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Average Salary in Brasilia 2019

How much money does a person working in Brasilia make?

13,043 BRL per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Brasilia typically earns around 13,043 BRL 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 Brasilia | All Jobs

Median and salary distribution monthly Brasilia

Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles

Salaries in Brasilia range between 1,765 BRL per month (minimum salary) to 57,754 BRL per month (maximum salary).

The median salary is 13,173 BRL per month, which means that half (50%) of the population are earning less than 13,173 BRL while the other half are earning more than 13,173 BRL. 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 values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of the population are earning less than 6,722 BRL while 75% of them are earning more than 6,722 BRL. Also from the diagram, 75% of the population are earning less than 36,173 BRL while 25% are earning more than 36,173 BRL.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should you be looking at?

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 Brasilia

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

Salary trends and forecast monthly Brasilia
Average Salary 2016    =  
12,006 BRL
Average Salary 2017    +4%  
12,450 BRL
Average Salary 2018    +3%  
12,799 BRL
Average Salary 2019    +2%  
13,043 BRL
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Salaries in Brasilia are on the rise in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 2% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2020 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.


Salaries for popular jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Accountant8,655 BRL
Administrative Assistant6,765 BRL
Architect11,494 BRL
Attorney18,521 BRL
Biomedical Engineer11,199 BRL
CAD Drafter9,276 BRL
Cashier6,907 BRL
Chartered Accountant10,427 BRL
Chef10,049 BRL
Chief Executive Officer27,060 BRL
Chief Financial Officer26,080 BRL
Civil Engineer11,801 BRL
Computer Technician9,939 BRL
Creative Director13,199 BRL
Dentist28,713 BRL
Developer / Programmer11,163 BRL
Electrical Engineer12,341 BRL
Elementary School Teacher8,276 BRL
Engineer11,778 BRL
Executive Chef11,196 BRL
Flight Attendant10,612 BRL
General Manager21,136 BRL
Graphic Designer8,398 BRL
Hotel Manager18,334 BRL
Human Resources Manager16,780 BRL
Internal Auditor13,219 BRL
Journalist12,095 BRL
Legal Assistant8,884 BRL
Mechanical Engineer12,821 BRL
Nurse9,988 BRL
Pharmacist13,928 BRL
Photographer8,535 BRL
Pilot15,136 BRL
Police Officer10,117 BRL
Project Manager14,084 BRL
Receptionist6,893 BRL
Sales Manager19,877 BRL
Sales Representative7,997 BRL
Secondary School Teacher10,572 BRL
Secretary6,511 BRL
Teacher9,535 BRL
Teller8,450 BRL
Travel Agent10,480 BRL
Waiter / Waitress7,489 BRL

Average Hourly Wage in Brasilia | All Jobs

75 BRL per hour
Average Hourly Wage

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Brasilia | All Jobs is 75 BRL. This means that the average person in Brasilia earns approximatly 75 BRL 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.

Brasilia VS Brazil

Salary Comparison Between Brasilia and Brazil monthlyWe compared salaries in Brasilia and Brazil and we found that Brasilia salaries are 15% more than those of Brazil.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Aracaju11,327 BRL
Belem12,256 BRL
Belo Horizonte12,628 BRL
Brasilia13,043 BRL
Campinas11,891 BRL
Cuiaba11,186 BRL
Curitiba12,467 BRL
Fortaleza12,795 BRL
Goiania12,150 BRL
Joao Pessoa11,413 BRL
Londrina11,099 BRL
Macapa11,012 BRL
Maceio11,747 BRL
Manaus12,634 BRL
Maringa10,632 BRL
Natal11,606 BRL
Petrolina and Juazeiro10,363 BRL
Porto Alegre11,938 BRL
Recife12,313 BRL
Rio de Janeiro13,082 BRL
Salvador12,887 BRL
Santos10,648 BRL
Sao Luis11,854 BRL
Sao Paulo13,186 BRL
Teresina11,521 BRL
Vale do Aco10,882 BRL
Vitoria10,401 BRL
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