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The salary range of employees working in Costa Rica is, by default, in the range from 355,892.00 CRC (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,191,322.00 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% 356K 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 487K
10% 277K
25% 363K
75% 649K
90% 837K
25-34
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 719K
median 639K
10% 319K
25% 447K
75% 900K
90% 1.2M
35-44
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 807K
median 699K
10% 316K
25% 467K
75% 1.0M
90% 1.4M
45-54
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 759K
median 651K
10% 284K
25% 428K
75% 967K
90% 1.4M
55+
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 705K
median 617K
10% 292K
25% 422K
75% 889K
90% 1.2M

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
822,757 CRC
630,502 CRC
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Costa Rica, men earn 30.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

LatviaLatvia

826,459 CRC (net)

RomaniaRomania

706,254 CRC (net)

MacedoniaMacedonia

336,677 CRC (net)

MyanmarMyanmar

244,287 CRC (net)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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IT tester - automated tests
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,175 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,350,000 CRC
Anually salary
26,100 USD
Anually salary
16,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2021-01-14 18:49:07
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Network and Service Operation Specialist
Telecommunications
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,356 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,462,500 CRC
Anually salary
28,272 USD
Anually salary
17,550,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2020-11-25 16:53:15
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Medical Records Clerk
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,336 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,450,000 CRC
Anually salary
28,032 USD
Anually salary
17,400,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2020-11-19 22:29:18
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Recruiter
Human Resources
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,257 USD
Gross monthly salary
780,000 CRC
Anually salary
15,084 USD
Anually salary
9,360,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2020-11-18 18:39:08
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Microbiologist
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,772 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,100,000 CRC
Anually salary
21,264 USD
Anually salary
13,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2020-11-07 04:49:32
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Dispatch clerk
Transport, Haulage, Logistics
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
746 USD
Gross monthly salary
463,000 CRC
Anually salary
8,952 USD
Anually salary
5,556,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2020-10-27 05:57:28
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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 (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,450 USD
Gross monthly salary
900,000 CRC
Anually salary
17,400 USD
Anually salary
10,800,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2020-10-11 20:45:08
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Auditor
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,222 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,000,000 CRC
Anually salary
38,664 USD
Anually salary
24,000,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2020-10-10 20:31:41
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Assistant
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
545 USD
Gross monthly salary
338,000 CRC
Anually salary
6,540 USD
Anually salary
4,056,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2020-10-09 14:54:31
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Project Manager
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
55+
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Costa Rica
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,592 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,850,000 CRC
Anually salary
55,104 USD
Anually salary
34,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2020-10-09 13:45:00

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