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Diver Tender Salary

$40,009 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$684

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 14, 2019

The average pay for a Diver Tender is $40,009 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Diver Tender is between $30,120 and $48,192. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Diver Tender. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Helps diver into diving suit, inspects diving equipment, and maintains communications with submerged diver by lifeline or telephone: helps diver into suit equipped with hardshell headpiece (helmet), breathing hose, belt and breast weights, and leaded feet.
  • Examines equipment to ensure no obstructions in airhose and communication line exist and that air pressure is in accordance with diver's specifications.
  • Hands equipment to diver and helps diver into water.
  • Attends lifeline and telephone to receive signals from diver, such as tugs on lifeline and instructions on telephone, to pull in or let out lifeline and airhose.
  • Maintains check on time diver is submerged, weather conditions, and air compressor to ensure safety of diver.
  • May be assigned only to letting out and taking in airhose and be designated hose tender.
Diver Tender Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Job family population: 26,320

Estimated population of Diver Tender jobs: 2,421

Rate of error: 3.6%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$46,382
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Diver Tender Job Listings for United States

DASH Diver / Tender
Nov 25
Green Pond, NJ, USA
Aquatic Environmental Research & Management, LLC.
DASH Diver / Tender DASH Divers / Tenders are responsible for working at the direction of Dive Foreman in four-person teams to accomplish IAS removal work. Each team member splits his or her time ...
Diver / Tender
Oct 28
Campbell, CA, USA
Aquatic Solutions Limited
Diver certification is helpful but not necessary. We are happy to train someone if they are the right fit. This is a diver position to repair swimming pools. Job would include but not be limited to
Offshore Positions
Nov 22
Houma, LA, USA
Morrison Delivery Energy
... Dive Supervisor • Dive Tenders • Foremen • Riggers • Leaderman • Welders • Mechanics • Cooks • Galleyhands • Barge Clerks • AB/Bosun • Dive Supt. • SAT Tech • Divers ...

The average pay for a Diver Tender is $40,009 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Diver Tender is between $30,120 and $48,192. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Diver Tender. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Campbell, CA, USA
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Diver certification is helpful but not necessary. We are happy to train someone if they are the right fit. This is a diver position to repair swimming pools. Job would include but not be limited to
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