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The salary range of employees working in Iceland is, by default, in the range of 356,318.00 ISK (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,062,325.00 ISK (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.

Gross monthly salary in Iceland is
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
 
10% 356K 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
<24
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
 
 
Average 507K
median 492K
10% 357K
25% 416K
75% 582K
90% 676K
25-34
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
 
 
Average 671K
median 636K
10% 412K
25% 507K
75% 797K
90% 974K
35-44
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
 
 
Average 756K
median 715K
10% 457K
25% 566K
75% 901K
90% 1.1M
45-54
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
 
 
Average 707K
median 664K
10% 412K
25% 518K
75% 848K
90% 1.1M
55+
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
 
 
Average 658K
median 620K
10% 388K
25% 485K
75% 788K
90% 976K

Salaries by gender

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

Man icon
Men
739,507 ISK
609,780 ISK
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Iceland, men earn 21.3% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

SerbiaSerbia

99,947 ISK (net)

HungaryHungary

208,401 ISK (gross)

FinlandFinland

543,466 ISK (gross)

LithuaniaLithuania

204,555 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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Labourer
General labour
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
3,560 USD
Gross monthly salary
450,833 ISK
Anually salary
42,720 USD
Anually salary
5,409,996 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-07-10 11:03:12
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Chemical Engineer
Chemical Industry
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
7,897 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,000,000 ISK
Anually salary
94,764 USD
Anually salary
12,000,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-06-30 17:30:21
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Security Guard
Security & Protection
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,922 USD
Gross monthly salary
370,000 ISK
Anually salary
35,064 USD
Anually salary
4,440,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-06-12 00:29:25
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General Labourer
General labour
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,132 USD
Gross monthly salary
270,000 ISK
Anually salary
25,584 USD
Anually salary
3,240,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-29 23:26:15
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Security Service Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Iceland
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
3,356 USD
Gross monthly salary
425,000 ISK
Anually salary
40,272 USD
Anually salary
5,100,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-28 14:53:18
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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
4,154 USD
Gross monthly salary
526,000 ISK
Anually salary
49,848 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
3,159 USD
Gross monthly salary
400,000 ISK
Anually salary
37,908 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
3,554 USD
Gross monthly salary
450,000 ISK
Anually salary
42,648 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
3,001 USD
Gross monthly salary
380,000 ISK
Anually salary
36,012 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
4,738 USD
Gross monthly salary
600,000 ISK
Anually salary
56,856 USD
Anually salary
7,200,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-02-27 16:59:19