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The salary range of employees working in Costa Rica is, by default, in the range of 385,536.00 CRC (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,369,412.00 CRC (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total monthly salary including bonuses. Salaries can vary significantly within individual job positions. If you are interested in salaries for a specific position, participate in the survey.

Gross monthly salary in Costa Rica is
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
 
10% earn less 386K CRC
10% earns more 1.4M CRC
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Costa Rica into salary brackets in CRC.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Costa Rica by age in CRC.

400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
1.6M
1.8M
<24
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
1.6M
1.8M
 
 
Average 580K
median 528K
10% 289K
25% 387K
75% 714K
90% 933K
25-34
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
1.6M
1.8M
 
 
Average 805K
median 706K
10% 334K
25% 482K
75% 1.0M
90% 1.4M
35-44
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
1.6M
1.8M
 
 
Average 945K
median 798K
10% 328K
25% 511K
75% 1.2M
90% 1.7M
45-54
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
1.6M
1.8M
 
 
Average 879K
median 736K
10% 291K
25% 463K
75% 1.1M
90% 1.6M
55+
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
1.6M
1.8M
 
 
Average 774K
median 667K
10% 297K
25% 443K
75% 984K
90% 1.4M

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Costa Rica (CRC).

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Men
916,836 CRC
707,990 CRC
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Costa Rica, men earn 29.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

BulgariaBulgaria

744,195 CRC (net)

SloveniaSlovenia

1,369,960 CRC (gross)

LatviaLatvia

920,910 CRC (net)

LithuaniaLithuania

1,053,424 CRC (net)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

List of the latest respondents whose data are used in further salary survey calculations.

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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Belen
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,529 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,400,000 CRC
Anually salary
42,348 USD
Anually salary
28,800,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-08-09 22:39:05
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Project Coordinator
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagunilla
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,618 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,100,000 CRC
Anually salary
19,416 USD
Anually salary
13,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-08-09 05:30:43
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Production Director
Top Management
Age group
55+
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Santa Ana
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
11,078 USD
Gross monthly salary
7,533,330 CRC
Anually salary
132,936 USD
Anually salary
90,399,960 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-08-07 08:58:12
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Project Manager
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Heredia
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,076 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,091,670 CRC
Anually salary
36,912 USD
Anually salary
25,100,040 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-08-06 19:54:00
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Systems Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
San Pedro
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
2,390 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,625,000 CRC
Anually salary
28,680 USD
Anually salary
19,500,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-08-04 23:17:39
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Social media specialist
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Manuel Antonio
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
551 USD
Gross monthly salary
375,000 CRC
Anually salary
6,612 USD
Anually salary
4,500,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-08-01 21:59:52
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Business Intelligence Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Alajuela
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,338 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,270,000 CRC
Anually salary
40,056 USD
Anually salary
27,240,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-07-26 20:24:05
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Design Engineer
Car Industry
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Uruca
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,706 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,840,000 CRC
Anually salary
32,472 USD
Anually salary
22,080,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-07-18 18:42:17
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Systems Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Alajuela
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,206 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,500,000 CRC
Anually salary
26,472 USD
Anually salary
18,000,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-07-05 21:48:40
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Financial Advisor
Banking
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Heredia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,941 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,000,000 CRC
Anually salary
35,292 USD
Anually salary
24,000,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-07-05 00:36:31

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