Captain Matters
Wednesday March 29, 2017


banknoteSalary guidelines, offered salaries are made by Owners, Captains and Management companies. The salary can be negotiable according to the certificate and the experience.


Crew Salary Guidelines 2014 in Euros.


*Dependent on required certificate.
**Based on time for time rotation and paid every month.

Please note: These salary guidelines are based on the current yachting market as of January 2014. Actual salaries will always vary depending
on a candidate’s specific experience, training, certification, and additional skills – as well as a particular yacht’s needs. This scale can be used as
an example and guide to establishing appropriate salaries for experienced crew.

Free Lance & Deliveries

Captain 200 - 275 per day   
Deckhands/ Mates 100 - 150 per day
Cook / Chef 150 - 200 per day
Steward(ess) 100 - 150 per day
Daywork 100 - 150 per day

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Questions of the Month

- Why an additional paragraph social media policy should be added to the crew contract ?

- Why many experienced captains are never given a chance to get a position on a 30+ m ?

- What is really covering your yacht crew member insurance ?

- During the season, is there enough time for safety drills and training ?

- Can Captains count on duty crew members at dock in case of emergency ?



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