Salary for Marine Architects

Also known as:  Marine Architect, Marine Equipment Engineer, Marine Structural Designer, Naval Engineer, Ships Equipment Engineer helps science and professional engineers find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Working in collaboration with marine engineers, marine architects design and oversee ship-building and watercraft development. They may also design floating structures, weaponry and signaling devices such as buoys. The technical nature of this job requires a minimum of a four year college degree, and knowledge of shipbuilding terminology and function is beneficial, if not compulsory.

A Marine Architect can expect an average compensation somewhere between 64000 - 96000 depending on education and tenure levels. Marine Architects can get a wage of Eighty Five Thousand dollars yearly.

Marine Architects receive the highest pay in Maryland, which has a compensation of just about $107680. People in this category of job can obtain the highest compensation in Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, where they can receive an average pay rate of $110970.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 15.29 percent nationwide in that time.
Marine Architects tend to make the most in the following industries
Management of Companies and Enterprises $110,970
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $88,050
Transportation and Warehousing $81,630
Manufacturing $69,390
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Manufacturing $69,390
Transportation and Warehousing $81,630
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $88,050
Management of Companies and Enterprises $110,970
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