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Average Salary for Norwegian Cruise Lines Employees

Employees at Norwegian Cruise Lines make $55K annually on average. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $50K per year on average. Survey participants who have worked at Norwegian Cruise Lines for between five and 10 years earn about $58K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Norwegian Cruise Lines employees (30 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $69K per year on average.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Training Specialists; median pay is the highest at $44K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $75K per year for Certified Information Systems Auditors, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Microsoft Certified Systems Administrators with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at around $68K annually. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Norwegian Cruise Lines — these employees make the most at $54K per year.


When it comes to skills, employees who report BusinessObjects among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $100K annually. A common skill in Norwegian Cruise Lines' work force is Customer Relationship Management; roughly one in ten of survey participants report using it on the job. Key skills also include Social Media Marketing, SAP Business Warehouse, and SAP Business Intelligence.

Benefits and Perks

Only 36 percent at Norwegian Cruise Lines enjoy paid vacation time, and just a quarter of employees can take sick leave. Almost all employees save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. At Norwegian Cruise Lines, a solid majority of survey participants have health insurance, and a fair number of respondents have dental coverage. Some other perks are life insurance, flexible hours, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Norwegian Cruise Lines


48 %
52 %
$44,400 - $67,500
$48,165 - $82,231
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
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