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The salary range of employees working in Costa Rica is, by default, in the range from 353,827.00 CRC (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,196,868.00 CRC (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

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

Average gross monthly salary in Costa Rica is
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
10% 354K 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 530K
median 485K
10% 272K
25% 360K
75% 650K
90% 842K
25-34
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 729K
median 640K
10% 305K
25% 438K
75% 918K
90% 1.3M
35-44
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 834K
median 716K
10% 314K
25% 472K
75% 1.1M
90% 1.5M
45-54
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 768K
median 653K
10% 276K
25% 424K
75% 981K
90% 1.4M
55+
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 722K
median 625K
10% 283K
25% 418K
75% 915K
90% 1.3M

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
818,395 CRC
645,486 CRC
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Costa Rica, men earn 26.8% 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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Design Engineer
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,487 USD
Gross monthly salary
900,000 CRC
Anually salary
17,844 USD
Anually salary
10,800,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-04-13 23:31:29
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User Experience Expert
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,487 USD
Gross monthly salary
900,168 CRC
Anually salary
17,844 USD
Anually salary
10,802,016 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-04-07 20:33:35
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Content provider
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,313 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,400,000 CRC
Anually salary
27,756 USD
Anually salary
16,800,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-03-30 19:33:23
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IT Architect
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
6,264 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,791,670 CRC
Anually salary
75,168 USD
Anually salary
45,500,040 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-03-25 00:48:49
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Financial Analyst
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,404 USD
Gross monthly salary
850,000 CRC
Anually salary
16,848 USD
Anually salary
10,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-03-19 13:36:41
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Compliance Specialist
Banking
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,140 USD
Gross monthly salary
690,000 CRC
Anually salary
13,680 USD
Anually salary
8,280,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-03-10 06:35:42
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Programmer
Information Technology
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
634 USD
Gross monthly salary
384,000 CRC
Anually salary
7,608 USD
Anually salary
4,608,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-02-16 01:13:54
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Recruiter
Human Resources
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,295 USD
Gross monthly salary
784,000 CRC
Anually salary
15,540 USD
Anually salary
9,408,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-02-15 21:10:45
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IT Product Manager
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
3,635 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,200,000 CRC
Anually salary
43,620 USD
Anually salary
26,400,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-02-02 22:29:57
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Operations Supervisor
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,715 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,038,000 CRC
Anually salary
20,580 USD
Anually salary
12,456,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-01-29 18:09:23

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