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The salary range of employees working in Costa Rica is, by default, in the range of 363,667.00 CRC (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,181,249.00 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
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
10% 364K CRC
90% 1.2M CRC
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Costa Rica into wage bands 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
<24
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 534K
median 491K
10% 280K
25% 367K
75% 653K
90% 840K
25-34
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 722K
median 644K
10% 326K
25% 454K
75% 903K
90% 1.2M
35-44
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 821K
median 714K
10% 328K
25% 480K
75% 1.0M
90% 1.4M
45-54
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 761K
median 655K
10% 289K
25% 433K
75% 968K
90% 1.4M
55+
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 705K
median 622K
10% 301K
25% 429K
75% 887K
90% 1.2M

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
824,547 CRC
638,191 CRC
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Costa Rica, men earn 29.2% more than women.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
San José
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,246 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,643,840 CRC
Anually salary
50,952 USD
Anually salary
31,726,080 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-07-28 05:59:30
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Project Coordinator
Administration
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Uruca
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,296 USD
Gross monthly salary
806,667 CRC
Anually salary
15,552 USD
Anually salary
9,680,004 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-07-26 23:23:17
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Junior Project Manager
Management
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Alajuela
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
402 USD
Gross monthly salary
250,000 CRC
Anually salary
4,824 USD
Anually salary
3,000,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-07-25 03:39:02
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iOS Developer
Information Technology
Age group
<24
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
2,570 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,600,000 CRC
Anually salary
30,840 USD
Anually salary
19,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-07-16 01:59:58
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Department Manager
Banking
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,088 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,300,000 CRC
Anually salary
25,056 USD
Anually salary
15,600,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-06-19 12:49:13
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Scrum Master
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,558 USD
Gross monthly salary
970,000 CRC
Anually salary
18,696 USD
Anually salary
11,640,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-06-14 22:36:26
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Project Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,702 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,060,000 CRC
Anually salary
20,424 USD
Anually salary
12,720,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-06-11 23:31:29
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Lawyer
Law & Legislation
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
Postgraduate (Doctorate)
Gross monthly salary
4,899 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,050,000 CRC
Anually salary
58,788 USD
Anually salary
36,600,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-06-05 00:57:32
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Data analyst
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,046 USD
Gross monthly salary
651,000 CRC
Anually salary
12,552 USD
Anually salary
7,812,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-05-24 17:51:53
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Hotel manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
779 USD
Gross monthly salary
484,792 CRC
Anually salary
9,348 USD
Anually salary
5,817,504 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-05-23 01:24:17

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