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Ship Master Salary

How much does a Ship Master make in the United States?
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$86,500 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$42 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$3,304 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average ship master salary in United States is $86,500 or an equivalent hourly rate of $42. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $3,304. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$61,070 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$107,182 (USD)

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