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Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels


Supervise the operations of ships and other water vessels.

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels operate ships that take cargo and people over water. These ships travel to and from foreign parts of the ocean, to domestic ports along the coast, and along the country's main inland waterways.

Wages $37.45 per hour on average  
Outlook Statewide data not available
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
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Career Pathways Transportation Operations
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