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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 27,645.00 LKR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 115,890.00 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
40K
50K
60K
70K
80K
90K
100K
110K
 
10% earn less 28K LKR
10% earns more 116K 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 44K
median 39K
10% 20K
25% 28K
75% 55K
90% 75K
25-34
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 64K
median 54K
10% 21K
25% 34K
75% 83K
90% 120K
35-44
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 77K
median 62K
10% 21K
25% 36K
75% 100K
90% 150K
45-54
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 71K
median 55K
10% 16K
25% 31K
75% 93K
90% 143K
55+
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
 
 
Average 61K
median 50K
10% 17K
25% 29K
75% 80K
90% 119K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
73,624 LKR
57,414 LKR
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Sri Lanka, men earn 28.2% 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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Junior Accountant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Gampaha District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
156 USD
Gross monthly salary
60,000 LKR
Anually salary
1,872 USD
Anually salary
720,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-28 00:35:32
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Cashier
Commerce
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Province of Uva
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
196 USD
Gross monthly salary
75,000 LKR
Anually salary
2,352 USD
Anually salary
900,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-27 07:05:49
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Kalutara District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
130 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,000 LKR
Anually salary
1,560 USD
Anually salary
600,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-27 06:41:37
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Doctor
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Nuwara Eliya District
Education:
Postgraduate (Doctorate)
Gross monthly salary
553 USD
Gross monthly salary
212,000 LKR
Anually salary
6,636 USD
Anually salary
2,544,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-22 11:52:23
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C# Programmer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
808 USD
Gross monthly salary
310,000 LKR
Anually salary
9,696 USD
Anually salary
3,720,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-20 17:13:59
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Operations Manager
Top Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,054 USD
Gross monthly salary
404,167 LKR
Anually salary
12,648 USD
Anually salary
4,850,004 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-15 22:30:12
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Architect
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
261 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 LKR
Anually salary
3,132 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-14 19:48:17
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Project Coordinator
Administration
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
487 USD
Gross monthly salary
186,667 LKR
Anually salary
5,844 USD
Anually salary
2,240,004 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-14 13:55:31
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kalutara District
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
261 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 LKR
Anually salary
3,132 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-14 12:20:54
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Auto Electrician
Car Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Colombo District
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
196 USD
Gross monthly salary
75,000 LKR
Anually salary
2,352 USD
Anually salary
900,000 LKR
ClockPosted: 2022-09-13 06:18:03