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Barge Captain Salary
in the United States

How much does a Barge Captain make in the United States?
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$77,380 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$37 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,592 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average barge captain salary in United States is $77,380 or an equivalent hourly rate of $37. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,592. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$54,946 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$95,723 (USD)

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