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Sailors and Marine Oilers in New Jersey

Considering a career as a Sailor or Marine Oiler in New Jersey?

$38,740 Median Salary
60 Job Openings
  • Sailors and Marine Oilers in New Jersey earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Sailors and Marine Oilers Work in New Jersey?

There were approximately 620 workers employed as Sailors and Marine Oilers in this state in 2018.

There were 560 Sailors and Marine Oilers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 60 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 350 Sailors and Marine Oilers working in it, which means New Jersey has more Sailors and Marine Oilers than average.


Job Projections for New Jersey

Jobs for Sailors and Marine Oilers in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 7.7%.


New Jersey Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 60 annual job openings, and 480 total jobs in 2026 for Sailors and Marine Oilers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 4,400 annual jobs and 36,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Sailors and Marine Oilers Make in New Jersey?

In 2018 wages for Sailors and Marine Oilers ranged from $20,020 to $56,550 with $38,740 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $9.63 to $27.19. The median hourly rate was $18.63.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $20.08 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $1.45.

The median salary in New Jersey is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top New Jersey Metros for Sailors and Marine Oilers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Sailors and Marine Oilers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 1,820 $45,480
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 150 $36,300
Ocean City, NJ 90 $38,730

Top States for Sailors and Marine Oilers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Sailors and Marine Oilers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Louisiana 6,280 $39,400
Florida 3,660 $37,130
Texas 2,730 $37,190
Virginia 2,230 $44,930
Washington 1,860 $52,780
New York 1,570 $47,470
Kentucky 1,220 $39,000
Tennessee 990 $26,950
Alaska 750 $39,900
Illinois 690 $43,640
New Jersey 620 $38,740
Maryland 520 $50,470
Pennsylvania 440 $37,220
Ohio 370 $37,910
Massachusetts 360 $34,730
Mississippi 350 $38,910
Alabama 270 $34,000
Oregon 270 $46,650
Michigan 240 $54,170
North Carolina 240 $31,930

Below are the states where Sailors and Marine Oilers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Michigan $54,170
Minnesota $53,100
Washington $52,780
Maryland $50,470
Wisconsin $49,550
Missouri $47,840
New York $47,470
Oregon $46,650
West Virginia $46,490
Virginia $44,930


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