The salary range of employees working in Sri Lanka is, by default, in the range of 23,942.00 LKR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 104,231.00 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.
Distribution of employees in Sri Lanka into wage bands in LKR.
Average salary and range in Sri Lanka by age in LKR.
Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Sri Lanka (LKR).
List of the best paid positions and their average monthly salary in Sri Lanka (LKR).
1. Chief Executive Officer Top Management
2. Country Manager/Director Top Management
3. IT Director Top Management
4. Leasing Director Leasing
5. Sales Director Top Management
6. Lead developer Information Technology
7. Economic/Financial Manager Top Management
8. Managing Director Top Management
9. IT tester - automated tests Information Technology
10. DevOps Engineer Information Technology
11. IT Architect Information Technology
12. Judge Law & Legislation
13. Pilot Transport, Haulage, Logistics
14. Marketing Director Top Management
15. IT Manager Management
16. Technical Director Top Management
17. Air Traffic Controller Transport, Haulage, Logistics
18. Sailor Transport, Haulage, Logistics
19. Regulatory Affairs Manager Pharmaceutical Industry
20. Head of the Legal Department Management
List of the highest paid positions and their average monthly salary in Sri Lanka (LKR)
1. Nursery School Teacher Assistant Education, Science & Research
2. Cleaner General labour
3. Porter, Information Staff General labour
4. Seamstress Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry
5. Medical Orderly Medicine & Social Care
6. Assistant Teacher Education, Science & Research
7. Security Guard Security & Protection
8. Caregiver Medicine & Social Care
9. Shop Assistant Commerce
10. Carer, Personal Assistant Medicine & Social Care
11. Fabric Cutter Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry
12. Postal Delivery Worker Transport, Haulage, Logistics
13. Lifeguard, Swimming Instructor Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
14. Cobbler Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry
15. Petrol Station Attendant Service Industries
16. Cashier Commerce
17. Waiter - Room Service Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
18. Au-pair General labour
19. Packer Production
20. Animal Care Worker Agriculture, Food Industry
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