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How much does a Ship Loader make in California?

Average Ship Loader Hourly Wage in California

Ship Loaders earn a median hourly wage of $24.01. Hourly wages typically start from $11.77 and go up to $43.95.

Average Ship Loader Yearly Salary in California

Ship Loaders earn a median salary of $49,940 per year. Salaries typically start from $24,490 and go up to $91,420.

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Ship Loader Earnings by Seniority

Top End Ship Loader Earnings

The highest earning Ship Loaders in California earn:

$43.95
an hour
$91,420
per year
Senior Ship Loader Earnings

Senior Ship Loaders in California earn:

$38.19
an hour
$79,430
per year
Experienced Ship Loader Earnings

Experienced Ship Loaders in California earn:

$24.01
an hour
$49,940
per year
Junior Ship Loader Earnings

Junior Ship Loaders in California earn:

$14.10
an hour
$29,330
per year
Starting Ship Loader Earnings

Starting Ship Loaders in California earn:

$11.77
an hour
$24,490
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Ship Loader salary comparison

Historical salary for Ship Loaders in California

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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