What is the price of lobster in Maine? The lobster season is full swing, with fall being the busiest time of year for Maine fishermen. The boat price of Maine lobster is currently $3.50 per pound in Cutler where my family fish (there is no longer a distinct hard shell and soft shell / shedder price given where we are in the Maine lobster season). The market price of lobster in Maine is $7.99 for new shell lobster at Hanniford supermarkets throughout the state and and some online lobster shipping companies are selling lobster in that range as well.
While the lobster season (the Maine lobster shed or molt) came a bit later this year, the lobster are running strong now along the coast of Maine and the fishermen are putting in long days out on the ocean. To read more about the Maine lobster season, click here. And for more information on the price of Maine lobster in previous months or years, click here.