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Salaries in Guatemala

Guatemala

The salary in Guatemala is $560. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $336; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $504, and $616 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Guatemala is $784. In the state-financed organizations in Guatemala, the average salary is $448.






Average salaries in Guatemala in 2022 and 2021

Average salary in Guatemala in 2021 , it was $543, and in 2022 - $560. Average salary growth in Guatemala for the year was 3%.

2022
2021
Average monthly salary
$560
$543
Large enterprises
$784
$760
Medium enterprises
$616
$598
Small businesses
$504
$489
Microenterprises
$336
$326
Public sector
$448
$435


Salaries in Guatemala by field of activity

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

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Guatemala in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $1 848. The salary of the head of the region is about $6 160, the salaries of local government deputies are $2 094, the average salaries of officials in Guatemala region are $1 509. Judges salaries are approximately $3 696. The income of a private notary is $1 848, and the state one is about $1 848.

Head of the Administration
$6 160
Government deputies
$2 094
Government officials
$1 509
Judges
$3 696
Notary
$1 848


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Guatemala is $431. The salary of a teacher at a school is $450, and the headmaster is $862. A kindergarten teacher in Guatemala earns about $308, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $770. In the higher education system in Guatemala, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $739, and a university rector receives $2 526. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $653, and the director is $1 602.

School teacher
$450
Headmaster of the school
$862
University teacher
$739
University rector
$2 526
College teacher
$653
College director
$1 602
Kindergarten teacher
$308
Kindergarten head
$770


Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Guatemala is $770. The salary of a general practitioner is $1 632, a surgeons salary is $1 109, a nurse receives $585, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $1 632.

Chief Physician
$1 632
General Practitioner
$801
Doctor surgeon
$1 109
Nurse
$585




Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Guatemala 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 Guatemala is $678. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $1 632, of a Major is $1 109, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $647, and enlisted personnel earns $493.

Colonel
$1 632
Major
$1 109
Lieutenant, Ensign
$647
Private, petty officer
$493


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Guatemala is approximately $554. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $770, of a barista is $647, the average salary of a waiter is about $493, and fast food workers salary in Guatemala is $431.

Chef
$770
Barista
$647
Waiter
$493
Fast food worker
$431


Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Guatemala is about $647. The salary of a civil engineer is $1 140, of a foreman is $862, the average salary of a house painter is about $524, of a crane operator is $616, and the salary of a construction worker is $493.

Civil engineer
$1 140
Foreman
$862
House painter
$524
Crane operator
$616
Construction worker
$493


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Guatemala is $862. A programmer gets about $955, a web developer about $801, and a system administrator in Guatemala earns $708.

Programmer
$955
Web Developer
$801
System Administrator
$708


Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Guatemala is approximately $653 dollars. A sales manager in Guatemala receives $678, an office manager - $647, an accountant - $616, and a lawyer salary in Guatemala is about $708.

Sales Manager
$678
Office Manager
$647
Accountant
$616
Lawyer
$708


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Guatemala is $431. The salary of the cashier is $400, and the store director is $585.

Seller-cashier
$400
Store Directors
$585


Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Guatemala is $431. The salary of a driver is $493 dollars, a car mechanic is $462, and the income of a taxi driver in Guatemala is about $862 per month.

Driver
$493
Car mechanic
$462
Taxi driver
$862


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Guatemala is about $308. The salary of a plumber is $308, of an electrician is $400, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $277.

Plumber
$370
Electrician
$400
Street cleaner
$277