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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 24,371.00 LKR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 106,256.00 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
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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 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 39K
median 35K
10% 17K
25% 24K
75% 50K
90% 68K
25-34
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 58K
median 48K
10% 18K
25% 30K
75% 75K
90% 110K
35-44
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 70K
median 56K
10% 18K
25% 32K
75% 92K
90% 139K
45-54
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 65K
median 50K
10% 15K
25% 28K
75% 85K
90% 130K
55+
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 57K
median 46K
10% 15K
25% 27K
75% 74K
90% 111K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
66,898 LKR
52,052 LKR
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Sri Lanka, men earn 28.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

LatviaLatvia

471,530 LKR (net)

EstoniaEstonia

574,654 LKR (net)

BulgariaBulgaria

377,952 LKR (net)

SerbiaSerbia

267,465 LKR (net)

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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Technical Support Specialist
Customer Support
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
347 USD
Gross monthly salary
120,000 LKR
Anually salary
4,164 USD
Anually salary
1,440,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-05-26 22:47:25
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Trainee Bailiff
Law & Legislation
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
87 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,000 LKR
Anually salary
1,044 USD
Anually salary
360,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-05-21 10:12:36
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Recruiter
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
318 USD
Gross monthly salary
110,000 LKR
Anually salary
3,816 USD
Anually salary
1,320,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-05-20 12:18:51
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Waiter
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nuwara Eliya District
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
224 USD
Gross monthly salary
77,500 LKR
Anually salary
2,688 USD
Anually salary
930,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-05-07 17:42:57
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Office Manager
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
307 USD
Gross monthly salary
106,250 LKR
Anually salary
3,684 USD
Anually salary
1,275,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-04-28 07:28:45
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
868 USD
Gross monthly salary
300,000 LKR
Anually salary
10,416 USD
Anually salary
3,600,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-04-27 05:28:54
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Gampaha District
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
83 USD
Gross monthly salary
28,571 LKR
Anually salary
996 USD
Anually salary
342,852 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-04-26 11:52:28
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Social media specialist
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
87 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,000 LKR
Anually salary
1,044 USD
Anually salary
360,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-04-22 16:19:58
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Sales coordinator
Commerce
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
87 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,000 LKR
Anually salary
1,044 USD
Anually salary
360,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-04-22 08:53:26
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Agricultural Specialist
Agriculture, Food Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
234 USD
Gross monthly salary
81,000 LKR
Anually salary
2,808 USD
Anually salary
972,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-04-20 06:30:04