The salary range of employees working in Germany is, by default, in the range of 2,258.00 EUR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 7,603.00 EUR (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).
This is the total monthly 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.
Distribution of employees in Germany into salary brackets in EUR.
Average salary and range in Germany by age in EUR.
Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Germany (EUR).
List of the best paid positions and their average monthly salary in Germany (EUR).
1. Chief Executive Officer Top Management
2. Country Manager/Director Top Management
3. Managing Director Top Management
4. IT Director Top Management
5. Economic/Financial Manager Top Management
6. Leasing Director Leasing
7. Marketing Director Top Management
8. Lead developer Information Technology
9. Finance Manager Management
10. Sales Director Top Management
11. Air Traffic Controller Transport, Haulage, Logistics
12. Judge Law & Legislation
13. Pilot Transport, Haulage, Logistics
14. IT Architect Information Technology
15. Logistics Director Top Management
16. Technical Director Top Management
17. Head of the Legal Department Management
18. Call Centre Director Top Management
19. Branch Director Insurance
20. Production Director Top Management
List of the worst-paid positions and their average monthly salary in Germany (EUR)
1. Nursery School Teacher Assistant Education, Science & Research
2. Cleaner General labour
3. Seamstress Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry
4. Porter, Information Staff General labour
5. Medical Orderly Medicine & Social Care
6. Security Guard Security & Protection
7. Assistant Teacher Education, Science & Research
8. Cashier Commerce
9. Caregiver Medicine & Social Care
10. Shop Assistant Commerce
11. Carer, Personal Assistant Medicine & Social Care
12. Fabric Cutter Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry
13. Postal Delivery Worker Transport, Haulage, Logistics
14. Packer Production
15. Cobbler Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry
16. Lifeguard, Swimming Instructor Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
17. Cashier Banking
18. Au-pair General labour
19. Petrol Station Attendant Service Industries
20. Waiter - Room Service Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
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