How much does an Able Seaman make? The average Able Seaman salary is $61,161 as of June 27, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $52,857 and $70,010. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Openings for Able Seaman
Core Group Resources - Seattle , WA
AB Limited/Unlimited Job Summary We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Able Seaman (AB) Limited/Unlimited to join our team. The AB will assist in the safe and efficient operation of our vessels ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Curtin Maritime - Long Beach , CA
Able Body Seaman Endorsement (Unlimited, Limited & Special) * STCW Proficiency Survival Craft (Lifeboatman) RESPONSIBILITIES AND GOALS: * Ability to work independently on projects and tasks * Work ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 22 days ago
Curtin Maritime - San Diego , CA
AB (Able-Bodied Seaman) * STCW Location: Varies Department: Marine Transportation Reports to: Timothy Cheng, Food Services Director Schedule: Full-time; minimum 40 hours per week and as needed for ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 78 days ago
Curtin Maritime - San Diego , CA
Must be able to swim. CRANE OPERATOR I - $450 - $600/day LICENSES & REQUIREMENTS: * NCCCO License with LBC endorsements * TWIC Card * Application submitted for MMC (Ordinary Seaman) * Pass CG ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 22 days ago
Curtin Maritime - Long Beach , CA
MMC Ordinary Seaman (Preferred) Mental Aptitudes * Demonstrated knowledge of dredging ... Must be able to effectively communicate both written and verbally. * Ability to effectively manage ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 58 days ago

Able Seaman Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Able Seaman between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of June 27, 2024. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Able Seaman in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $76,451
Washington, DC $68,072
Miami, FL $59,020
Chicago, IL $64,158
Boston, MA $68,561
New York, NY $71,436
Dallas, TX $60,366
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What is the average salary for Able Seaman in 2024?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Able Seaman in the United States. The base salary for Able Seaman ranges from $52,857 to $70,010 with the average base salary of $61,161. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $54,144 to $73,660 with the average total cash compensation of $63,405.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $61,161 $52,857 - $70,010
Bonus $2,245 $1,286 - $3,650
Total Pay $63,405 $54,144 - $73,660
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What's the difference between Able Bodied Seaman and Able Seaman?
According to our latest salary estimation on June 27, 2024. The average salary of Able Seaman is $61,161, and the average salary of Able Bodied Seaman is $62,424. The average salary of Able Bodied Seaman is higher than Able Seaman. ( 2024-06-27 )
I am an Able Seaman, which location’s salary is higher, Auburn, AL or Bentonville, AR?
Bentonville, AR typically sees higher pay than Auburn, AL for Able Seaman. an Able Seaman Salary in Bentonville, AR is $55,289 as of June 27, 2024; an Able Seaman Salary in Auburn, AL is $53,944 as of June 27, 2024. ( 2024-06-27 )
Why does the salary of an Able Seaman vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2024-06-27 )
What are the Pay Factors for Able Seaman?
Salary ranges for an Able Seaman can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2024-06-27 )
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