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Portugal

Salaries in Portugal

The salary in Portugal is $1404. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $702; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $1264, and $2106 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Portugal is $2668. In the state-financed organizations in Portugal, the average salary is $1474.



Average salaries in Portugal in 2022, 2021-2018 years

The average monthly salary in Portugal in 2018 was $1362, in 2019 - $1376, in 2020 - $1390, in 2021 - $1390. The growth of the average salary in Portugal since 2018 in dollars is 2%.

2022

Average monthly salary

$1404

Large enterprises
$2668
Medium enterprises
$2106
Small businesses
$1264
Microenterprises
$702
Public sector Portugal
$1474

2021

Average monthly salary

$1390

Large enterprises
$2641
Medium enterprises
$2085
Small businesses
$1251
Microenterprises
$695
Public sector Portugal
$1459

2020

Average monthly salary

$1390

Large enterprises
$2641
Medium enterprises
$2085
Small businesses
$1251
Microenterprises
$695
Public sector Portugal
$1459

2019

Average monthly salary

$1376

Large enterprises
$2615
Medium enterprises
$2064
Small businesses
$1238
Microenterprises
$688
Public sector Portugal
$1445

2018

Average monthly salary

$1362

Large enterprises
$2588
Medium enterprises
$2043
Small businesses
$1226
Microenterprises
$681
Public sector Portugal
$1430

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


Salaries in Portugal by field of activity

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

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Portugal in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $4210. The salary of the head of the region is about $14040, the salaries of local government deputies are $4770, the average salaries of officials in Portugal region are $3440. Judges salaries are approximately $8420. The income of a private notary is $14040, and the state one is about $4210.

Average monthly salary
$4210
Head of the region
$14040
Government deputies
$4770
Government officials
$3440
Judges
$8420
Private notary
$14040
State notary
$4210


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Portugal is $980. The salary of a teacher at a school is $1120, and the headmaster is $2250. A kindergarten teacher in Portugal earns about $700, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $2180. In the higher education system in Portugal, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $1970, and a university rector receives $5760. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $1540, and the director is $3650.

Average monthly salary
$980
School teacher
$1120
Headmaster of the school
$2250
University teacher
$1970
University rector
$5760
College teacher
$1540
College director
$3650
Kindergarten teacher
$700
Kindergarten head
$2180

Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Portugal is $1760. The salary of a general practitioner is $3720, a surgeons salary is $2530, a nurse receives $1330, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $3720.

Average monthly salary
$1760
Chief Physician
$3720
General Practitioner
$1830
Doctor surgeon
$2530
Nurse
$1330



Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Portugal 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 Portugal is $1540. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $3720, of a Major is $2530, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $1470, and enlisted personnel earns 1120.

Average monthly salary
$1540
Colonel
$3720
Major
$2530
Lieutenant, Ensign
$1470
Private, petty officer
$1120


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Portugal is approximately $1260. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $1760, of a barista is $1470, the average salary of a waiter is about $1120, and fast food workers salary in Portugal is $980.

Average monthly salary
$1260
Chef
$1760
Barista
$1470
Waiter
$1120
Fast food worker
$980

Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Portugal is about $1610. The salary of a civil engineer is $3300, of a foreman is $2250, the average salary of a house painter is about $1470, of a crane operator is $1680, and the salary of a construction worker is $1260.

Average monthly salary
$1610
Civil engineer
$3300
Foreman
$2250
House painter
$1470
Crane operator
$1680
Construction worker
$1260


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Portugal is $3370. A programmer gets about $2180, a web developer about $1830, and a system administrator in Portugal earns $1610.

Average monthly salary
$3370
Programmer
$2180
Web Developer
$1830
System Administrator
$1610

Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Portugal is approximately 1490 dollars. A sales manager in Portugal receives $1540, an office manager - $1470, an accountant - $1400, and a lawyer salary in Portugal is about $1610.

Average monthly salary
$1490
Sales Manager
$1540
Office Manager
$1470
Accountant
$1400
Lawyer
$1610


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Portugal is $980. The salary of the cashier is $910, and the store director is $1330.

Average monthly salary
$980
Seller-cashier
$910
Store Directors
$1330

Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Portugal is $980. The salary of a driver is 1120 dollars, a car mechanic is $1050, and the income of a taxi driver in Portugal is about $1970 per month.

Average monthly salary
$980
Driver
$1120
Car mechanic
$1050
Taxi driver
$1970


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Portugal is about $700. The salary of a plumber is $700, of an electrician is $910, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $630.

Average monthly salary
$700
Plumber
$840
Electrician
$910
Street cleaner
$630