As of 2018, marine surveyors with 1 to 4 years experience earn average annual salaries between €25,000 and €70,000. Those with 5 to 9 years experience earn average annual salaries between €35,000 and €100,000.
A career as a marine surveyor is a great choice for people with a strong interest in performing a variety of surveying tasks on many different types of marine vessels. Marine surveyors must have a solid understanding of the necessary policies and procedures related to inspecting a variety of vessels. Detail orientation, critical thinking, patience, and good skills are necessary characteristics. Marine surveyors must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and ability to interact with a variety of people.