salary

$27 - $40

Oceanographers Gender and Age Stats

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

National Salary Data for Oceanographers

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