Merchant Mariner salary in the United States

Average salary
$79,500/yr
Based on 1,787 income tax records
$26,000
$173,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$58K
 
$77K
 
$82K
 
$95K
 
$91K
$26,000
$173,000
How much do Merchant Mariners make?
The average total salary for a Merchant Mariner is $79,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,787 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Merchant Mariner and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Merchant Mariner salary can vary between $26,000 to $173,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Merchant Mariner salary by location

Merchant Mariner salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of Defense, Chesapeake County, VA
12 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$44K – $148K

Merchant Mariner demographics in United States

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60% are single
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40% are married
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31% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Merchant Mariners in United States

1,787 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a merchant mariner in the United States is $79,500 per year. Merchant mariner salaries in the United States can vary between $26,000 to $173,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,787 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as merchant mariner.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for merchant mariners in the United States: San Antonio Metro Area, TX ($112,000 a year), Bellingham Metro Area, WA ($106,500 a year), and Charleston Metro Area, SC ($104,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.