As a Tug Master, individuals can expect to earn upwards of $50,000 p.a and salaries are generally a lot higher depending on experience and the qualification that is held.
Leave Arrangements: At least 168 days free from duty (See Marine Towage Award 2010 on the Fair Work Australia website at www.fwa.gov.au).
For more information about the employment terms and conditions available in the Marine Towage Sector, you can look at the Marine Towage Modern Award which contains minimum terms and conditions for the sector. Modern Awards can be found on the Fair Work Australia website at www.fwa.gov.au.
Qualification Required: Diploma of Transport & Distribution (Maritime Operations- Master Class 3) or above.