The annual and hourly salary statistics of sailors and marine oilers in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of sailors and marine oilers in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$26,430|
|25th Percentile Wage||$36,370|
|50th Percentile Wage||$48,730|
|75th Percentile Wage||$65,290|
|90th Percentile Wage||$78,270|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sailors and marine oilers in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,270. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,430.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sailors and marine oilers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $48,730, Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux is the highest paying city for sailors and marine oilers in state of Louisiana, followed by New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner (median annual salary $40,670). In comparison, the median annual salary of sailors and marine oilers in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux is 16.5 percent (16.5%) higher than that in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux|| |
|New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner|| |
|Baton Rouge|| |
|Lake Charles|| |
|New Iberia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Shreveport-Bossier City|| |