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Nursing Average Salaries in Greece 2020

How much money does a person working in Nursing make in Greece?

Average Monthly Salary
5,310 EUR
( 63,800 EUR yearly)


A person working in Nursing in Greece typically earns around 5,310 EUR per month. Salaries range from 3,880 EUR (lowest) to 7,520 EUR (highest).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries differ drasticly between different Nursing 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
Acute Care Nurse5,290 EUR
Assistant Director of Nursing6,430 EUR
Case Manager6,160 EUR
Company Nurse3,780 EUR
Critical Care Nurse5,290 EUR
District Nurse4,580 EUR
Head Nurse5,030 EUR
Home Nurse4,690 EUR
ICU Registered Nurse4,810 EUR
Informatics Nurse Specialist5,140 EUR
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)4,580 EUR
MDS Coordinator5,390 EUR
Mental Health Nurse4,620 EUR
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner5,040 EUR
Nurse4,770 EUR
Nurse Midwife5,590 EUR
Nurse Practitioner4,690 EUR
Nursing Assistant4,110 EUR
Nursing Coordinator5,330 EUR
Nursing Director7,180 EUR
Nursing Services Instructor5,480 EUR
Nursing Supervisor5,690 EUR
Occupational Health Advisor6,210 EUR
Occupational Therapist7,200 EUR
Personal Support Worker3,710 EUR
Psychiatric Nurse4,720 EUR
Registered Nurse4,680 EUR
Respiratory Manager7,200 EUR
School Nurse4,350 EUR
Staff Nurse4,640 EUR
Theatre Manager5,800 EUR
Utilization Review Nurse4,690 EUR

Nursing Jobs Salary Distribution in Greece

Median and salary distribution monthly Greece Nursing

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

  • Salary Range

    The Nursing salaries in Greece range between 3,880 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 7,520 EUR per month (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 5,530 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Nursing are earning less than 5,530 EUR while the other half are earning more than 5,530 EUR. 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 people working in Nursing are earning less than 4,230 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 4,230 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Nursing are earning less than 7,050 EUR while 25% are earning more than 7,050 EUR.

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

Nursing Salary Forecast and Trend in Greece

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

Salary trends and forecast monthly Greece Nursing
Average Salary 2016
4,600 EUR
Average Salary 2017+4%
4,770 EUR
Average Salary 2018+4%
4,940 EUR
Average Salary 2019+4%
5,120 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Nursing salaries in Greece are rising 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.

Nursing Hourly Average Wage in Greece

31 EUR per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Greece for Nursing is 31 EUR. This means that the average person in Greece earns approximatly 31 EUR 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.

Nursing VS Other Jobs

Salary Comparison Between Nursing and Health and Medical monthly GreeceWe compared Greece salaries for Nursing, Health and Medical, and All Jobs and we found that Nursing salaries are 39% less than those of Health and Medical. We also found out that Health and Medical salaries are 39% more than those of All Jobs.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Athens5,400 EUR
1725 - 4

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