Fisherman / Woman

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Operate fishing vessel to catch fish. Select area for fishing, plot courses. Steer vessel and operate navigational instruments. Operate fishing gear. Keep records. May transport fish to processing plants or fish buyers.

Outlook

Fair

Wage

Low: $14.40
Median: $21.90
High: $45.59

Training

  • Commercial fishing license is required.
  • On the job training.

Places of Employment

Self employed.

Regulated

Yes

Regulated Occupation Name

Commercial Fishing License

Hours

Irregular hours, seasonal