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Average Salary in Catania 2020

How much money does a person working in Catania make?

Average Monthly Salary
3,820 EUR
( 45,800 EUR yearly)


A person working in Catania typically earns around 3,820 EUR per month. Salaries range from 520 EUR (lowest) to 16,900 EUR (highest).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries differ drasticly between different jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Distribution of Salaries in Catania

Median and salary distribution monthly Catania

The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

  • Salary Range

    Salaries in Catania range between 520 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 16,900 EUR per month (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 3,740 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of the population are earning less than 3,740 EUR while the other half are earning more than 3,740 EUR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

  • Percentiles

    Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of the population are earning less than 1,920 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 1,920 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of the population are earning less than 9,910 EUR while 25% are earning more than 9,910 EUR.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary

Salary Trend and Forecast in Catania

How are Catania salaries changing over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary over the past few years.

Salary trends and forecast monthly Catania
Average Salary 2016
3,390 EUR
Average Salary 2017+4%
3,510 EUR
Average Salary 2018+2%
3,580 EUR
Average Salary 2019+3%
3,680 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Salaries in Catania are on the rise in the year 2020 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2020 are 4% higher than those of 2019. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2021 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.

Salaries for popular jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Accounting and Finance
Accountant2,420 EUR
Accounting Assistant2,290 EUR
Accounting Manager4,930 EUR
Bookkeeper1,960 EUR
Chartered Accountant3,190 EUR
Corporate Treasurer6,550 EUR
Financial Analyst3,840 EUR
Financial Manager7,450 EUR
Internal Auditor3,590 EUR

Administration / Reception / Secretarial
Administrative Assistant1,940 EUR
Office Manager2,460 EUR
Receptionist2,730 EUR
Secretary1,970 EUR

Advertising / Grapic Design / Events
Art Director3,530 EUR
Creative Director3,570 EUR
Graphic Designer2,450 EUR
Photographer2,560 EUR

Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense
Aerospace Engineer4,090 EUR
Air Traffic Controller3,740 EUR
Flight Attendant3,140 EUR
Pilot4,360 EUR

Architect3,280 EUR
CAD Drafter2,810 EUR

Mechanic1,890 EUR
Service Advisor2,730 EUR

Bank Branch Manager5,300 EUR
Teller2,410 EUR

Teacher2,870 EUR
Translator3,190 EUR

Business Planning
Business Analyst4,290 EUR
Business Development Manager5,280 EUR
Project Manager4,020 EUR

Care Giving and Child Care
Nanny2,200 EUR
Nursery Teacher2,630 EUR

Construction / Building / Installation
Civil Engineer3,410 EUR
Construction Project Manager4,480 EUR
Health and Safety Officer2,390 EUR

Customer Service and Call Center
Call Center Representative2,590 EUR
Customer Service Manager4,640 EUR
Customer Service Representative2,430 EUR

Electrical Engineer3,500 EUR
Engineer3,120 EUR
Mechanical Engineer3,480 EUR

Executive and Management
Chief Executive Officer8,090 EUR
Chief Financial Officer7,820 EUR
General Manager6,190 EUR

Food / Hospitality / Tourism / Catering
Chef3,040 EUR
Executive Chef3,160 EUR
Hotel Manager5,150 EUR
Travel Agent2,840 EUR
Waiter / Waitress2,280 EUR

Health and Medical
Dentist8,800 EUR
Dietitian8,400 EUR
Laboratory Technician2,680 EUR
Nurse2,810 EUR

Human Resources
Human Resources Manager5,160 EUR
Human Resources Officer2,840 EUR

Information Technology
Computer Technician2,690 EUR
Database Administrator3,650 EUR
Developer / Programmer3,040 EUR
Information Technology Manager5,260 EUR
Network Engineer3,260 EUR

Law Enforcement / Security / Fire
Police Officer2,800 EUR

Attorney5,310 EUR
Legal Assistant2,590 EUR

Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment
Journalist3,430 EUR

Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology
Biomedical Engineer3,010 EUR
Pharmacist3,990 EUR

Sales Retail and Wholesale
Cashier2,060 EUR
Sales Manager5,790 EUR
Sales Representative2,360 EUR

Teaching / Education
Elementary School Teacher2,590 EUR
Secondary School Teacher2,890 EUR

Average Hourly Wage in Catania

22 EUR per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Catania is 22 EUR. This means that the average person in Catania earns approximatly 22 EUR for every worked hour.

Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.

Catania VS Italy

Salary Comparison Between Catania and Italy monthlyWe compared salaries in Catania and Italy and we found that Catania salaries are 4% more than those of Italy.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Bologna3,880 EUR
Catania3,820 EUR
Genova3,960 EUR
Milano4,260 EUR
Napoli4,180 EUR
Palermo4,030 EUR
Parma3,700 EUR
Rome4,330 EUR
Torino4,110 EUR
Trieste3,750 EUR
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