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The salary range for people working in Costa Rica is typically from 518 EUR (minimum salary) to 1,648 EUR (highest average, actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the total monthly salary including bonuses. Salaries vary drastically among different job categories. If you are interested in the salary of a particular category, see below for salaries for specific categories.

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Working areas
Average gross monthly salary by survey (in EUR)
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Administration

731
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Agriculture, Food Industry

683
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Arts & Culture

765
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Banking

1,066
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Car Industry

880
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Chemical Industry

894
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Commerce

873
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Construction & Real Estate

955
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Customer Support

766
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Economy, Finance, Accountancy

983
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Education, Science & Research

807
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Electrical & Power Engineering

932
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General labour

661
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Human Resources

1,018
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Information Technology

1,522
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Insurance

924
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Journalism, Printing Arts & Media

800
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Law & Legislation

1,132
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Leasing

1,303
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Management

1,396
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Marketing, Advertising, PR

1,031
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Mechanical Engineering

885
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Medicine & Social Care

791
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Mining, Metallurgy

945
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Pharmaceutical Industry

1,007
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Production

813
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Public Administration, Self-governance

917
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Quality Management

1,009
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Security & Protection

780
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Service Industries

665
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Technology, Development

1,222
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Telecommunications

1,074
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Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry

561
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Top Management

2,167
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Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business

670
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Translating, interpreting

868
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Transport, Haulage, Logistics

753
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Water Management, Forestry, Environment

858
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Wood Processing Industry

736