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The salary range of employees working in Iceland is, by default, in the range from 351,338.00 ISK (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,091,950.00 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
1.1M
 
10% 351K 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 507K
median 491K
10% 353K
25% 413K
75% 584K
90% 681K
25-34
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 676K
median 640K
10% 411K
25% 507K
75% 804K
90% 986K
35-44
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 765K
median 720K
10% 450K
25% 564K
75% 916K
90% 1.1M
45-54
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 719K
median 673K
10% 411K
25% 520K
75% 867K
90% 1.1M
55+
400K
500K
600K
700K
800K
900K
1.0M
1.1M
1.2M
 
 
Average 666K
median 624K
10% 385K
25% 485K
75% 800K
90% 998K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
755,501 ISK
610,460 ISK
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Iceland, men earn 23.8% more than women.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Hotel manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Iceland
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
4,709 USD
Gross monthly salary
650,000 ISK
Anually salary
56,508 USD
Anually salary
7,800,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-10-12 23:09:19
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Refrigeration Mechanic
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
4,030 USD
Gross monthly salary
556,248 ISK
Anually salary
48,360 USD
Anually salary
6,674,976 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-10-04 12:52:39
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Maintenance Supervisor
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Iceland
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
4,985 USD
Gross monthly salary
688,000 ISK
Anually salary
59,820 USD
Anually salary
8,256,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-08-30 14:25:57
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Customer Support Specialist
Customer Support
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
2,174 USD
Gross monthly salary
300,000 ISK
Anually salary
26,088 USD
Anually salary
3,600,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-08-26 00:41:25
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Waiter
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
<24
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
2,361 USD
Gross monthly salary
325,920 ISK
Anually salary
28,332 USD
Anually salary
3,911,040 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-08-20 16:14:20
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DevOps Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
55+
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
5,796 USD
Gross monthly salary
800,000 ISK
Anually salary
69,552 USD
Anually salary
9,600,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-08-16 16:51:48
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
7,245 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,000,000 ISK
Anually salary
86,940 USD
Anually salary
12,000,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-08-13 15:39:52
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Cleaning manager
General labour
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Iceland
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
3,115 USD
Gross monthly salary
430,000 ISK
Anually salary
37,380 USD
Anually salary
5,160,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-07-31 16:08:35
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Lawyer
Law & Legislation
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,347 USD
Gross monthly salary
600,000 ISK
Anually salary
52,164 USD
Anually salary
7,200,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2020-04-25 18:04:30
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Regulatory Affairs Manager
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Iceland
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
6,521 USD
Gross monthly salary
900,000 ISK
Anually salary
78,252 USD
Anually salary
10,800,000 ISK
ClockPosted: 2019-11-12 14:50:17