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Estimated Employment310
Mean wage$34.78
Entry wage$21.13
10th percentile wage$18.35
50th percentile wage$31.76
90th percentile wage$51.80
 Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment
Percent
Support Activities for Transportation8025.3%
Water Transportation7022.1%
Educational Services205.9%
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation104.6%
 Best Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment
Median Wage
Water Transportation70  $41.68
Public Administration10  $31.93
Support Activities for Transportation80  $28.17
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation10  $27.93
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels (53-5021)
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).
Median Wage History
YearThis
Occupation
Compared to
Occupational Group
Difference
Current  $31.76 $18.80 $12.96
2021$30.24+5.0%$17.90+5.0%$12.34
2020$28.99+4.3%$17.16+4.3%$11.83
2019$27.81+4.3%$16.46+4.3%$11.35
2018$26.72+4.1%$15.82+4.1%$10.90
2017$25.76+3.8%$15.25+3.8%$10.51
2016$24.95+3.2%$14.77+3.2%$10.18
2015$24.25+2.9%$14.36+2.9%$9.90
2014$23.68+2.4%$14.02+2.4%$9.66
2013$23.11+2.5%$13.68+2.5%$9.43
YearThis
Occupation
Compared to
All Occupations
Difference
Current  $31.76 $24.37 $7.39
2021$30.24+5.0%$23.42+4.0%$6.82
2020$28.99+4.3%$22.62+3.5%$6.37
2019$27.81+4.3%$21.98+2.9%$5.83
2018$26.72+4.1%$21.34+3.0%$5.39
2017$25.76+3.8%$20.73+2.9%$5.03
2016$24.95+3.2%$20.24+2.4%$4.70
2015$24.25+2.9%$19.73+2.6%$4.52
2014$23.68+2.4%$19.31+2.2%$4.37
2013$23.11+2.5%$18.96+1.9%$4.15

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2022

Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
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