The average pay for a Ship Captain is $91,612 a year and $44 an hour in Delaware, United States.
The average salary range for a Ship Captain is between $64,680 and $113,517.
On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Ship Captain.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.
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Commands ship to transport passengers, freight, and other cargo across oceans, bays, lakes, and in coastal waters.
Sets course of ship, using navigational aids, such as charts, area plotting sheets, compass, and sextant, and orders crew worker at helm to steer ship.
Requires licensed by US Coast Guard for steam, motor, or sail ship according to waters navigated and tonnage of ship.
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Ship Captain Job Listings for Delaware, United States