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Warning: Due to the volatile situation in the...
Warning: Due to the volatile situation in the country, the data may be less accurate in some cases.

The salary range of employees working in Sri Lanka is, by default, in the range of 31,323.00 LKR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 112,398.00 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 salary in Sri Lanka is
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50K
60K
70K
80K
90K
100K
 
10% earn less 31K LKR
10% earns more 112K LKR
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Sri Lanka into salary brackets 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 47K
median 43K
10% 23K
25% 31K
75% 59K
90% 78K
25-34
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 66K
median 57K
10% 25K
25% 37K
75% 84K
90% 118K
35-44
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 77K
median 64K
10% 25K
25% 40K
75% 98K
90% 142K
45-54
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 71K
median 59K
10% 21K
25% 36K
75% 92K
90% 136K
55+
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 64K
median 54K
10% 22K
25% 35K
75% 82K
90% 118K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
73,371 LKR
60,316 LKR
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Sri Lanka, men earn 21.6% more than women.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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IT Business Analyst
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
629 USD
Gross monthly salary
190,000 LKR
Anually salary
7,548 USD
Anually salary
2,280,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-18 16:08:24
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IT System Administrator
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
165 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,000 LKR
Anually salary
1,980 USD
Anually salary
600,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-17 16:49:34
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University Teaching assistant
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
202 USD
Gross monthly salary
60,920 LKR
Anually salary
2,424 USD
Anually salary
731,040 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-17 11:04:08
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Customer Relationship Manager
Commerce
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
298 USD
Gross monthly salary
90,000 LKR
Anually salary
3,576 USD
Anually salary
1,080,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-17 05:56:24
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Accounting service manager
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kandy District
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
716 USD
Gross monthly salary
216,250 LKR
Anually salary
8,592 USD
Anually salary
2,595,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-15 13:36:42
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Tutor
Education, Science & Research
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Kalutara District
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
284 USD
Gross monthly salary
85,833 LKR
Anually salary
3,408 USD
Anually salary
1,029,996 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-13 15:31:04
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Customs Officer
Public Administration, Self-governance
Age group
55+
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Gampaha District
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
331 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 LKR
Anually salary
3,972 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-11 10:48:13
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Qualified Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
447 USD
Gross monthly salary
135,000 LKR
Anually salary
5,364 USD
Anually salary
1,620,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-08 18:43:32
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Technical Support Specialist
Customer Support
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
303 USD
Gross monthly salary
91,667 LKR
Anually salary
3,636 USD
Anually salary
1,100,004 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-05 21:11:19
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HR Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,023 USD
Gross monthly salary
309,167 LKR
Anually salary
12,276 USD
Anually salary
3,710,004 LKR
ClockPosted: 2024-04-03 12:55:39