Below Deck Mediterranean is a spin-off of the beloved Bravo reality TV show Below Deck.
The show features Captain Sandy Yawn at the helm, known for her professionalism and for breaking glass ceilings.
BravoCaptain Sandy is a sea captain with more than 30 years of experience[/caption]
Who is Captain Sandy Yawn?
Captain Sandy Yawn was born on February 23, 1964.
She’s known for being a leader in the yachting world as one of the few female captains of superyachts.
According to her website, “with over 30 years of international maritime experience, Yawn’s integrity and courage have earned her an outstanding reputation as an elite class of captain.”
She took over as the captain of Below Deck Mediterranean during its second season and is expected to return for season eight.
What does Captain Sandy Yawn do when Below Deck Mediterranean isn’t filming?
Captain Sandy still sails mega yachts year-round.
She’s also a public speaker and the author of a new book.
Her book, Be the Calm or Be the Storm: Leadership Lessons from a Woman at the Helm is now available.
She also has a podcast called The Captain Sandy and Leah Rae Show.
It features Captain Sandy and her girlfriend, Leah Shafer, answering questions from listeners and sharing their personal insights.
Instagram/@captainsandrayawnCaptain Sandy’s new book, Ne the Calm or Be the Storm is available now[/caption]
What is Captain Sandy’s net worth?
According to The Things, Captain Sandy’s net worth is about $400,000.
She’s made her fortune from her decades-long career as a deck captain, which she first achieved in 1994.
Below Deck captains are estimated to make around $120,000 to $150,000 per season.
More experienced captains can make up to $210,000.
This doesn’t include tips, and those are typically also massive.