How much money does a person working in Krakow make?
7,682 PLN per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Krakow typically earns around 7,682 PLN per month.
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 Krakow | All Jobs
25% of people earn
50% of people earn
75% of people earn
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
Salaries in Krakow range between 1,500 PLN per month (minimum salary) to 33,333 PLN per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 6,000 PLN per month, which means that half (50%) of the population are earning less than 6,000 PLN while the other half are earning more than 6,000 PLN. 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.
Closely related to the median are two similar values: the 25th and 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of the population are earning less than 4,200 PLN while 75% of them are earning more than 4,200 PLN. Also from the diagram, 75% of the population are earning less than 10,000 PLN while 25% of them are earning more than 10,000 PLN.
What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should I be looking at?
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both 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. You have plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. Luckily for you, we have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
Salary Trend and Forecast in Krakow
How are Krakow salaries changing over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in Krakow over the past few years.
|Average Salary 2015|| = |
|Average Salary 2016|| +3% |
|Average Salary 2017|| +3% |
|Average Salary 2018|| +3% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Salaries in Krakow are on the rise in the year 2018 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2018 are 3% higher than those of 2017. The trend suggests a slow yet slow continous increase in pay in 2019 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.
Average Hourly Wage in Krakow | All Jobs
39 PLN per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Krakow | All Jobs is 39 PLN. This means that the average person in Krakow earns approximatly 39 PLN 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 is considered to the be the standard.
Salary Comparison By Job Category (Average Monthly Salary)
|Job Category||Average Salary|
|Accounting and Finance||6,088 PLN|
|Business Planning||5,833 PLN|
|Construction / Building / Installation||2,600 PLN|
|Courier / Delivery / Transport / Drivers||2,500 PLN|
|Customer Service and Call Center||5,094 PLN|
|Electrical and Electronics Trades||2,800 PLN|
|Executive and Management||13,230 PLN|
|Human Resources||5,640 PLN|
|Import and Export||8,000 PLN|
|Information Technology||8,205 PLN|
|Quality Control and Compliance||14,500 PLN|
|Sales Retail and Wholesale||12,500 PLN|
|Teaching / Education||2,000 PLN|
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|Average Salary in Krakow (all jobs)||7,682 PLN|