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The average boat & barge operator salary in Alabama, United States is $54,092 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. This is 10% lower (-$6,018) than the average boat & barge operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,552. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.
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An entry level boat & barge operator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $38,575. On the other end, a senior level boat & barge operator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $64,439.

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Job Description
Command or supervise operations of ships and water vessels, such as tugboats and ferryboats. Required to hold license issued by U.S. Coast Guard. Excludes “Motorboat Operators" (53-5022).

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