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Paraguay






Paraguay

Salaries in Paraguay

The salary in Paraguay is $430. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $215; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $387, and $645 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Paraguay is $817. In the state-financed organizations in Paraguay, the average salary is $452.



Average salaries in Paraguay in 2022, 2021-2018 years

The average monthly salary in Paraguay in 2018 was $417, in 2019 - $421, in 2020 - $426, in 2021 - $426. The growth of the average salary in Paraguay since 2018 in dollars is 2%.

2022

Average monthly salary

$430

Large enterprises
$817
Medium enterprises
$645
Small businesses
$387
Microenterprises
$215
Public sector Paraguay
$452

2021

Average monthly salary

$426

Large enterprises
$809
Medium enterprises
$639
Small businesses
$383
Microenterprises
$213
Public sector Paraguay
$447

2020

Average monthly salary

$426

Large enterprises
$809
Medium enterprises
$639
Small businesses
$383
Microenterprises
$213
Public sector Paraguay
$447

2019

Average monthly salary

$421

Large enterprises
$801
Medium enterprises
$632
Small businesses
$379
Microenterprises
$211
Public sector Paraguay
$443

2018

Average monthly salary

$417

Large enterprises
$793
Medium enterprises
$626
Small businesses
$376
Microenterprises
$209
Public sector Paraguay
$438

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


Salaries in Paraguay by field of activity

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

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Paraguay in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $1290. The salary of the head of the region is about $4300, the salaries of local government deputies are $1460, the average salaries of officials in Paraguay region are $1050. Judges salaries are approximately $2580. The income of a private notary is $4300, and the state one is about $1290.

Average monthly salary
$1290
Head of the region
$4300
Government deputies
$1460
Government officials
$1050
Judges
$2580
Private notary
$4300
State notary
$1290


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Paraguay is $300. The salary of a teacher at a school is $340, and the headmaster is $690. A kindergarten teacher in Paraguay earns about $220, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $670. In the higher education system in Paraguay, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $600, and a university rector receives $1760. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $470, and the director is $1120.

Average monthly salary
$300
School teacher
$340
Headmaster of the school
$690
University teacher
$600
University rector
$1760
College teacher
$470
College director
$1120
Kindergarten teacher
$220
Kindergarten head
$670

Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Paraguay is $540. The salary of a general practitioner is $1140, a surgeons salary is $770, a nurse receives $410, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $1140.

Average monthly salary
$540
Chief Physician
$1140
General Practitioner
$560
Doctor surgeon
$770
Nurse
$410



Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Paraguay 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 Paraguay is $470. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $1140, of a Major is $770, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $450, and enlisted personnel earns 340.

Average monthly salary
$470
Colonel
$1140
Major
$770
Lieutenant, Ensign
$450
Private, petty officer
$340


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Paraguay is approximately $390. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $540, of a barista is $450, the average salary of a waiter is about $340, and fast food workers salary in Paraguay is $300.

Average monthly salary
$390
Chef
$540
Barista
$450
Waiter
$340
Fast food worker
$300

Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Paraguay is about $490. The salary of a civil engineer is $1010, of a foreman is $690, the average salary of a house painter is about $450, of a crane operator is $520, and the salary of a construction worker is $390.

Average monthly salary
$490
Civil engineer
$1010
Foreman
$690
House painter
$450
Crane operator
$520
Construction worker
$390


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Paraguay is $1030. A programmer gets about $670, a web developer about $560, and a system administrator in Paraguay earns $490.

Average monthly salary
$1030
Programmer
$670
Web Developer
$560
System Administrator
$490

Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Paraguay is approximately 460 dollars. A sales manager in Paraguay receives $470, an office manager - $450, an accountant - $430, and a lawyer salary in Paraguay is about $490.

Average monthly salary
$460
Sales Manager
$470
Office Manager
$450
Accountant
$430
Lawyer
$490


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Paraguay is $300. The salary of the cashier is $280, and the store director is $410.

Average monthly salary
$300
Seller-cashier
$280
Store Directors
$410

Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Paraguay is $300. The salary of a driver is 340 dollars, a car mechanic is $320, and the income of a taxi driver in Paraguay is about $600 per month.

Average monthly salary
$300
Driver
$340
Car mechanic
$320
Taxi driver
$600


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Paraguay is about $220. The salary of a plumber is $220, of an electrician is $280, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $190.

Average monthly salary
$220
Plumber
$260
Electrician
$280
Street cleaner
$190