Salary for Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

Also known as:  Certified Marine Mechanic, Marine Propulsion Technician, Marine Technician, Motorboat Mechanic, Outboard Motor Mechanic, Outboard Technician helps transportation professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Motorboat mechanics and service technicians repair and adjust problems on inboard and inboard-outboard boat engines. This job can be dangerous as workers deal with power tools and unsafe work environments frequently. To be considered for this position, vocational training is almost always necessary. Once hired, one or two years of formal on-site training will usually be required before work can begin.

A Motorboat Mechanic or Service Technician will normally get a pay level that can range from 24000 - 36000 depending on seniority. Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians usually get wages of Thirty Seven Thousand Four Hundred dollars every year.

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians have the best average pay in Maryland, which has average pay of near $46560. They can expect the most salary in Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation, where they can earn compensation, on average, of $41660.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 18.43 percent nationwide in that time.
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians tend to make the most in the following industries
Public Administration $41,660
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $41,110
Transportation and Warehousing $38,900
Other Services (except Public Administration) $36,550
Manufacturing $36,120
Retail Trade $36,070
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $32,770
Wholesale Trade $33,900
Retail Trade $36,070
Manufacturing $36,120
Other Services (except Public Administration) $36,550
Transportation and Warehousing $38,900