Uruguay
Uruguay






Uruguay

Salaries in Uruguay

The salary in Uruguay is $802. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $481; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $722, and $882 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Uruguay is $1 123. In the state-financed organizations in Uruguay, the average salary is $642.





Average salaries in Uruguay in 2022 and 2021

Average salary in Uruguay in 2021 , it was $778, and in 2022 - $802. Average salary growth in Uruguay for the year was 3%.

2022
2021
Average monthly salary
$802
$778
Large enterprises
$1 123
$1 089
Medium enterprises
$882
$856
Small businesses
$722
$700
Microenterprises
$481
$467
Public sector
$642
$622


Salaries in Uruguay by field of activity

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

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Uruguay in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $2 647. The salary of the head of the region is about $8 822, the salaries of local government deputies are $2 999, the average salaries of officials in Uruguay region are $2 161. Judges salaries are approximately $5 293. The income of a private notary is $2 647, and the state one is about $2 647.

Head of the Administration
$8 822
Government deputies
$2 999
Government officials
$2 161
Judges
$5 293
Notary
$2 647


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Uruguay is $618. The salary of a teacher at a school is $644, and the headmaster is $1 235. A kindergarten teacher in Uruguay earns about $441, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $1 103. In the higher education system in Uruguay, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $1 059, and a university rector receives $3 617. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $935, and the director is $2 294.

School teacher
$644
Headmaster of the school
$1 235
University teacher
$1 059
University rector
$3 617
College teacher
$935
College director
$2 294
Kindergarten teacher
$441
Kindergarten head
$1 103


Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Uruguay is $1 103. The salary of a general practitioner is $2 338, a surgeons salary is $1 588, a nurse receives $838, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $2 338.

Chief Physician
$2 338
General Practitioner
$1 147
Doctor surgeon
$1 588
Nurse
$838




Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Uruguay 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 Uruguay is $970. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $2 338, of a Major is $1 588, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $926, and enlisted personnel earns $706.

Colonel
$2 338
Major
$1 588
Lieutenant, Ensign
$926
Private, petty officer
$706


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Uruguay is approximately $794. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $1 103, of a barista is $926, the average salary of a waiter is about $706, and fast food workers salary in Uruguay is $618.

Chef
$1 103
Barista
$926
Waiter
$706
Fast food worker
$618


Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Uruguay is about $926. The salary of a civil engineer is $1 632, of a foreman is $1 235, the average salary of a house painter is about $750, of a crane operator is $882, and the salary of a construction worker is $706.

Civil engineer
$1 632
Foreman
$1 235
House painter
$750
Crane operator
$882
Construction worker
$706


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Uruguay is $1 235. A programmer gets about $1 367, a web developer about $1 147, and a system administrator in Uruguay earns $1 015.

Programmer
$1 367
Web Developer
$1 147
System Administrator
$1 015


Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Uruguay is approximately $935 dollars. A sales manager in Uruguay receives $970, an office manager - $926, an accountant - $882, and a lawyer salary in Uruguay is about $1 015.

Sales Manager
$970
Office Manager
$926
Accountant
$882
Lawyer
$1 015


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Uruguay is $618. The salary of the cashier is $573, and the store director is $838.

Seller-cashier
$573
Store Directors
$838


Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Uruguay is $618. The salary of a driver is $706 dollars, a car mechanic is $662, and the income of a taxi driver in Uruguay is about $1 235 per month.

Driver
$706
Car mechanic
$662
Taxi driver
$1 235


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Uruguay is about $441. The salary of a plumber is $441, of an electrician is $573, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $397.

Plumber
$529
Electrician
$573
Street cleaner
$397