Sea pay is compensated at $75/day and does not include days in port.

A hardcopy form must be completed to process payment for Payroll.





CIMRS Sea Pay Agreement

The following employees are eligible for sea pay: Research Associates, Sr. Faculty Research Assistants, Faculty Research Assistants, and temporary Research Assistants.

Graduate Research Assistants and student workers are not eligible for sea pay.

The OSRAA policy for sea pay can be found at

For the purposes of sea pay, sea is defined as the oceans of the world plus navigable waters connected to the ocean; it may include rivers or estuaries.

Sea pay is $75 per day.