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Average Salary in Parma 2020

How much money does a person working in Parma make?

Average Monthly Salary
3,700 EUR
( 44,300 EUR yearly)


A person working in Parma typically earns around 3,700 EUR per month. Salaries range from 500 EUR (lowest) to 16,400 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 Parma

Median and salary distribution monthly Parma

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

  • Salary Range

    Salaries in Parma range between 500 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 16,400 EUR per month (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 3,700 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of the population are earning less than 3,700 EUR while the other half are earning more than 3,700 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 1,890 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 1,890 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of the population are earning less than 10,000 EUR while 25% are earning more than 10,000 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 Parma

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

Salary trends and forecast monthly Parma
Average Salary 2016
3,340 EUR
Average Salary 2017+4%
3,460 EUR
Average Salary 2018+3%
3,550 EUR
Average Salary 2019+1%
3,600 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Salaries in Parma are on the rise in the year 2020 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2020 are 3% 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
Accountant2,270 EUR
Accounting Assistant2,170 EUR
Accounting Manager4,770 EUR
Bookkeeper1,870 EUR
Chartered Accountant2,950 EUR
Corporate Treasurer6,390 EUR
Financial Analyst3,470 EUR
Financial Manager6,980 EUR
Internal Auditor3,710 EUR

Administration / Reception / Secretarial
Administrative Assistant1,760 EUR
Office Manager2,320 EUR
Receptionist2,630 EUR
Secretary1,950 EUR

Advertising / Grapic Design / Events
Art Director3,250 EUR
Creative Director3,550 EUR
Graphic Designer2,330 EUR
Photographer2,250 EUR

Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense
Aerospace Engineer3,850 EUR
Air Traffic Controller3,560 EUR
Flight Attendant3,080 EUR
Pilot4,100 EUR

Architect3,290 EUR
CAD Drafter2,670 EUR

Mechanic1,810 EUR
Service Advisor2,670 EUR

Bank Branch Manager4,910 EUR
Teller2,280 EUR

Teacher2,630 EUR
Translator2,950 EUR

Business Planning
Business Analyst4,280 EUR
Business Development Manager5,270 EUR
Project Manager3,800 EUR

Care Giving and Child Care
Nanny2,220 EUR
Nursery Teacher2,450 EUR

Construction / Building / Installation
Civil Engineer3,010 EUR
Construction Project Manager4,210 EUR
Health and Safety Officer2,160 EUR

Customer Service and Call Center
Call Center Representative2,320 EUR
Customer Service Manager4,590 EUR
Customer Service Representative2,430 EUR

Electrical Engineer3,530 EUR
Engineer3,210 EUR
Mechanical Engineer3,460 EUR

Executive and Management
Chief Executive Officer7,740 EUR
Chief Financial Officer6,890 EUR
General Manager6,120 EUR

Food / Hospitality / Tourism / Catering
Chef2,890 EUR
Executive Chef3,070 EUR
Hotel Manager5,220 EUR
Travel Agent2,940 EUR
Waiter / Waitress2,160 EUR

Health and Medical
Dentist8,130 EUR
Dietitian8,030 EUR
Laboratory Technician2,660 EUR
Nurse2,730 EUR

Human Resources
Human Resources Manager4,760 EUR
Human Resources Officer2,730 EUR

Information Technology
Computer Technician2,680 EUR
Database Administrator3,300 EUR
Developer / Programmer2,960 EUR
Information Technology Manager5,230 EUR
Network Engineer2,960 EUR

Law Enforcement / Security / Fire
Police Officer2,810 EUR

Attorney4,810 EUR
Legal Assistant2,360 EUR

Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment
Journalist3,250 EUR

Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology
Biomedical Engineer2,890 EUR
Pharmacist3,920 EUR

Sales Retail and Wholesale
Cashier1,900 EUR
Sales Manager5,620 EUR
Sales Representative2,320 EUR

Teaching / Education
Elementary School Teacher2,320 EUR
Secondary School Teacher2,970 EUR

Average Hourly Wage in Parma

21 EUR per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Parma is 21 EUR. This means that the average person in Parma earns approximatly 21 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.

Parma VS Italy

Salary Comparison Between Parma and Italy monthlyWe compared salaries in Parma and Italy and we found that Parma salaries are 0% 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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