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Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technician Salary Information

The salary statistics of motorboat mechanics and service technicians are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of motorboat mechanics and service technicians within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The motorboat mechanics and service technicians annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technician Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,650
25th Percentile Wage
$29,950
50th Percentile Wage
$38,780
75th Percentile Wage
$50,600
90th Percentile Wage
$61,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for motorboat mechanics and service technicians. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) motorboat mechanics and service technicians is $61,200. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $38,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,650. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 158% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of motorboat mechanics and service technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201638,7801.29%8.38%
201538,2802.46%-
201437,3403.35%-
201336,0901.55%-
201235,530--

Table 2. Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technician Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of motorboat mechanics and service technicians in 9 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for motorboat mechanics and service technicians occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $53,400. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $37,200).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$53,400
Wholesale Trade
$45,720
Transportation and Warehousing
$41,530
Accommodation and Food Services
$41,480
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$40,200
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$39,540
Retail Trade
$38,840
Manufacturing
$37,620
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$37,200

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians by States

From the above tables we note that not only motorboat mechanics and service technicians salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of motorboat mechanics and service technicians in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $24,160 to $59,590. The highest paying state for motorboat mechanics and service technicians is Hawaii with a median annual salary of $59,590. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $24,160. For more salary information of motorboat mechanics and service technicians profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Hawaii
$59,590
Alaska
$52,120
Utah
$51,370
Connecticut
$47,660
New Jersey
$47,350
Maryland
$45,200
Washington
$44,740
Massachusetts
$43,540
Minnesota
$43,270
North Dakota
$42,980
Texas
$42,950
Delaware
$42,240
New Hampshire
$41,510
Georgia
$41,350
Maine
$41,230
California
$41,220
Vermont
$40,890
Nevada
$40,200
Pennsylvania
$39,660
Oregon
$39,640
Virginia
$39,600
Colorado
$39,460
Michigan
$39,270
New York
$38,430
Rhode Island
$38,050
Wisconsin
$37,920
Illinois
$37,570
Nebraska
$37,510
Florida
$37,500
Ohio
$37,010
Tennessee
$36,860
Idaho
$36,240
Oklahoma
$35,910
South Carolina
$35,700
Arizona
$35,570
West Virginia
$35,560
Montana
$34,810
Missouri
$34,610
South Dakota
$34,260
Arkansas
$34,250
North Carolina
$34,160
Alabama
$32,710
Louisiana
$31,590
Mississippi
$31,360
Kentucky
$31,150
Virgin Islands
$29,940
Iowa
$29,440
Kansas
$29,200
Indiana
$28,890
Puerto Rico
$24,160


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