US Department of Defense logo

US Department of Defense Sailor salary in the United States

Average salary
$32,000/yr
Based on 1,730 income tax records
$20,000
$61,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$28K
 
$36K
 
$46K
$20,000
$61,000
How much do Sailors make?
The average total salary for a US Department of Defense Sailor is $32,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,730 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Sailor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Sailor salary can vary between $20,000 to $61,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
Learn more about Mint Salary
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

US Department of Defense Sailor salary by location

US Department of Defense Sailor demographics

single icon
71% are single
married icon
29% are married
have kids icon
20% have kids
own a home icon
20% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for US Department of Defense Sailors

1,730 full-time salaries from 2019
mint phone
Earn what you deserve.
Other sailors track salary trends in Mint, you should too.
FAQS
The average salary for a sailor in the United States is $32,000 per year. Sailor salaries in the United States can vary between $20,000 to $61,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,730 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as sailor.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for sailors in the United States: Norwich Metro Area, CT ($45,500 a year), Pensacola Metro Area, FL ($43,500 a year), and Chicago Metro Area, IL ($38,500 a year).
*
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
**
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.