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Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
Summary Occupational Forecast Data for Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
Employment Employment Change Average Annual Job Openings Wage & Training Levels
2018 2023 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual Training Levels
204 220 16 7.90% 3 22 25 $29.50 $61,353 Postsecondary nondegree award
Description: Command or supervise operations of ships and water vessels, such as tugboats and ferryboats, that travel into and out of harbors, estuaries, straits, and sounds and on rivers, lakes, bays, and oceans. Required to hold license issued by U.S. Coast Guard.
Staffing Pattern Data Forecast Data Source: EMSI (2nd Quarter 2018)