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Salaries in France

The salary in France is $2535. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $1268; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $2282, and $3803 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in France is $4817. In the state-financed organizations in France, the average salary is $2662.



Average salaries in France in 2022, 2021-2018 years

The average monthly salary in France in 2018 was $2460, in 2019 - $2485, in 2020 - $2510, in 2021 - $2510. The growth of the average salary in France since 2018 in dollars is 2%.

2022

Average monthly salary

$2535

Large enterprises
$4817
Medium enterprises
$3803
Small businesses
$2282
Microenterprises
$1268
Public sector France
$2662

2021

Average monthly salary

$2510

Large enterprises
$4768
Medium enterprises
$3764
Small businesses
$2259
Microenterprises
$1255
Public sector France
$2635

2020

Average monthly salary

$2510

Large enterprises
$4768
Medium enterprises
$3764
Small businesses
$2259
Microenterprises
$1255
Public sector France
$2635

2019

Average monthly salary

$2485

Large enterprises
$4721
Medium enterprises
$3727
Small businesses
$2236
Microenterprises
$1242
Public sector France
$2609

2018

Average monthly salary

$2460

Large enterprises
$4673
Medium enterprises
$3690
Small businesses
$2214
Microenterprises
$1230
Public sector France
$2583

Salaries are net per month, after all taxes and fees have been deducted.


Salaries in France by field of activity

We calculate the average salary in France by field of activity based on the main areas of employment in a particular city or country. The main areas of activity in France so far are:

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in France in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $7610. The salary of the head of the region is about $25350, the salaries of local government deputies are $8620, the average salaries of officials in France region are $6210. Judges salaries are approximately $15210. The income of a private notary is $25350, and the state one is about $7610.

Average monthly salary
$7610
Head of the region
$25350
Government deputies
$8620
Government officials
$6210
Judges
$15210
Private notary
$25350
State notary
$7610


The education system

The average salary in the education system in France is $1770. The salary of a teacher at a school is $2030, and the headmaster is $4060. A kindergarten teacher in France earns about $1270, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $3930. In the higher education system in France, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $3550, and a university rector receives $10390. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $2790, and the director is $6590.

Average monthly salary
$1770
School teacher
$2030
Headmaster of the school
$4060
University teacher
$3550
University rector
$10390
College teacher
$2790
College director
$6590
Kindergarten teacher
$1270
Kindergarten head
$3930

Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in France is $3170. The salary of a general practitioner is $6720, a surgeons salary is $4560, a nurse receives $2410, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $6720.

Average monthly salary
$3170
Chief Physician
$6720
General Practitioner
$3300
Doctor surgeon
$4560
Nurse
$2410



Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in France include law enforcement agencies, the military, bailiffs, etc.; Their allowance depends, as a rule, on the rank and position. The average salary of security forces in France is $2790. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $6720, of a Major is $4560, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $2660, and enlisted personnel earns 2030.

Average monthly salary
$2790
Colonel
$6720
Major
$4560
Lieutenant, Ensign
$2660
Private, petty officer
$2030


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in France is approximately $2280. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $3170, of a barista is $2660, the average salary of a waiter is about $2030, and fast food workers salary in France is $1770.

Average monthly salary
$2280
Chef
$3170
Barista
$2660
Waiter
$2030
Fast food worker
$1770

Construction industry

The average salary in construction in France is about $2920. The salary of a civil engineer is $5960, of a foreman is $4060, the average salary of a house painter is about $2660, of a crane operator is $3040, and the salary of a construction worker is $2280.

Average monthly salary
$2920
Civil engineer
$5960
Foreman
$4060
House painter
$2660
Crane operator
$3040
Construction worker
$2280


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in France is $6080. A programmer gets about $3930, a web developer about $3300, and a system administrator in France earns $2920.

Average monthly salary
$6080
Programmer
$3930
Web Developer
$3300
System Administrator
$2920

Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in France is approximately 2690 dollars. A sales manager in France receives $2790, an office manager - $2660, an accountant - $2540, and a lawyer salary in France is about $2920.

Average monthly salary
$2690
Sales Manager
$2790
Office Manager
$2660
Accountant
$2540
Lawyer
$2920


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in France is $1770. The salary of the cashier is $1650, and the store director is $2410.

Average monthly salary
$1770
Seller-cashier
$1650
Store Directors
$2410

Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in France is $1770. The salary of a driver is 2030 dollars, a car mechanic is $1900, and the income of a taxi driver in France is about $3550 per month.

Average monthly salary
$1770
Driver
$2030
Car mechanic
$1900
Taxi driver
$3550


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in France is about $1270. The salary of a plumber is $1270, of an electrician is $1650, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $1140.

Average monthly salary
$1270
Plumber
$1520
Electrician
$1650
Street cleaner
$1140