Colder, and possible after completion of graduation in oceanography one earn monthly salary between 8000 rupees 12,000 rupees in the public sector. Salary is slightly higher in the private sector. With a PhD, you can get more than 15000 rupees per month. Salary of the ocean is relatively high in foreign countries. Countries like the United States, Britain and France pay package offers between $ 50,000 and $ 80,000 annually. Salary depends on experience and qualifications.