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The salary range of employees working in Iceland is, by default, in the range from 349,421.00 ISK (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,073,338.00 ISK (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 Iceland is
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
 
10% 349K ISK
90% 1.1M ISK
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Iceland into wage bands in ISK.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Iceland by age in ISK.

400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
<24
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 505K
median 489K
10% 353K
25% 412K
75% 581K
90% 677K
25-34
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 675K
median 636K
10% 401K
25% 500K
75% 808K
90% 999K
35-44
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 766K
median 721K
10% 453K
25% 566K
75% 917K
90% 1.1M
45-54
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 713K
median 667K
10% 408K
25% 516K
75% 858K
90% 1.1M
55+
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 668K
median 624K
10% 379K
25% 481K
75% 806K
90% 1.0M

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Iceland (ISK).

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Men
727,452 ISK
598,872 ISK
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Iceland, men earn 21.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

Czech RepublicCzech Republic

254,239 ISK (gross)

MyanmarMyanmar

48,423 ISK (net)

SerbiaSerbia

99,977 ISK (net)

CroatiaCroatia

139,174 ISK (net)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

List of recent respondents whose data are used in further salary survey calculations.

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Pharmaceutical Laboratory Technician
Pharmaceutical Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,119 USD
Gross monthly salary
526,000 ISK
Anually salary
49,428 USD
Anually salary
6,312,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-11 04:49:33
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Carer, Personal Assistant
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,133 USD
Gross monthly salary
400,000 ISK
Anually salary
37,596 USD
Anually salary
4,800,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-04 00:02:32
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Cleaner
General labour
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,524 USD
Gross monthly salary
450,000 ISK
Anually salary
42,288 USD
Anually salary
5,400,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-07 22:17:26
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Research Worker, Scientific Worker
Education, Science & Research
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,976 USD
Gross monthly salary
380,000 ISK
Anually salary
35,712 USD
Anually salary
4,560,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-07 14:32:13
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,699 USD
Gross monthly salary
600,000 ISK
Anually salary
56,388 USD
Anually salary
7,200,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-02-27 16:59:19
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Welder
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
3,289 USD
Gross monthly salary
420,000 ISK
Anually salary
39,468 USD
Anually salary
5,040,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-02-18 09:18:23
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Shift manager
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
3,133 USD
Gross monthly salary
400,000 ISK
Anually salary
37,596 USD
Anually salary
4,800,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-02-11 20:58:46
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Radio Presenter
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
8,876 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,133,330 ISK
Anually salary
106,512 USD
Anually salary
13,599,960 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-01-26 12:36:47
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Sports Coach
Education, Science & Research
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
3,133 USD
Gross monthly salary
400,000 ISK
Anually salary
37,596 USD
Anually salary
4,800,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-12-23 00:11:36
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Regulatory Affairs Specialist
Pharmaceutical Industry
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,049 USD
Gross monthly salary
517,000 ISK
Anually salary
48,588 USD
Anually salary
6,204,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-12-02 19:54:35