How much money does a person working in Frankfurt make?
4,945 EUR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Frankfurt typically earns around 4,945 EUR 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 Frankfurt | All Jobs
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
Salaries in Frankfurt range between 669 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 21,896 EUR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 4,846 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of the population are earning less than 4,846 EUR while the other half are earning more than 4,846 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.
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 2,482 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 2,482 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of the population are earning less than 12,836 EUR while 25% are earning more than 12,836 EUR.
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 Frankfurt
How are Frankfurt salaries changing over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary over the past few years.
|Average Salary 2016|| = |
|Average Salary 2017|| +4% |
|Average Salary 2018|| +2% |
|Average Salary 2019|| +3% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Salaries in Frankfurt are on the rise in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 3% 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
|Administrative Assistant||2,574 EUR|
|Biomedical Engineer||4,152 EUR|
|CAD Drafter||3,565 EUR|
|Chartered Accountant||3,921 EUR|
|Chief Executive Officer||10,651 EUR|
|Chief Financial Officer||9,259 EUR|
|Civil Engineer||4,040 EUR|
|Computer Technician||3,466 EUR|
|Creative Director||4,603 EUR|
|Developer / Programmer||4,208 EUR|
|Electrical Engineer||4,616 EUR|
|Elementary School Teacher||3,099 EUR|
|Executive Chef||4,027 EUR|
|Flight Attendant||3,856 EUR|
|General Manager||8,351 EUR|
|Graphic Designer||3,190 EUR|
|Hotel Manager||6,733 EUR|
|Human Resources Manager||6,691 EUR|
|Internal Auditor||4,794 EUR|
|Legal Assistant||3,440 EUR|
|Mechanical Engineer||4,744 EUR|
|Police Officer||3,654 EUR|
|Project Manager||5,474 EUR|
|Sales Manager||7,103 EUR|
|Sales Representative||2,906 EUR|
|Secondary School Teacher||3,678 EUR|
|Travel Agent||3,801 EUR|
|Waiter / Waitress||2,761 EUR|
Average Hourly Wage in Frankfurt | All Jobs
29 EUR per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Frankfurt | All Jobs is 29 EUR. This means that the average person in Frankfurt 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.
Frankfurt VS Germany
We compared salaries in Frankfurt and Germany and we found that Frankfurt salaries are 6% more than those of Germany.
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