Port Engineer

Port Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$93,000
$64,000
Min 10%
$93,000
Median 50%
$134,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Maersk Line
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
4.5 years
How much does a port engineer make?
Port Engineers in the US make on average $93,321 annually or $44.87 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 70,000. The top 10 percent earn over $134,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $64,000 annually. The most abundant employment opportunities for Port Engineers are in Internet companies and Construction companies. States with the highest Port Engineer salaries include California, Alaska, District of Columbia, Maryland, and New York. The typical tenure for a Port Engineer is 4.5 years.
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Average Port Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Port Engineer in the United States is $93,321 per year or $44.87 per hour. Working in Washington, DC as a Port Engineer will pay you the highest wages at around $94,956 per year. The average entry-level salary in Washington, DC is $63,000. California, Alaska, District of Columbia, Maryland, and New York are the top 5 highest earning states for Port Engineers. Montana, Arkansas, North Carolina, Georgia, and Kentucky are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$94,956
2
San Diego, CA
$94,654
3
Annapolis, MD
$85,061
4
Camden, NJ
$81,777
5
Newport, RI
$80,601

Average Port Engineer Salary By Company

Port Engineer jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Internet companies and Construction companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Port Engineers are Maersk Line and Harley Marine Services. Companies like T and Oasis Systems also report very competitive wages for Port Engineers.

Recently Added Port Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
09/25/2019
$58,000
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Port Engineer
08/04/2019
$80,000