How much does a Barge Operator make? The average Barge Operator salary is $55,643 as of May 28, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $46,311 and $68,431. 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 Barge Operator
Southwest Shipyard Lp - Houston , TX
Works as assigned by the Project Manager and/or Barge Repair Supervisor(s) to assist the project ... Performs crane operator duties and rigging functions associated with lifting operations. * Makes ...
ZipRecruiter - 32 days ago
The Logistics Coordinator works with the Operations Department to ensure operational and customer expectations and met, and all vessels and barges are operated in a safe and responsible manner and in ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 49 days ago
GIS - Lafayette , LA
Job Title: Control Room Operator Schedule: 14 and 14 Location: Offshore Gulf of Mexico GIS is ... Barge Supervisor in carrying out rig move plans, aid anchor handling boats, and perform ...
ZipRecruiter - 13 days ago
Signature Flight Support Corporation - Honolulu , HI
Persons employed as a Terminal and Pipeline Operator is expected to: Operates valves and manifolds ... Operates valves and manifolds for product receipt from supplies via pipeline tanker or barge ...
JobGet - 19 days ago
Kosmos Cement Company - Pittsburgh , PA
Terminal Operator, Full-Time Job, Guaranteed 40 hours a week with opportunities for overtime and ... truck, rail, or river barge from the main Kosmos plant. Safety is every employee's #1 ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 67 days ago
Curtin Maritime - Vallejo , CA
Heavy equipment operating experience required * Working knowledge of equipment systems ... Barge and boat deckhand experience strongly preferred * Qualified Rigger Certification * TWIC Card
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 14 days ago

Barge Operator Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Barge Operator between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of May 28, 2024. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Barge Operator in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $69,553
Washington, DC $61,930
Miami, FL $53,695
Chicago, IL $58,369
Boston, MA $62,375
New York, NY $64,991
Dallas, TX $54,919
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What is the average salary for Barge Operator in 2024?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Barge Operator in the United States. The base salary for Barge Operator ranges from $46,311 to $68,431 with the average base salary of $55,643. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $46,346 to $68,445 with the average total cash compensation of $55,717.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $55,643 $46,311 - $68,431
Bonus $75 $35 - $13
Total Pay $55,717 $46,346 - $68,445
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What's the difference between Barge Cleaner and Barge Operator?
According to our latest salary estimation on May 28, 2024. The average salary of Barge Operator is $55,643, and the average salary of Barge Cleaner is $34,898. The average salary of Barge Cleaner is lower than Barge Operator. ( 2024-05-29 )
I am a Barge Operator, which location’s salary is higher, Mcallen, TX or Jersey City, NJ?
Jersey City, NJ typically sees higher pay than Mcallen, TX for Barge Operator. a Barge Operator Salary in Jersey City, NJ is $64,991 as of May 28, 2024; a Barge Operator Salary in Mcallen, TX is $47,853 as of May 28, 2024. ( 2024-05-29 )
Why does the salary of a Barge Operator 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. ( 2024-05-29 )
What are the Pay Factors for Barge Operator?
Salary ranges for a Barge Operator 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 ( 2024-05-29 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2024-05-29 )

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Last Update: May 28, 2024