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Boat Hoist Operator Salary

$39,526 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$628

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Boat Hoist Operator is $39,526 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Boat Hoist Operator is between $29,796 and $47,610. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates mobile boat hoist to lift and lower yachts and cruisers in and out of water, and to move boats to designated work or storage areas: starts hoist engine and pushes and pulls levers to move and maneuver four-wheeled boat hoist to straddle boats for moving.
  • Passes sling ends under straddled boat hull, shackles sling ends to winch span, and moves levers to operate power-winch to raise boat clear of support blocks or skids.
  • Drives hoist to move suspended boat to designated location or to hoisting dock to lower boat into water.
  • Operates winch to lower boat to point just above ground surface.
  • Places keel blocks under keel and lowers boat onto keel blocks.
  • Slides and positions hull support blocks and frames against boat bottom for vertical support.
  • Loosens and pulls slings from underneath boat.
  • Drives hoist to dock and lowers boat until slings are slack and signals boat operator to back boat out to clear slings and dock.
  • Operates winch to raise slings out of water or leaves slings in water to pick up another boat.
  • Operates truck to tow empty skids around display or shop areas.
  • Jacks up skids and cradled boats and places dollies under skids to facilitate moving boats in display area.
  • Mounts propellers on shafts to prepare new boats for launching.
  • Operates boats to maneuver boats in and out of slips.
  • Performs related boat handling duties.
Boat Hoist Operator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Hoist and Winch Operators

Job family population: 3,080

Estimated population of Boat Hoist Operator jobs: 139

Rate of error: 9.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$45,822
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Boat Hoist Operator Job Listings for United States

Boat Hoist Operator / Marina Maintenance Technician
May 22
Redondo Beach, CA, USA
Leonardo Management
BOAT HOIST OPERATOR / MARINA MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN Redondo Beach Marina and Leonardo Management, Inc. maintain following areas: * 68 Boat Slips * 30 Boat Moorings * Commercial/Visitor Boat Docks ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Boat Hoist Operator is $39,526 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Boat Hoist Operator is between $29,796 and $47,610. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Boat Hoist Operator / Marina Maintenance Technician
May 22
Redondo Beach, CA, USA
Leonardo Management
BOAT HOIST OPERATOR / MARINA MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN Redondo Beach Marina and Leonardo Management, Inc. maintain following areas: * 68 Boat Slips * 30 Boat Moorings * Commercial/Visitor Boat Docks ...
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