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How much do US Coast Guard employees make? Glassdoor has salaries, wages, tips, bonuses, and hourly pay based upon employee reports and estimates.
Military & Protective Services
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106 salaries
Skilled Labor & Manufacturing
Based on 510 salaries
Operations
Based on 191 salaries
Business
Based on 176 salaries
15 salaries
Other
Based on 370 salaries
43 salaries
Engineering
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17 salaries
Information Technology
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Retail & Food Services
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19 salaries
Human Resources
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9 salaries
6 salaries
Finance & Accounting
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5 salaries
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3,374 salaries (for 1,093 job titles)Updated 11/20/2022
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Military Officer

106 Salaries submitted

$105,336

$105,336

 | 

$0

Electronics Technician

93 Salaries submitted

$69,314

$66,705

 | 

$2,609

Machinery Technician

82 Salaries submitted

$62,077

$59,683

 | 

$2,393

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Enlisted Military

71 Salaries submitted

$60,949

$60,949

 | 

$0

Operations Specialist

68 Salaries submitted

$63,699

$61,121

 | 

$2,577

Aviation Maintenance Technician

56 Salaries submitted

$66,971

$64,191

 | 

$2,780

Officer

50 Salaries submitted

$115,918

$107,328

 | 

$8,590

Information Systems Technician

47 Salaries submitted

$72,324

$69,748

 | 

$2,575

$86,208

$82,665

 | 

$3,543

Enlisted USCG

43 Salaries submitted

$75,596

$75,596

 | 

$0

Active Duty Military

42 Salaries submitted

$74,952

$74,952

 | 

$0

Boatswains Mate

37 Salaries submitted

$53,163

$53,163

 | 

$0

Project Manager

35 Salaries submitted

$105,516

$101,387

 | 

$4,129

Helicopter Pilot

33 Salaries submitted

$111,567

$99,399

 | 

$12,167

Program Manager

31 Salaries submitted

$111,659

$107,089

 | 

$4,570

Seaman

31 Salaries submitted

$59,423

$59,423

 | 

$0

Lieutenant

30 Salaries submitted

$95,069

$95,069

 | 

$0

Electrician

30 Salaries submitted

$65,831

$65,831

 | 

$0

Chief Petty Officer

28 Salaries submitted

$96,721

$92,840

 | 

$3,882

Lieutenant (O-3)

28 Salaries submitted

$115,157

$108,939

 | 

$6,219

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Latest Rating about Pay and Benefits at US Coast Guard

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Overall Benefits Rating4.6

Blended retirement offers multiple options for active duty members

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US Coast Guard Salary FAQs

The average US Coast Guard salary ranges from approximately $49,629 per year for an Administrative Assistant to $153,618 per year for a Lieutenant Commander. The average US Coast Guard hourly pay ranges from approximately $29 per hour for an Aircraft Mechanic to $57 per hour for a Chief Engineer. US Coast Guard employees rate the overall compensation and benefits package 4.2/5 stars.

The highest-paying job at US Coast Guard is a Lieutenant Commander with a salary of $153,618 per year.

The lowest-paying job at US Coast Guard is an Administrative Assistant with a salary of $49,629 per year.

US Coast Guard employees attributed a compensation and benefits rating of 4.2/5 stars to their company. Read what they think about their salaries on our Compensation FAQ page for ​US Coast Guard​​.

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