Salary Structures

This page will give you a rough idea of the typical rates of pay. These can vary a lot depending on the type of vessels and the routes. The rates given here as an indication do not include length of trips, leave ratio, bonus, pilotage, pension or other incentive schemes that may be available. These rates are gross - they do not indicate if earnings are taxable or tax free.

Position Rates in Euros
Master 42,000 to 62,000
Mate 32,000 to 48,000
Second mate 20,000 to 35,000
Third mate Around 22,000
Engineer 37,000 to 60,000
Second Engineer 27,000 to 44,000
Third Engineer Around 23,000
Seaman 19,000 to 27,000