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Ship Captain Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$79,350 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$3,031

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Ship Captain is $79,350 a year and $38 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Ship Captain is between $56,023 and $98,323. 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 Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Ship Captain Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

Job family population: 35,780

Estimated population of Ship Captain jobs: 547

Rate of error: 6.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$91,989
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

Ship Captain Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

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