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The salary range of employees working in Iceland is, by default, in the range of 337,173.00 ISK (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,092,774.00 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
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
 
10% 337K 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 488K
median 471K
10% 351K
25% 393K
75% 565K
90% 665K
25-34
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 659K
median 618K
10% 380K
25% 480K
75% 793K
90% 990K
35-44
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 760K
median 709K
10% 429K
25% 546K
75% 917K
90% 1.2M
45-54
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 713K
median 661K
10% 387K
25% 500K
75% 868K
90% 1.1M
55+
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 648K
median 602K
10% 357K
25% 459K
75% 786K
90% 996K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
724,377 ISK
601,411 ISK
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Iceland, men earn 20.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

RomaniaRomania

151,941 ISK (net)

BulgariaBulgaria

145,385 ISK (net)

MyanmarMyanmar

37,643 ISK (net)

CroatiaCroatia

141,931 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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Waiter - Room Service
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Iceland
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
3,338 USD
Gross monthly salary
431,000 ISK
Anually salary
40,056 USD
Anually salary
5,172,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-10-09 21:39:03
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IT Product Manager
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
7,203 USD
Gross monthly salary
930,000 ISK
Anually salary
86,436 USD
Anually salary
11,160,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-09-12 14:48:13
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,706 USD
Gross monthly salary
478,500 ISK
Anually salary
44,472 USD
Anually salary
5,742,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-08-31 21:40:42
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C++ Programmer
Information Technology
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,718 USD
Gross monthly salary
480,000 ISK
Anually salary
44,616 USD
Anually salary
5,760,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-08-13 19:29:21
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Electrician
Electrical & Power Engineering
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
3,795 USD
Gross monthly salary
490,000 ISK
Anually salary
45,540 USD
Anually salary
5,880,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-08-07 00:57:08
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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
3,492 USD
Gross monthly salary
450,833 ISK
Anually salary
41,904 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
7,745 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,000,000 ISK
Anually salary
92,940 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
2,866 USD
Gross monthly salary
370,000 ISK
Anually salary
34,392 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
2,091 USD
Gross monthly salary
270,000 ISK
Anually salary
25,092 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
3,292 USD
Gross monthly salary
425,000 ISK
Anually salary
39,504 USD
Anually salary
5,100,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-28 14:53:18