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How much does a Naval Architect make in the United States?

Average Naval Architect Hourly Wage in the United States

Naval Architects earn a median hourly wage of $44.76. Hourly wages typically start from $29.38 and go up to $71.80.

Average Naval Architect Yearly Salary in the United States

Naval Architects earn a median salary of $93,110 per year. Salaries typically start from $61,110 and go up to $149,330.

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    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Catholic University of America | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
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Naval Architect Earnings by Seniority

Top End Naval Architect Earnings

The highest earning Naval Architects in the United States earn:

$71.80
an hour
$149,330
per year
Senior Naval Architect Earnings

Senior Naval Architects in the United States earn:

$56.77
an hour
$118,070
per year
Experienced Naval Architect Earnings

Experienced Naval Architects in the United States earn:

$44.76
an hour
$93,110
per year
Junior Naval Architect Earnings

Junior Naval Architects in the United States earn:

$35.59
an hour
$74,030
per year
Starting Naval Architect Earnings

Starting Naval Architects in the United States earn:

$29.38
an hour
$61,110
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Naval Architect salary comparison

Naval Architects earn more than 96% percent of Trades careers. Naval Architect salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Naval Architects in the United States

Naval Architect salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Naval Architect Salary in District of Columbia $61.45 $127,820 # 1
Naval Architect Salary in Maryland $55.39 $115,200 # 2
Naval Architect Salary in Texas $51.49 $107,090 # 3
Naval Architect Salary in California $46.83 $97,400 # 4
Naval Architect Salary in Virginia $42.79 $88,990 # 5
Naval Architect Salary in New Jersey $41.83 $87,000 # 6
Naval Architect Salary in Florida $44.66 $92,890 # 7
Naval Architect Salary in New York $45.29 $94,200 # 8
Naval Architect Salary in Washington $41.60 $86,520 # 9
Naval Architect Salary in Mississippi $38.82 $80,750 # 10
Naval Architect Salary in Hawaii $38.87 $80,860 # 11
Naval Architect Salary in Massachusetts $39.11 $81,350 # 12
Naval Architect Salary in Louisiana $34.97 $72,740 # 13
Naval Architect Salary in Wisconsin $33.66 $70,010 # 14
Naval Architect Salary in Idaho $35.10 $73,000 # 15
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Naval Architect

Interested in becoming a Naval Architect? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good naval architect? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Catholic University of America | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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