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The salary range of employees working in Costa Rica is, by default, in the range of 4,601,304 CRC (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 16,007,280 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 16.0M 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.

<24
 
 
Average 6.9M
median 6.2M
10% 3.4M
25% 4.6M
75% 8.5M
90% 11.1M
25-34
 
 
Average 9.4M
median 8.3M
10% 4.0M
25% 5.7M
75% 11.8M
90% 16.2M
35-44
 
 
Average 10.9M
median 9.2M
10% 3.8M
25% 5.9M
75% 13.9M
90% 19.9M
45-54
 
 
Average 10.3M
median 8.7M
10% 3.6M
25% 5.6M
75% 13.2M
90% 18.9M
55+
 
 
Average 9.2M
median 8.0M
10% 3.5M
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
10,495,332 CRC
8,887,572 CRC
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Costa Rica, men earn 18.1% 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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Regional Manager
Top Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
San José
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
9,772 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,000,000 CRC
Anually salary
117,264 USD
Anually salary
60,000,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-18 03:55:51
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Production Planner
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Alajuela
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,127 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,600,000 CRC
Anually salary
37,524 USD
Anually salary
19,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-18 01:14:54
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HR Generalist
Human Resources
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Alajuela
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,954 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,000,000 CRC
Anually salary
23,448 USD
Anually salary
12,000,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-16 16:43:35
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Data scientist
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
San José
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,954 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,000,000 CRC
Anually salary
23,448 USD
Anually salary
12,000,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-15 08:58:29
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Project Assistant
Administration
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
San Carlos
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,270 USD
Gross monthly salary
650,000 CRC
Anually salary
15,240 USD
Anually salary
7,800,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-12 06:40:39
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Call Operator
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
San José
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,515 USD
Gross monthly salary
775,000 CRC
Anually salary
18,180 USD
Anually salary
9,300,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-10 05:10:42
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Technical Support Specialist
Customer Support
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
San José
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,150 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,100,000 CRC
Anually salary
25,800 USD
Anually salary
13,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-10 00:11:51
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HR Generalist
Human Resources
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
San José
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,661 USD
Gross monthly salary
850,000 CRC
Anually salary
19,932 USD
Anually salary
10,200,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-09 17:21:10
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IT tester - automated tests
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Monte Verde
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
4,821 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,466,670 CRC
Anually salary
57,852 USD
Anually salary
29,600,040 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-09 00:18:57
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Project Assistant
Administration
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
San José
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
909 USD
Gross monthly salary
465,000 CRC
Anually salary
10,908 USD
Anually salary
5,580,000 CRC
ClockPosted: 2024-07-08 17:02:26

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