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Average Salary in Strasbourg 2020

How much money does a person working in Strasbourg make?

Average Yearly Salary
60,500 EUR
( 5,040 EUR monthly)


A person working in Strasbourg typically earns around 60,500 EUR per year. Salaries range from 8,190 EUR (lowest) to 268,000 EUR (highest).

This is the average yearly 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 Strasbourg

Median and salary distribution yearly Strasbourg

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

  • Salary Range

    Salaries in Strasbourg range between 8,190 EUR per year (minimum salary) to 268,000 EUR per year (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 61,700 EUR per year, which means that half (50%) of the population are earning less than 61,700 EUR while the other half are earning more than 61,700 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 the population are earning less than 31,500 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 31,500 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of the population are earning less than 171,000 EUR while 25% are earning more than 171,000 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

Salary Trend and Forecast in Strasbourg

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

Salary trends and forecast yearly Strasbourg
Average Salary 2016
54,200 EUR
Average Salary 2017+4%
56,200 EUR
Average Salary 2018+3%
57,900 EUR
Average Salary 2019+2%
59,400 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Salaries in Strasbourg are on the rise in the year 2020 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2020 are 2% 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
Accountant37,600 EUR
Accounting Assistant35,800 EUR
Accounting Manager78,100 EUR
Bookkeeper28,600 EUR
Chartered Accountant48,700 EUR
Corporate Treasurer103,000 EUR
Financial Analyst59,900 EUR
Financial Manager112,000 EUR
Internal Auditor57,200 EUR

Administration / Reception / Secretarial
Administrative Assistant30,300 EUR
Office Manager38,000 EUR
Receptionist43,500 EUR
Secretary31,400 EUR

Advertising / Grapic Design / Events
Art Director55,200 EUR
Creative Director58,700 EUR
Graphic Designer37,700 EUR
Photographer40,000 EUR

Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense
Aerospace Engineer60,300 EUR
Air Traffic Controller55,500 EUR
Flight Attendant50,700 EUR
Pilot66,000 EUR

Architect51,800 EUR
CAD Drafter41,300 EUR

Mechanic28,600 EUR
Service Advisor46,400 EUR

Bank Branch Manager81,700 EUR
Teller37,300 EUR

Teacher43,600 EUR
Translator48,700 EUR

Business Planning
Business Analyst68,700 EUR
Business Development Manager86,900 EUR
Project Manager62,100 EUR

Care Giving and Child Care
Nanny36,500 EUR
Nursery Teacher39,900 EUR

Construction / Building / Installation
Civil Engineer53,300 EUR
Construction Project Manager65,400 EUR
Health and Safety Officer36,900 EUR

Customer Service and Call Center
Call Center Representative40,100 EUR
Customer Service Manager76,600 EUR
Customer Service Representative40,400 EUR

Electrical Engineer55,900 EUR
Engineer50,500 EUR
Mechanical Engineer56,700 EUR

Executive and Management
Chief Executive Officer123,000 EUR
Chief Financial Officer122,000 EUR
General Manager102,000 EUR

Food / Hospitality / Tourism / Catering
Chef44,700 EUR
Executive Chef52,000 EUR
Hotel Manager84,100 EUR
Travel Agent45,300 EUR
Waiter / Waitress33,100 EUR

Health and Medical
Dentist134,000 EUR
Dietitian123,000 EUR
Laboratory Technician43,600 EUR
Nurse46,700 EUR

Human Resources
Human Resources Manager77,900 EUR
Human Resources Officer48,700 EUR

Information Technology
Computer Technician44,200 EUR
Database Administrator57,000 EUR
Developer / Programmer52,000 EUR
Information Technology Manager83,400 EUR
Network Engineer49,700 EUR

Law Enforcement / Security / Fire
Police Officer45,400 EUR

Attorney82,900 EUR
Legal Assistant40,700 EUR

Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment
Journalist53,700 EUR

Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology
Biomedical Engineer51,000 EUR
Pharmacist66,200 EUR

Sales Retail and Wholesale
Cashier31,900 EUR
Sales Manager92,800 EUR
Sales Representative38,200 EUR

Teaching / Education
Elementary School Teacher40,100 EUR
Secondary School Teacher45,500 EUR

Average Hourly Wage in Strasbourg

29 EUR per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Strasbourg is 29 EUR. This means that the average person in Strasbourg earns approximatly 29 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.

Strasbourg VS France

Salary Comparison Between Strasbourg and France yearlyWe compared salaries in Strasbourg and France and we found that Strasbourg salaries are 1% less than those of France.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Bordeaux56,500 EUR
Lille55,800 EUR
Lyon64,400 EUR
Marseille65,600 EUR
Montpellier58,500 EUR
Nantes61,100 EUR
Nice62,400 EUR
Paris67,500 EUR
Strasbourg60,500 EUR
Toulouse64,300 EUR
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