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The salary range of employees working in Sri Lanka is, by default, in the range of 23,622.00 LKR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 106,319.00 LKR (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 Sri Lanka is
40K
50K
60K
70K
80K
90K
100K
 
10% 24K LKR
90% 106K LKR
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Sri Lanka into wage bands in LKR.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Sri Lanka by age in LKR.

40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
<24
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 39K
median 34K
10% 16K
25% 23K
75% 49K
90% 67K
25-34
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 57K
median 46K
10% 16K
25% 27K
75% 73K
90% 110K
35-44
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 68K
median 53K
10% 16K
25% 30K
75% 89K
90% 137K
45-54
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 63K
median 48K
10% 15K
25% 25K
75% 83K
90% 132K
55+
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 55K
median 43K
10% 15K
25% 24K
75% 72K
90% 111K

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Sri Lanka (LKR).

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Men
65,681 LKR
53,168 LKR
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Sri Lanka, men earn 23.5% 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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Software consultant
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
628 USD
Gross monthly salary
125,000 LKR
Anually salary
7,536 USD
Anually salary
1,500,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-26 09:33:48
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Chef
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
55+
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
603 USD
Gross monthly salary
120,040 LKR
Anually salary
7,236 USD
Anually salary
1,440,480 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-23 12:07:44
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IT System Administrator
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Gampaha District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
201 USD
Gross monthly salary
40,000 LKR
Anually salary
2,412 USD
Anually salary
480,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-22 08:11:08
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Product owner
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
653 USD
Gross monthly salary
130,000 LKR
Anually salary
7,836 USD
Anually salary
1,560,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-21 15:38:37
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HR Coordinator
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
186 USD
Gross monthly salary
37,000 LKR
Anually salary
2,232 USD
Anually salary
444,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-20 14:36:25
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Storekeeper
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Gampaha District
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
276 USD
Gross monthly salary
55,000 LKR
Anually salary
3,312 USD
Anually salary
660,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-19 09:38:52
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Assistant
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
202 USD
Gross monthly salary
40,250 LKR
Anually salary
2,424 USD
Anually salary
483,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-18 08:31:48
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Education coordinator
Education, Science & Research
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
176 USD
Gross monthly salary
35,000 LKR
Anually salary
2,112 USD
Anually salary
420,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-16 04:37:21
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Ambulance Driver
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
523 USD
Gross monthly salary
104,167 LKR
Anually salary
6,276 USD
Anually salary
1,250,004 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-14 20:41:20
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,004 USD
Gross monthly salary
200,000 LKR
Anually salary
12,048 USD
Anually salary
2,400,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2021-10-14 08:47:25