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Information Technology Average Salaries in Brazil 2019

How much money does a person working in Information Technology make in Brazil?

7,041 BRL per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Information Technology in Brazil typically earns around 7,041 BRL per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Information Technology jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Business Analyst4,217 BRL
Business Process Consultant20,000 BRL
Business Systems Analyst5,940 BRL
C# Developer6,375 BRL
Capacity Planning Manager6,500 BRL
Chief Information Security Officer12,000 BRL
Chief Information Technology Officer29,167 BRL
Consultant5,000 BRL
Database Administrator7,000 BRL
Database Developer8,000 BRL
Developer / Programmer (General)3,350 BRL
Development Manager17,300 BRL
E-Commerce Sales Manager8,000 BRL
Enterprise Architecture Manager17,000 BRL
ERP Analyst2,930 BRL
Flash Developer2,333 BRL
Help Desk Support1,750 BRL
Information Services Consultant5,500 BRL
IT Manager22,079 BRL
IT Product Manager9,750 BRL
IT Support2,997 BRL
IT Team Leader10,000 BRL
Java Developer4,576 BRL
Network Administrator5,000 BRL
Network Engineer5,000 BRL
Network Specialist2,500 BRL
Network Technician3,961 BRL
PHP Developer6,588 BRL
Project Manager6,494 BRL
Ruby Developer7,000 BRL
SAP Consultant15,000 BRL
Security Specialist6,667 BRL
Senior IOS Developer9,000 BRL
Senior Software Engineer8,333 BRL
Service Delivery Manager17,500 BRL
Software Architect5,750 BRL
Software Engineer7,500 BRL
Software Support Engineer5,500 BRL
System Administrator3,000 BRL
Systems Analyst5,082 BRL
Systems Consultant7,500 BRL
Technical Sales11,278 BRL
Tester4,500 BRL
VB.NET Developer5,000 BRL
Web Designer2,333 BRL
Web Developer4,633 BRL
Web Promotions Specialist3,600 BRL
Webmaster3,500 BRL
Windows System Administrator10,000 BRL

Information Technology Jobs Salary Distribution in Brazil

25% of people earn
3,000 BRL
or less
50% of people earn
5,250 BRL
or less
75% of people earn
8,667 BRL
or less
833 BRL
5,250 BRL
33,333 BRL

Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles

The Information Technology salaries in Brazil range between 833 BRL per month (minimum salary) to 33,333 BRL per month (maximum salary).

The median salary is 5,250 BRL per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Information Technology are earning less than 5,250 BRL while the other half are earning more than 5,250 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 people working in Information Technology are earning less than 3,000 BRL while 75% of them are earning more than 3,000 BRL. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Information Technology are earning less than 8,667 BRL while 25% are earning more than 8,667 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

Information Technology Salary Forecast and Trend in Brazil

How do Information Technology salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.

Average Salary 2016    =  
6,597 BRL
Average Salary 2017    +3%  
6,781 BRL
Average Salary 2018    +2%  
6,890 BRL
Average Salary 2019    +2%  
7,041 BRL
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Information Technology salaries in Brazil are rising 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.

Information Technology Hourly Average Wage in Brazil

36 BRL per hour
Average Hourly Wage

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Brazil for Information Technology is 36 BRL. This means that the average person in Brazil earns approximatly 36 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.

Salary Comparison of Information Technology Jobs in Brazil

7,041 BRL
10,676 BRL
Average Salary
Information Technology
Average Salary
All Jobs
We compared Brazil salaries for Information Technology and All Jobs and we found that Information Technology salaries are 34% less than those of All Jobs.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Belo Horizonte5,172 BRL
Brasilia9,139 BRL
Campinas8,373 BRL
Curitiba4,042 BRL
Porto Alegre4,347 BRL
Recife2,950 BRL
Rio de Janeiro3,902 BRL
Santos7,000 BRL
Sao Paulo8,391 BRL
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