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Average Salary in Tallinn 2019

How much money does a person working in Tallinn make?

17,611 EEK per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Tallinn typically earns around 17,611 EEK 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 Tallinn | All Jobs

Median and salary distribution monthly Tallinn

Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles

Salaries in Tallinn range between 2,384 EEK per month (minimum salary) to 77,984 EEK per month (maximum salary).

The median salary is 16,907 EEK per month, which means that half (50%) of the population are earning less than 16,907 EEK while the other half are earning more than 16,907 EEK. 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 8,681 EEK while 75% of them are earning more than 8,681 EEK. Also from the diagram, 75% of the population are earning less than 43,650 EEK while 25% are earning more than 43,650 EEK.

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 Tallinn

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

Salary trends and forecast monthly Tallinn
Average Salary 2016    =  
16,501 EEK
Average Salary 2017    +4%  
17,112 EEK
Average Salary 2018    +1%  
17,334 EEK
Average Salary 2019    +2%  
17,611 EEK
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Salaries in Tallinn 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
Accountant12,180 EEK
Administrative Assistant9,473 EEK
Architect15,597 EEK
Attorney25,938 EEK
Biomedical Engineer15,035 EEK
CAD Drafter12,729 EEK
Cashier10,351 EEK
Chartered Accountant15,872 EEK
Chef13,791 EEK
Chief Executive Officer41,404 EEK
Chief Financial Officer35,743 EEK
Civil Engineer15,597 EEK
Computer Technician14,030 EEK
Creative Director18,632 EEK
Dentist43,703 EEK
Developer / Programmer15,788 EEK
Electrical Engineer17,942 EEK
Elementary School Teacher12,159 EEK
Engineer15,597 EEK
Executive Chef15,475 EEK
Flight Attendant14,639 EEK
General Manager30,328 EEK
Graphic Designer12,650 EEK
Hotel Manager25,034 EEK
Human Resources Manager23,829 EEK
Internal Auditor17,762 EEK
Journalist17,942 EEK
Legal Assistant13,111 EEK
Mechanical Engineer16,897 EEK
Nurse13,366 EEK
Pharmacist20,300 EEK
Photographer11,698 EEK
Pilot20,156 EEK
Police Officer14,491 EEK
Project Manager19,496 EEK
Receptionist13,081 EEK
Sales Manager28,754 EEK
Sales Representative11,031 EEK
Secondary School Teacher14,662 EEK
Secretary9,122 EEK
Teacher13,758 EEK
Teller11,698 EEK
Travel Agent14,081 EEK
Waiter / Waitress10,612 EEK

Average Hourly Wage in Tallinn | All Jobs

102 EEK per hour
Average Hourly Wage

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Tallinn | All Jobs is 102 EEK. This means that the average person in Tallinn earns approximatly 102 EEK 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.

Tallinn VS Estonia

Salary Comparison Between Tallinn and Estonia monthlyWe compared salaries in Tallinn and Estonia and we found that Tallinn salaries are 5% more than those of Estonia.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Tallinn17,611 EEK
10223 - 48
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