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Deckhand salary in United States

How much does a Deckhand make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $17.25
Low $9.36
High $31.80
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a deckhand is $17.25 per hour in the United States. 604 salaries reported, updated at December 7, 2023

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Top companies for Deckhands in United States

    7 reviews8 salaries reported
    $21.53per hour
  2. $21.19per hour
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Highest paying cities for Deckhands near United States

  1. Seattle, WA
    $25.65 per hour
    15 salaries reported
  2. Norfolk, VA
    $23.20 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Paducah, KY
    $18.72 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  1. Chicago, IL
    $17.35 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. New Orleans, LA
    $17.21 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  3. San Diego, CA
    $16.78 per hour
    25 salaries reported
  1. Mobile, AL
    $15.77 per hour
    11 salaries reported
  2. Baton Rouge, LA
    $14.59 per hour
    15 salaries reported
  3. New Iberia, LA
    $14.19 per hour
    7 salaries reported
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Where can a Deckhand earn more?

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Most common benefits for Deckhands

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,122 ratings

61% of Deckhands in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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Common questions about salaries for a Deckhand

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