Average Salaries in Europe 2022

When hiring employees abroad, one of the first things employers want to check is the average salary in the country. Here's an overview of the average salaries in Europe in 2022. 

Average Net salaries

Map overview of average monthly net  salaries in Europe 

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Map overview of average monthly gross salaries in Europe 

Keep reading for the text overview.


The UK

Average monthly net salary in the UK: 2,297 €

Average monthly gross salary in the UK: 2,897€


Ireland  360_F_202535513_323VAKffLvKSuZqC0k7uHxIdQHkBmx2g

Average monthly net salary in Ireland: 2,923 €

Average monthly gross salary in Ireland: 3,819 €


France

Average monthly net salary in France: 2,355 €

Average monthly gross salary in France: 3,275 €


Germany

Average monthly net salary in Germany: 2,831 €

Average monthly gross salary in Germany: 4,168 €


Spain

Average monthly net salary in Spain: 1,868 €

Average monthly gross salary in Spain: 2,406 €


The Netherlands

Average monthly net salary in the Netherlands: 2,834 €

Average monthly gross salary in the Netherlands: 3,823 €


Italy

Average monthly net salary in Italy: 1,740 €

Average monthly gross salary in Italy: 2,479 €


Poland

Average monthly net salary in Poland: 1,010 €

Average monthly gross salary in Poland: 1,370 €


Portugal

Average monthly net salary in Portugal: 8.68% of the weekly salary.

Average monthly gross salary in Portugal: 1,517 €


Switzerland

Average monthly net salary in Switzerland: 5,655 €

Average monthly gross salary in Switzerland: 6,920 €


Austria

Average monthly net salary in Austria: 2,433 €

Average monthly gross salary in Austria: 3,700 €


Belgium

Average monthly net salary in Belgium: 2,425 €

Average monthly gross salary in Belgium: 3,758 €


Norway

Average monthly net salary in Norway: 3,721 €

Average monthly gross salary in Norway: 5,095 €


Denmark

Average monthly net salary in Denmark: 3,900 €

Average monthly gross salary in Denmark: 6,173 €


Finland

Average monthly net salary in Finland: 2,509 €

Average monthly gross salary in Finland: 3,653 €


Sweden

Average monthly net salary in Sweden: 2,974 €

Average monthly gross salary in Sweden: 4,188 €


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