Ship Fitter

Ship Fitter Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$56,000
$28,000
Min 10%
$56,000
Median 50%
$112,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
BWX Technologies
Highest Paying City
Fairbanks, AK
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does a ship fitter make?
The national average salary for a Ship Fitter in the United States is $56,686 per year or $27.25 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $112,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $28,000 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Ship Fitters. Alaska, North Dakota, Hawaii, District of Columbia, and Delaware are some of the states with the best Ship Fitter salaries in the US. Most Ship Fitters spend 3.1 years in the position.
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Average Ship Fitter Salary By Location

As a Ship Fitter in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $56,686 per year or $27.25 per hour. Fairbanks, AK reports the highest annual salary for Ship Fitters at 84,516. Not only that, Fairbanks, AK also has an average entry-level salary of $56,000. Alaska, North Dakota, Hawaii, District of Columbia, and Delaware are the states with the highest payscale for Ship Fitters. On the other hand, Montana, California, Nevada, Arizona, and Utah report the lowest wages for Ship Fitters.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fairbanks, AK
$84,516
2
New Iberia, LA
$72,431
3
Houston, TX
$67,561
4
Bremerton, WA
$65,355
5
Newport News, VA
$63,855

Average Ship Fitter Salary By Company

Ship Fitter jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Most Ship Fitter jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. BWX Technologies and Fred Hutch are the highest paying companies. Companies like Chart Industries and HKA Enterprises also report very competitive wages for Ship Fitters.

Recently Added Ship Fitter Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
01/28/2020
$52,175
01/15/2020
$35,479
12/20/2019
$35,479
Stand-By Personnel
Ship Fitter
11/26/2019
$71,000
10/28/2019
$62,610
10/18/2019
$78,054
10/15/2019
$35,479
10/03/2019
$61,337
New Bath By Kohler
Ship Fitter
09/30/2019
$78,263
New Bath By Kohler
Ship Fitter
09/30/2019
$78,263
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