Sailors And Marine Oilers

Training Requirements for Sailors And Marine Oilers

Sailors and marine oilers need no formal educational credential and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Sailors and marine oilers
Percent
Less than High School 9.8
High School 38.4
Some College 30.3
Associates Degree 4.9
Bachelors Degree 11.7
Masters Degree 4.8
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.2

Employment Outlook for Sailors And Marine Oilers

This represents about 28,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 2,000 more sailors and marine oilers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 9,000 more.

Typical Income for Sailors And Marine Oilers

Hourly Income

On average,sailors and marine oilers make $22.20 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Sailors and marine oilers $11.03 $14.47 $20.22 $26.37 $34.66
Transportation and material moving occupations $9.21 $10.91 $14.78 $20.76 $28.50
Water transportation workers $12.81 $18.22 $26.38 $38.72 $55.84
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, sailors and marine oilers make $46,170 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Sailors and marine oilers $22,940 $30,100 $42,060 $54,860 $72,100
Transportation and material moving occupations $19,150 $22,680 $30,730 $43,170 $59,270
Water transportation workers $26,650 $37,890 $54,870 $80,530 $116,140
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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