Sailors and Marine Oilers Salary Information in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of sailors and marine oilers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of sailors and marine oilers in Baton Rouge is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Sailors and Marine Oilers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,510
25th Percentile Wage
$31,340
50th Percentile Wage
$38,750
75th Percentile Wage
$58,550
90th Percentile Wage
$73,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sailors and marine oilers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $73,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $23,510.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sailors and marine oilers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$38,750
-2.22% 2.99%
2016
$39,610
10.63% -
2015
$35,400
2.71% -
2014
$34,440
3.89% -
2013
$33,100
-13.56% -
2012
$37,590
- -

Table 3. Compare Sailors and Marine Oilers Salary in Baton Rouge with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $38,750 in Baton Rouge is in the middle of salary range for sailors and marine oilers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of sailors and marine oilers in Baton Rouge is 20.5 percent (20.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux and 33.1 percent (33.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Shreveport-Bossier City.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$48,730
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$40,670
Baton Rouge
$38,750
Lake Charles
$38,060
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$37,940
Lafayette
$37,340
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$35,540
Shreveport-Bossier City
$25,920



See also: Top paying jobs in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.