Deckhands may take care of passengers and assist in the operation of vessels such as harbour ferries and charter boats, or cast and haul in nets, lines or pots, and process fish on inshore or deep-sea fishing vessels.
- Job opportunities
Deckhands with less experience or working on smaller vessels usually earn
$34K-$55K per year
Experienced deckhands or those working on deep-sea fishing vessels usually earn
$45K-$90K per year