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The salary range of employees working in Costa Rica is, by default, in the range of 4,626,432 CRC (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 16,432,944 CRC (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total annual 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 salary in Costa Rica is
6.0M
8.0M
10.0M
12.0M
14.0M
16.0M
 
10% earn less 4.6M CRC
10% earns more 16.4M 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.

6.0M
8.0M
10.0M
12.0M
14.0M
16.0M
18.0M
20.0M
<24
6.0M
8.0M
10.0M
12.0M
14.0M
16.0M
18.0M
20.0M
 
 
Average 7.0M
median 6.3M
10% 3.5M
25% 4.6M
75% 8.6M
90% 11.2M
25-34
6.0M
8.0M
10.0M
12.0M
14.0M
16.0M
18.0M
20.0M
 
 
Average 9.7M
median 8.5M
10% 4.0M
25% 5.8M
75% 12.2M
90% 16.7M
35-44
6.0M
8.0M
10.0M
12.0M
14.0M
16.0M
18.0M
20.0M
 
 
Average 11.3M
median 9.6M
10% 3.9M
25% 6.1M
75% 14.5M
90% 20.8M
45-54
6.0M
8.0M
10.0M
12.0M
14.0M
16.0M
18.0M
20.0M
 
 
Average 10.6M
median 8.8M
10% 3.5M
25% 5.6M
75% 13.6M
90% 19.6M
55+
6.0M
8.0M
10.0M
12.0M
14.0M
16.0M
18.0M
20.0M
 
 
Average 9.3M
median 8.0M
10% 3.6M
25% 5.3M
75% 11.8M
90% 16.5M

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
11,002,032 CRC
8,495,880 CRC
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Costa Rica, men earn 29.5% more than women.

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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HR Generalist
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
San José
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,217 USD
Gross monthly salary
880,000 CRC
Anually salary
14,604 USD
Anually salary
10,560,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-27 20:53:11
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Graphic Designer
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Curridabat
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,107 USD
Gross monthly salary
800,000 CRC
Anually salary
13,284 USD
Anually salary
9,600,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-27 20:19:37
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Junior Project Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
San José
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,107 USD
Gross monthly salary
800,000 CRC
Anually salary
13,284 USD
Anually salary
9,600,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-27 20:16:38
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Mainentenance worker
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Manuel Antonio
Education:
Primary education
Gross monthly salary
581 USD
Gross monthly salary
420,000 CRC
Anually salary
6,972 USD
Anually salary
5,040,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-23 18:18:59
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Tax Advisor
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
San Jose de la Montana
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,075 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,500,000 CRC
Anually salary
24,900 USD
Anually salary
18,000,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-16 09:43:11
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Internal Auditor
Banking
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Escazu
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,458 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,500,000 CRC
Anually salary
41,496 USD
Anually salary
30,000,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-15 19:21:39
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Finance Manager
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Alajuela
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,873 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,800,000 CRC
Anually salary
46,476 USD
Anually salary
33,600,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-15 17:34:01
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Account Director
Management
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
San José
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,942 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,850,000 CRC
Anually salary
47,304 USD
Anually salary
34,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-14 04:18:32
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Product Marketing Manager
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
San José
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,199 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,589,900 CRC
Anually salary
26,388 USD
Anually salary
19,078,800 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-13 14:26:14
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Receptionist
Administration
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
San Rafael
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
553 USD
Gross monthly salary
400,000 CRC
Anually salary
6,636 USD
Anually salary
4,800,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2022-09-07 07:37:15

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