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Water Transportation Engineer Salary
in Washington, United States

$85,901 (USD)

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Last updated: February 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Water Transportation Engineer is $85,901 a year and $41 an hour in Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Water Transportation Engineer is between $60,998 and $106,266. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Washington, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, supervises, and coordinates activities of crew engaged in operating and maintaining propulsion engines and other engines, boilers, deck machinery, and electrical, refrigeration, and sanitary equipment aboard ship.
  • Orders crew to repair or replace defective parts, upon inspection of engines and other equipment.
  • Starts engines to propel ship and adjusts engines and power transmission to control speed of ship.
Water Transportation Engineer Job Prevalence in Washington, United States

Job family: Ship Engineers

Job family population: 7,890

Estimated population of Water Transportation Engineer jobs: 7,465

Rate of error: 13.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Water Transportation Engineer Job Listings for Washington, United States

Water Resources Engineer
Feb 4
Robin Kirschbaum, Inc.
The engineer will be responsible for delivering water resource projects focused on municipal and ... transportation projects, and systemwide planning Assist with marketing to win new work MINIMUM ...
Dec 18
Tacoma, WA, USA
Industrial, Commercial, Renovation and Historic Restoration • Transportation: Airfields, Streets ... Site Development, Dams, Erosion Control, Storm Drains, Utilities, Water & Water Treatment • ...
Internship Opportunities - Construction
Jan 22
Burlington, WA, USA
Interwest Construction, Inc.
2019 Summer Internship - Project Engineering and Management When you intern with Interwest you're a ... We take pride in building the transportation infrastructure that makes travel possible! We're ...
Mid to Senior Level Civil CADD Technician
Jan 3
Osborn Consulting, Inc.
We're a full-service civil engineering firm focusing on water resources, utilities, and environmental services, including engineering, modeling, and analysis for transportation, development ...
Construction Superintendent
Dec 20
Tacoma, WA, USA
Interface with project inspectors, contractors, architects, engineers, city and county officials ... Industrial, Commercial, Renovation and Historic Restoration • Transportation: Airfields, Streets ...
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