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The salary range of employees working in Costa Rica is, by default, in the range from 356,576.00 CRC (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,193,246.00 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% 357K 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 528K
median 485K
10% 273K
25% 360K
75% 648K
90% 837K
25-34
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 717K
median 639K
10% 321K
25% 449K
75% 897K
90% 1.2M
35-44
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 819K
median 707K
10% 315K
25% 469K
75% 1.0M
90% 1.5M
45-54
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 769K
median 658K
10% 284K
25% 431K
75% 981K
90% 1.4M
55+
400K
600K
800K
1.0M
1.2M
1.4M
 
 
Average 707K
median 620K
10% 295K
25% 424K
75% 891K
90% 1.2M

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
820,117 CRC
641,527 CRC
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Women
In general, in Costa Rica, men earn 27.8% more than women.

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