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Offshore Medic

Offshore medic giving patient oxygen

Offshore medics work on fixed or mobile oil rigs and support vessels. They look after the health, safety and welfare of the crew. They often have other duties related to administration or health and safety at work.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

A typical starting salary can be £25,000 to £35,000 a year, rising to around £65,000 with experience. Salary includes allowance for working offshore plus a bonus scheme and pension.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Getting In

There are two main routes into this type of work.

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2024
2610
0.6 %
RISE
2029
2625
  United Kingdom
2024
29921
4.6 %
RISE
2029
31301

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What Does it Take?

You should be:

Training

Getting On

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Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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