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Average Salary in Czech Republic 2020

How much money does a person working in Czech Republic make?

Average Monthly Salary
106,000 CZK
( 1,280,000 CZK yearly)


A person working in Czech Republic typically earns around 106,000 CZK per month. Salaries range from 14,400 CZK (lowest) to 472,000 CZK (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 Czech Republic

Median and salary distribution monthly Czech Republic

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

  • Salary Range

    Salaries in Czech Republic range between 14,400 CZK per month (minimum salary) to 472,000 CZK per month (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 104,000 CZK per month, which means that half (50%) of the population are earning less than 104,000 CZK while the other half are earning more than 104,000 CZK. 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 53,400 CZK while 75% of them are earning more than 53,400 CZK. Also from the diagram, 75% of the population are earning less than 276,000 CZK while 25% are earning more than 276,000 CZK.

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 Czech Republic

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

Salary trends and forecast monthly Czech Republic
Average Salary 2016
94,500 CZK
Average Salary 2017+4%
98,000 CZK
Average Salary 2018+2%
99,900 CZK
Average Salary 2019+3%
103,000 CZK
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Salaries in Czech Republic 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
Accountant72,800 CZK
Accounting Assistant67,200 CZK
Accounting Manager138,000 CZK
Bookkeeper53,300 CZK
Chartered Accountant91,400 CZK
Corporate Treasurer183,000 CZK
Financial Analyst107,000 CZK
Financial Manager218,000 CZK
Internal Auditor103,000 CZK

Administration / Reception / Secretarial
Administrative Assistant54,100 CZK
Office Manager73,800 CZK
Receptionist57,400 CZK
Secretary53,700 CZK

Advertising / Grapic Design / Events
Art Director106,000 CZK
Creative Director110,000 CZK
Graphic Designer73,500 CZK
Photographer73,200 CZK

Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense
Aerospace Engineer111,000 CZK
Air Traffic Controller110,000 CZK
Flight Attendant92,000 CZK
Pilot125,000 CZK

Architect89,200 CZK
CAD Drafter76,500 CZK

Mechanic52,600 CZK
Service Advisor80,100 CZK

Bank Branch Manager148,000 CZK
Teller72,500 CZK

Teacher76,200 CZK
Translator91,400 CZK

Business Planning
Business Analyst126,000 CZK
Business Development Manager163,000 CZK
Project Manager127,000 CZK

Care Giving and Child Care
Nanny66,300 CZK
Nursery Teacher75,200 CZK

Construction / Building / Installation
Civil Engineer90,700 CZK
Construction Project Manager125,000 CZK
Health and Safety Officer68,300 CZK

Customer Service and Call Center
Call Center Representative74,000 CZK
Customer Service Manager143,000 CZK
Customer Service Representative73,100 CZK

Civil Engineer97,600 CZK
Electrical Engineer103,000 CZK
Engineer96,200 CZK
Mechanical Engineer99,600 CZK

Executive and Management
Chief Executive Officer225,000 CZK
Chief Financial Officer224,000 CZK
General Manager191,000 CZK
Project Manager121,000 CZK

Food / Hospitality / Tourism / Catering
Chef82,900 CZK
Executive Chef90,500 CZK
Hotel Manager159,000 CZK
Receptionist76,300 CZK
Travel Agent81,300 CZK
Waiter / Waitress63,600 CZK

Health and Medical
Dentist252,000 CZK
Dietitian229,000 CZK
Laboratory Technician76,600 CZK
Nurse78,300 CZK

Human Resources
Human Resources Manager137,000 CZK
Human Resources Officer83,300 CZK

Information Technology
Computer Technician82,700 CZK
Database Administrator102,000 CZK
Developer / Programmer89,300 CZK
Information Technology Manager143,000 CZK
Network Engineer86,600 CZK

Law Enforcement / Security / Fire
Police Officer80,100 CZK

Attorney148,000 CZK
Legal Assistant77,700 CZK

Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment
Journalist101,000 CZK

Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology
Biomedical Engineer90,600 CZK
Pharmacist111,000 CZK

Sales Retail and Wholesale
Cashier57,500 CZK
Sales Manager157,000 CZK
Sales Representative69,300 CZK

Teaching / Education
Elementary School Teacher74,000 CZK
Secondary School Teacher84,600 CZK

Average Hourly Wage in Czech Republic

610 CZK per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Czech Republic is 610 CZK. This means that the average person in Czech Republic earns approximatly 610 CZK 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 By City

CityAverage Salary
Prague111,000 CZK
49818 - 360

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