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Salaries in Jamaica

Jamaica

The salary in Jamaica is $540. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $324; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $486, and $594 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Jamaica is $756. In the state-financed organizations in Jamaica, the average salary is $432.






Average salaries in Jamaica in 2022 and 2021

Average salary in Jamaica in 2021 , it was $524, and in 2022 - $540. Average salary growth in Jamaica for the year was 3%.

2022
2021
Average monthly salary
$540
$524
Large enterprises
$756
$733
Medium enterprises
$594
$576
Small businesses
$486
$471
Microenterprises
$324
$314
Public sector
$432
$419


Salaries in Jamaica by field of activity

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

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Jamaica in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $1 782. The salary of the head of the region is about $5 940, the salaries of local government deputies are $2 020, the average salaries of officials in Jamaica region are $1 455. Judges salaries are approximately $3 564. The income of a private notary is $1 782, and the state one is about $1 782.

Head of the Administration
$5 940
Government deputies
$2 020
Government officials
$1 455
Judges
$3 564
Notary
$1 782


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Jamaica is $416. The salary of a teacher at a school is $434, and the headmaster is $832. A kindergarten teacher in Jamaica earns about $297, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $743. In the higher education system in Jamaica, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $713, and a university rector receives $2 435. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $630, and the director is $1 544.

School teacher
$434
Headmaster of the school
$832
University teacher
$713
University rector
$2 435
College teacher
$630
College director
$1 544
Kindergarten teacher
$297
Kindergarten head
$743


Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Jamaica is $743. The salary of a general practitioner is $1 574, a surgeons salary is $1 069, a nurse receives $564, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $1 574.

Chief Physician
$1 574
General Practitioner
$772
Doctor surgeon
$1 069
Nurse
$564




Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Jamaica 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 Jamaica is $653. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $1 574, of a Major is $1 069, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $624, and enlisted personnel earns $475.

Colonel
$1 574
Major
$1 069
Lieutenant, Ensign
$624
Private, petty officer
$475


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Jamaica is approximately $535. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $743, of a barista is $624, the average salary of a waiter is about $475, and fast food workers salary in Jamaica is $416.

Chef
$743
Barista
$624
Waiter
$475
Fast food worker
$416


Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Jamaica is about $624. The salary of a civil engineer is $1 099, of a foreman is $832, the average salary of a house painter is about $505, of a crane operator is $594, and the salary of a construction worker is $475.

Civil engineer
$1 099
Foreman
$832
House painter
$505
Crane operator
$594
Construction worker
$475


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Jamaica is $832. A programmer gets about $921, a web developer about $772, and a system administrator in Jamaica earns $683.

Programmer
$921
Web Developer
$772
System Administrator
$683


Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Jamaica is approximately $630 dollars. A sales manager in Jamaica receives $653, an office manager - $624, an accountant - $594, and a lawyer salary in Jamaica is about $683.

Sales Manager
$653
Office Manager
$624
Accountant
$594
Lawyer
$683


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Jamaica is $416. The salary of the cashier is $386, and the store director is $564.

Seller-cashier
$386
Store Directors
$564


Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Jamaica is $416. The salary of a driver is $475 dollars, a car mechanic is $446, and the income of a taxi driver in Jamaica is about $832 per month.

Driver
$475
Car mechanic
$446
Taxi driver
$832


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Jamaica is about $297. The salary of a plumber is $297, of an electrician is $386, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $267.

Plumber
$356
Electrician
$386
Street cleaner
$267