SALARY STATISTICS: SRI LANKA


Average salary for Sri Lanka

 UPD: Friday, January 12, 2018 5:12:00 PM

 The most recent salary survey based on added polls.


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 Average salary: Sri Lanka

POLLS  i
573
AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i
LKR 1,723,457
AVERAGE NET SALARY  i
LKR 1,434,181
MOST FREQUENT GROSS  i
LKR 953,231
MOST FREQUENT (USD)  i
US$ 7,203

 Salary polls (573)

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(#100) GENERAL MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 12 Jan 2018
Colombo    Engineers & Technicians    Mechanical Technician  (General Manager)

Some College, 20+ years: "Power plant General Manager for one of the power plant in colmbo."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 71,719
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 11,016,000


(#99) DESIGNER


 Salary poll received: 12 Jan 2018
Colombo    Making Design    Designer  (Designer)

Some College, 0-1 year: "Have to design products for commercialising."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 130
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 20,000


(#98) AUDIT & ASSURANCE


 Salary poll received: 11 Jan 2018
Colombo    Accounting & Administration    Audit Manager  (audit & assurance)

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Kavinda is a manager in the Assurance and Advisory practice of the firm. He has extensive experiences with different business entities and provides audit assurance services, review and other agree-upon-procedures services on the financial information to listed companies and large state-owned enterprises.  He has worked with a diversified range of clients and has experience in serving multi-national clients as well as several local clients. His client portfolio included companies in various specialized industries such as insurance, Investment Funds, consumer business, retails and manufacturing, among others. His experience covers providing financial advisory services to clients in Sri Lanka, in line with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and local reporting. He has over 7 years overseas audit experience in Gulf region, apart from his local experience."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 6,510
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,000,000


(#97) HEAD OF SALES


 Salary poll received: 03 Jan 2018
Colombo    Management & Business    General Manager  (Head of Sales)

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Oversee all operations within Sri Lanka and Mumbai for sales, marketing, finance, etc."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 22,982
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,530,000


(#96) AGENT


 Salary poll received: 29 Dec 2017
Colombo    Customer Services    Call Center  (Agent)

Some College, 1-2 years: "Call to customers for sales and collection."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 2,392
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 360,000


(#95) ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE


 Salary poll received: 27 Dec 2017
High School, 2-4 years: "Doing Book keeping, balance reconciliation Prepare financial accounts."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 2,392
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 360,000


(#94) HR EXECTIVE


 Salary poll received: 21 Dec 2017
Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "HR Manager Colombo district best HR Manager."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,721
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 560,000


(#93) PROJECT MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 21 Dec 2017
Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Oversee project implementation."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 5,502
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 828,000


(#92) HUMAN RESOURCE EXECUTIVE


 Salary poll received: 21 Dec 2017
Negombo    Human Resources    Human Resource  (Human Resource Executive)

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "I am responsible for all HR activities."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 5,582
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 840,000


(#91) ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT


 Salary poll received: 18 Dec 2017
Colombo    Accounting & Administration    Accountant  (Assistant Accountant)

High School, 1-2 years: "Maintain the Cash Book & Petty Cash."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 2,791
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 420,000


(#90) PROJECT COORDINATOR


 Salary poll received: 21 Nov 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication    IT Coordinator  (Project Coordinator)

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Something similar to PM. Have to plan and coordinate with team."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 1,993
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 300,000


(#89) HR MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 15 Nov 2017
Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Oversea the full spectrum of hr functions."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 12,625
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,900,000


(#88) MANAGEMENT TRAINEE


 Salary poll received: 11 Nov 2017
Colombo    Logistics, Road, Railway    Logistics  (Management Trainee)

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Analyse the shipping, warehousing and distribtion part of the supply chain of the company and identifying the weaknesses and suggesting improvements and recommendations."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,987
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 600,000


(#87) DENTIST


 Salary poll received: 02 Nov 2017
Colombo    Health Care & Medical II    Dentist  (Dentist)

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Dentist and related services, office administration, etc."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,987
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 600,000


(#86) QUANTITY SURVEYOR


 Salary poll received: 02 Nov 2017
Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Quantity Surveyor with 7 years experience."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 5,023
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 756,000


(#85) PROGRAMMER


 Salary poll received: 30 Oct 2017
Some College, 8-12 years: "Development of software and management."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 6,977
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,050,000


(#84) FINANCE MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 29 Oct 2017
Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Budgeting, financial reporting, investment appraising and implementing internal controls."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 15,947
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,400,000


(#83) HEAD OF IT


 Salary poll received: 29 Oct 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication    IT Manager  (Head of IT)

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "I’m a qualified IT professional with nearly 15 years of industry experience and having knowledge in System Development, Requirement & Business Analysis, Solution Designing, Project Management and People Management. My Objective is to obtain a challenging position and benefit the organization by utilizing my experience, leadership qualities, technical skills and abilities, and also that will further allow advancement in my career prospects."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 20,731
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,120,000


(#82) MANAGER TECHNICAL SUPPORT


 Salary poll received: 22 Oct 2017
Colombo    Customer Services    Customer Service Manager  (Manager Technical support)

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage customers and technical team on technical support activities."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 23,921
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,600,000


(#81) HEAD OF DEPARTMENT


 Salary poll received: 18 Oct 2017
Colombo    Accounting & Administration    Chartered Accountant  (Head of Department)

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Overall Financial function of the organisation."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 23,921
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,600,000


(#80) HEAD OF CORPORATE OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATION


 Salary poll received: 11 Oct 2017
Colombo    Management & Business    Other Management Career  (Head of Corporate Office and Administration)

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Responsible for Travel Office, Administrative Services and Corporate Office. Dealing with staff transport, staff overseas travel, staff facilities and benefits, client logistics."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 28,572
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 4,300,000


(#79) PROJECT ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 10 Oct 2017
Colombo    Engineers & Technicians    Mechanical Engineer  (Project Engineer)

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "1 year- Maintenance Engineer 5 Year - Product & Tool Design Specialist."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 17,941
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,700,000


(#78) SENIOR COST CONTROLLER AND MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT


 Salary poll received: 06 Oct 2017
Colombo    Accounting & Administration    Certified Management Accountant  (Senior Cost Controller and Management Accountant)

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Consolidating Accounts, Costing & Pricing. Monthly closing and reporting. Financial Analysis."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 31,562
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 4,750,000


(#77) MULTIMEDIA DESIGNER/ANIMATOR


 Salary poll received: 04 Oct 2017
Colombo    Media    Digital Media  (Multimedia Designer/Animator)

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Graphic design, illustration, animation, motion graphics."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,987
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 600,000


(#76) BE AN ENTREPRENEURE


 Salary poll received: 03 Oct 2017
Colombo    Management & Business    CEO  (be an entrepreneure)

High School, 0-1 year: "Achieve organizational goals with using limited resources efficiently and effectively."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 13,289
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,000,000


(#75) CATAGORY MANAGEMENT


 Salary poll received: 02 Oct 2017
Colombo    Marketing, Sales, Purchase    Marketing Executive  (catagory management)

Some College, 1-2 years: "As per clients on boarding and handling."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,189
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 480,000


(#74) PROJECT ENG


 Salary poll received: 28 Sep 2017
Colombo    Engineers & Technicians    Engineer  (Project Eng)

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Project Engineer in Building construction field."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 11,562
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,740,000


(#73) MANUFACTURING MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 27 Sep 2017
Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Responsible for the entire manufacturing operation at coca cola sri lanka."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 26,579
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 4,000,000


(#72) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 25 Sep 2017
Colombo    Engineers & Technicians IV    Civil Engineer  (Civil Engineer)

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Design road drainage and advise drafters on technical drawings. Inspecting road drainage on-site."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 19,934
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,000,000


(#71) SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Salary poll received: 20 Sep 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication    Software Developer  (software developer)

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Design and develop software solutions."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,588
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 540,000


(#70) IT MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 19 Sep 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication    IT Manager  (IT Manager)

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Overlook IT for the business and group."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 2,658
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 400,000


(#69) TECHNICAL LEAD


 Salary poll received: 17 Sep 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication    Lead Developer  (Technical Lead)

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Lead the technical development team."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 14,352
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,160,000


(#68) MARKETING MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 15 Sep 2017
Colombo    Marketing, Sales, Purchase    Marketing Manager  (Marketing manager)

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Mainly to devolop business and marketing to get into a better place in the industry."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,987
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 600,000


(#67) JUNIOR OFFICER


 Salary poll received: 13 Sep 2017
Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Coordination between teammates Network with stakeholders and partners Coordinate training programs and workshops take minutes."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,974
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 598,000


(#66) INTERN


 Salary poll received: 11 Sep 2017
Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Nothing much. just an intern. get it?."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 332
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 50,000


(#65) ASSISTANT GEENRAL MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 10 Sep 2017
Colombo    Accounting & Administration    Senior Accountant  (Assistant geenral manager)

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Providing with accountants/ preparing taxes and advising management."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 15,947
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,400,000


(#64) PROGRAM MAAGER


 Salary poll received: 08 Sep 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication    IT Project Manager  (Program Maager)

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Project Management, Implementation, Technical & Functional Consultant, 3rd Party Integration Development, Customization."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 82,853
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 12,469,080


(#63) SITE MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 04 Sep 2017
Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Managing site and construction work."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 6,645
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,000,000


(#62) RESEARCH OFFICER


 Salary poll received: 03 Sep 2017
Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "INGO research, intergovernmental work, NGO work, research projects, head quarters work."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 16,612
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,500,000


(#61) EXECUTIVE - FINANCE


 Salary poll received: 01 Sep 2017
Colombo    Accounting & Administration    Junior Accountant  (Executive - Finance)

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Ensuring month end entries are recorded, provisioning, variance analysis and balance sheet reviews. And also other ad-hoc reports based on management requirement."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,588
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 540,000


(#60) BRAND MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 30 Aug 2017
Colombo    Management & Business    Brand Manager  (Brand Manager)

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Branding Manager - Branding and Brand Development Brand sales and marketing."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 1,495
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 225,000


(#59) INVESTMENT ANALYST


 Salary poll received: 29 Aug 2017
Colombo    Finance & Banking    Financial Analyst  (Investment analyst)

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Investment analysis Equity analysis Fixed income analysis."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 6,379
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 960,000


(#58) ASST MANAGER FINANCE


 Salary poll received: 29 Aug 2017
Colombo    Finance & Banking    Finance Manager  (asst manager finance)

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Asst manager financeasst manager financeasst manager financeasst manager finance."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 7,974
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000


(#57) ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT


 Salary poll received: 29 Aug 2017
Accounting & Administration    Senior Accountant  (account management)

High School, 4-8 years: "Account management and bookkeeping and administration."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 2,791
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 420,000


(#56) IR OFFICER


 Salary poll received: 26 Aug 2017
Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Trade Unions. Employee Relations."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,322
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 500,000


(#55) HR & ADMIN MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 25 Aug 2017
Colombo    Human Resources    Human Resources Manager  (HR & admin Manager)

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Recruitment compensation management labor management compliance management."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 12,279
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,848,000


(#54) EXECUTIVE AREA CORDINATOR BANACCURANCE


 Salary poll received: 24 Aug 2017
Colombo    Finance & Banking    Financial Coordinator  (executive area cordinator banaccurance)

Some College, 4-8 years: "All the risk tasks related to banking and insurance."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 4,784
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 720,000


(#53) DIRECTOR


 Salary poll received: 21 Aug 2017
Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "HR Director Strategic Partner Total Rewards Talent Management Manpower Budget Performance Management Employee Engagement."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 179,317
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 26,986,572


(#52) VP


 Salary poll received: 20 Aug 2017
Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Heading a new business unit in a Bank, Managing a team over 15 Ditect and 60 indirect reports. Business income targets, processes, human capital management !."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 33,223
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 5,000,000


(#51) BUSINESS ANALYST


 Salary poll received: 19 Aug 2017
Colombo    Management & Business    Assistant Manager  (Business Analyst)

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Analysis of financial statements costing evaluation cost benefit analysis strategic decision making customer analysis management accounting variance analysis investment proposal."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 7,974
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000


(#50) ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 18 Aug 2017
Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Consultantation to customer on messaging on premises and cloud base technologies."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 21,979
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,307,800


(#49) EXECUTIVE REAL ESATE


 Salary poll received: 18 Aug 2017
Colombo    Properties & Real Estates    Other Property Career  (Executive Real Esate)

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "The Bsc Degree in Real Estate was the main advantage for the job."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 6,645
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,000,000


(#48) RESTAURANT MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 14 Aug 2017
Colombo    Restaurants, Inns, Pubs    Restaurant Manager  (Restaurant Manager)

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Managing the P/L of restaurants."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 1,993
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 300,000


(#47) FINANCE DIRECTOR


 Salary poll received: 12 Aug 2017
Colombo    Management & Business    Director  (Finance Director)

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Heading Finance It and Procurment."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 132,893
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 20,000,000


(#46) SENIOR LECTURER


 Salary poll received: 12 Aug 2017
Colombo    Education & University    Lecturer  (Senior Lecturer)

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Academic work related to higher education of engineering programs. Includes- lecture preparation, conducting, and assessment planning/ preparation, etc."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 14,618
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,200,000


(#45) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 11 Aug 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication    Software Developer  (Software Engineer)

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Developing PHP based sites and applications with Java usage and Drupal and WordPress."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 5,582
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 840,000


(#44) ASSOCIATE TECH LEAD


 Salary poll received: 11 Aug 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication    J2EE Developer  (Associate Tech Lead)

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Analyse new requirements and feasibility testing for technologies, design and development."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 14,352
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,160,000


(#43) AUDIT MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 06 Aug 2017
Colombo    Accounting & Administration    Audit Manager  (Audit Manager)

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Provide independent assurance that an organisation's risk management, governance and internal control processes are operating effectively."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 8,638
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,300,000


(#42) SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 05 Aug 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication II    Software Engineer  (Senior Software Engineer)

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Im responsible for developing and maintaining mobile applications which are based on both Android and iOS."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 19,934
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,000,000


(#41) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 05 Aug 2017
Colombo    IT & Telecommunication    .NET Developer  (Software Engineer)

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Working as a software developer. I develop software modules and sql reports using sql server."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 2,392
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 360,000


(#40) ADMINISTRATOR


 Salary poll received: 03 Aug 2017
Some College, 8-12 years: "I do need to do Interviews for Students and hiring teachers. Handling complains from different people. Registering students for the examination. Making schedules for the school."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 2,791
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 420,000


(#39) ACCOUNT MANAGER - INTERCOMPANY


 Salary poll received: 30 Jul 2017
Colombo    Accounting & Administration    Account Manager  (Account Manager - Intercompany)

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Intercompany accounts management, transaction analysis, mismatch reporting and resolution."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 5,183
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 780,000


(#38) PROCESS ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 30 Jul 2017
Colombo    Engineers & Technicians II    Chemical Engineer  (Process Engineer)

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Main task is to design, review, analyze and manage the project."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 5,582
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 840,000


(#37) WAITER


 Salary poll received: 27 Jul 2017
Colombo    Customer Services    Food Service  (Waiter)

Some College, 1-2 years: "Service crew, take orders from customers and attend to customer needs."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 6,313
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 950,112


(#36) PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 22 Jul 2017
Colombo    Management & Business    Program Manager  (proposal development manager)

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Develop new project proposals in education and health sector."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 11,960
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,800,000


(#35) SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Salary poll received: 20 Jul 2017
IT & Telecommunication    Software Developer  (Software Developer)

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Creating the architecture of the software development projects."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 15,947
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,400,000


(#34) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 20 Jul 2017
Colombo    Engineers & Technicians    Engineer  (Civil Engineer)

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Water supply operation and maintenance works, Construction of water projects."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 15,947
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,400,000


(#33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 20 Jul 2017
Colombo    Engineers & Technicians    Engineer  (Civil Engineer)

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Water supply maintenance & water supply project."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 9,568
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,440,000


(#32) SENIOR RELATIONSHIP OFFICER BUSINESS BANKING


 Salary poll received: 19 Jul 2017
Colombo    Finance & Banking    Other Finance Career  (Senior Relationship officer business banking)

High School, 4-8 years: "Maintain good relationship with existing clients and bringing new businesses to the company."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,189
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 480,000


(#31) IT ASSISTANT


 Salary poll received: 16 Jul 2017
Some College, 12-16 years: "IT assistants are responsible for the installation, operation, and maintenance of computer systems and other technologies, such as communication systems. An IT assistant's duties include configuring hardware and software, setting up peripherals such as printers or routers, repairing equipment, and providing daily support for computer network users. Assistants may work at a help desk, answering calls and e-mails regarding the computer network or communication systems. They may also be responsible for writing reports, tracking inventory, evaluating new technologies, negotiating contracts with vendors, and developing contingency plans in case of network failure. IT assistants may also work in other technological specialties, such as Web design or Internet security."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,189
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 480,000


(#30) ASSISTANT MANAGER MARKETING


 Salary poll received: 14 Jul 2017
Colombo    Management & Business    Assistant Manager  (Assistant Manager Marketing)

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Assistant Manager Marketing in Sri Lanka."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 2,658
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 400,000


(#29) GROUP CEO


 Salary poll received: 14 Jul 2017
Colombo    Management & Business    CEO  (Group CEO)

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Stratergic managment & development of the group business."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 46,513
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 7,000,000


(#28) DENTAL SURGEON


 Salary poll received: 08 Jul 2017
Health Care & Medical II    Dentist  (dental surgeon)

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Examine,diagnosis and treating patient regard with oral health."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 19,934
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,000,000


(#27) OPTICIAN


 Salary poll received: 07 Jul 2017
Colombo    Health Care & Medical II    Optician  (Optician)

Some College, 16-20 years: "Taking the proper measurements of the eye, explaining and recommend the suitable type of frame and lenses. Placing the order of the lens and complete the deal with customer."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,349
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 504,000


(#26) HR & ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER


 Salary poll received: 06 Jul 2017
Colombo    Human Resources    Human Resource Administrator  (HR & Administrative Officer)

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "All the duties relevant to the HR and admin."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,655
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 550,000


(#25) PROJECT ENGINEER


 Salary poll received: 05 Jul 2017
Colombo    Engineers & Technicians    Engineer  (project engineer)

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Project engineer, project cordinator."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 7,974
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000


(#24) CERTIFIED MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT


 Salary poll received: 27 Jun 2017
Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "• Developed & implemented the management information system; defined user requirements and performed training which ensured technology was best leveraged to support business needs & resolved large number of reporting discrepancies. • Prepares, develops and analyses key financial information to ensure that an organization’s management makes well-informed decisions to ensure future stability, growth and profitability. • Costing and investment analysis of key capital budgeting projects, buy/lease."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 7,974
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000


(#23) OTHER SERVICE CAREER


 Salary poll received: 25 Jun 2017
Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Wedding Planner based in Colombo."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 2,990
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 450,000


(#22) LECTURER


 Salary poll received: 22 Jun 2017
Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Lecturer in Information and computing."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 6,645
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,000,000


(#21) FINANCE MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 20 Jun 2017
Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Managing finance and accounting function independently."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 15,947
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,400,000


(#20) FASHION COORDINATOR


 Salary poll received: 18 Jun 2017
Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Styling garment for photo shoots."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 12
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,800


(#19) DOCTOR


 Salary poll received: 17 Jun 2017
Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "TREATING PATIENTS. Doing clinics."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 8,638
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,300,000


(#18) SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Salary poll received: 14 Jun 2017
Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Software Engineer - open source java developer."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 12,957
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,950,000


(#17) IT PROJECT MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 13 Jun 2017
Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Software Project Manager working with Agile methodologies."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 23,522
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,540,000


(#16) SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Salary poll received: 10 Jun 2017
Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Developing Pega Software. Developing Pega Software. Developing Pega Software. Developing Pega Software."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 532
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 80,000


(#15) MARKETING MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 07 Jun 2017
Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "PLANNINIG,IMPLIMENTING CONTROLE, LEADING,."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 19,137
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,880,000


(#14) BUSINESS MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 07 Jun 2017
Some College, 16-20 years: "Business management leading my team reports."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 831
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 125,000


(#13) TRAVEL COORDINATOR


 Salary poll received: 05 Jun 2017
Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Create tour itinerary Coordinate with travel suppliers Make relevant booking reservations."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 7,176
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,080,000


(#12) IT MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 05 Jun 2017
Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Marketing automation Google search marketing Display marketing."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 18,034
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,714,000


(#11) SALES MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 03 Jun 2017
Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Manager - Sales & Marketing of System Integrator company. Designing IT system solution and selling them."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 21,182
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,187,800


(#10) HUMAN RESOURCE


 Salary poll received: 02 Jun 2017
Some College, 4-8 years: "HR executive , handling overAll hr activities."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 4,319
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 650,000


(#9) IT COORDINATOR


 Salary poll received: 01 Jun 2017
Some College, 2-4 years: "Constance Hotels and Resorts Ltd for the position of IT Coordinator at Ephelia Resort in Seychelles."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 4,226
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 636,000


(#8) GENERAL MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 31 May 2017
Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Organizational development in terms of quality. safety and environment."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 26,579
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 4,000,000


(#7) COOK


 Salary poll received: 28 May 2017
High School, 1-2 years: "I'm working at a five star hotel."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,282
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 494,000


(#6) TOURISM AND TRAVEL


 Salary poll received: 28 May 2017
High School, 1-2 years: "Restaurant & Front office executive in sri lanka kandy."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,322
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 500,000


(#5) OTHER ENGINEER CAREER


 Salary poll received: 27 May 2017
Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Job role as a product development engineer and in regarding development process."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 7,974
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000


(#4) OTHER MANAGEMENT CAREER


 Salary poll received: 26 May 2017
Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Group manager for a global BPM."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 17,542
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,640,000


(#3) GENERAL MANAGER


 Salary poll received: 24 May 2017
Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Assistant general manager maintenance."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 13,289
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,000,000


(#2) OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR


 Salary poll received: 21 May 2017
Some College, 1-2 years: "Logistics, telecommunication and calibration."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 3,588
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 540,000


(#1) EDITOR


 Salary poll received: 20 May 2017
Colombo    Media    Editor

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Freelance writer for various media professionals."
Individual GROSS salary (USD):
US$ 598
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 90,000



 INTRODUCTION  SRI LANKA


Software developers earn around 6,500 USD per year and around 14,000 USD per year receive more skilled senior developers. Average incomes for mechanical engineers are similar to IT and are around 6,300 USD. An accountant earn about 6,000 USD on average per year. Average annual income for employees with Bachelors degree in Sri Lanka is around 11,500 USD.


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 SURVEY BY LEVELS  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls % in level % earn at least
LKR 3,530,000 US$ 22,982 01 0.17 % 6.46 %
Less LKR 41,257 US$ 274 07 1.22 % 100 %
1K LKR 173,666 US$ 1,187 09 1.57 % 98.78 %
2K LKR 280,998 US$ 2,114 33 5.76 % 97.21 %
4K LKR 474,380 US$ 3,592 144 25.13 % 91.45 %
8K LKR 953,231 US$ 7,203 157 27.40 % 66.32 %
15K LKR 1,982,615 US$ 14,655 139 24.26 % 38.92 %
25K LKR 3,307,008 US$ 24,131 47 8.20 % 14.66 %
35K LKR 4,891,250 US$ 35,343 08 1.40 % 6.28 %
45K LKR 6,176,000 US$ 46,253 12 2.09 % 4.89 %
55K LKR 6,840,000 US$ 55,886 05 0.87 % 2.79 %
65K LKR 6,882,000 US$ 62,137 01 0.17 % 1.92 %
75K LKR 10,690,515 US$ 73,474 03 0.52 % 1.75 %
85K LKR 12,469,080 US$ 82,853 01 0.17 % 1.05 %
95K LKR 11,000,000 US$ 99,317 01 0.17 % 1.22 %
135K LKR 20,000,000 US$ 132,893 01 0.17 % 0.70 %
145K LKR 16,500,000 US$ 148,976 01 0.17 % 0.87 %
155K LKR 20,554,285 US$ 157,321 01 0.17 % 0.52 %
More LKR 28,493,286 US$ 202,193 02 0.35 % 0.35 %
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 SURVEY BY YEARS  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
2018 LKR 3,173,200 US$ 20,659 05
2017 LKR 1,905,068 US$ 12,659 186
2016 LKR 1,989,161 US$ 13,812 47
2015 LKR 2,285,303 US$ 17,145 47
2014 LKR 1,616,242 US$ 12,371 106
2013 LKR 1,521,230 US$ 12,035 45
2012 LKR 1,039,965 US$ 9,113 38
2011 LKR 1,385,221 US$ 12,507 99

 SURVEY BY GENDER  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
Male LKR 1,915,126 US$ 13,763 377
Female LKR 1,323,726 US$ 9,517 97
LKR 1,385,221 US$ 12,507 99

 SURVEY BY EDUCATION  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
Doctorate Degree LKR 2,734,545 US$ 21,548 11
Masters Degree LKR 2,674,922 US$ 19,371 152
Bachelors Degree LKR 1,398,759 US$ 10,670 284
Some College LKR 1,348,273 US$ 9,871 68
High School LKR 1,085,551 US$ 8,153 52
Bellow H. School LKR 915,666 US$ 7,215 06

 SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
20+ Years LKR 4,217,705 US$ 31,012 50
16-20 Years LKR 3,469,653 US$ 25,305 40
12-16 Years LKR 2,036,170 US$ 15,039 45
8-12 Years LKR 1,918,749 US$ 14,523 99
4-8 Years LKR 1,466,364 US$ 10,716 113
2-4 Years LKR 961,184 US$ 7,245 89
1-2 Years LKR 746,538 US$ 5,828 59
0-1 Year LKR 781,994 US$ 6,067 78

 SURVEY BY AGES  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
63-68 LKR 1,000,000 US$ 7,502 01
57-62 LKR 6,590,857 US$ 50,003 05
51-56 LKR 3,569,875 US$ 26,068 16
45-50 LKR 4,034,349 US$ 28,031 25
39-44 LKR 3,070,746 US$ 21,728 45
33-38 LKR 2,182,337 US$ 15,718 90
27-32 LKR 1,301,017 US$ 9,299 161
22-26 LKR 773,932 US$ 5,624 104
16-21 LKR 1,258,709 US$ 9,776 26
Less LKR 1,200,000 US$ 7,974 01
LKR 1,385,221 US$ 12,507 99

 SURVEY BY FIELDS  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
1. Finance & Banking Finance & Banking LKR 2,955,339 US$ 22,931 48
2. Construction & Labor Workers Construction & Labor Workers LKR 2,727,666 US$ 18,468 06
3. Salesmen & Saleswomen Salesmen & Saleswomen LKR 2,076,250 US$ 17,746 08
4. Management & Business Management & Business LKR 2,339,985 US$ 16,978 64
5. Architect Constructions Architect Constructions LKR 2,098,857 US$ 14,538 07
6. Fashion Fashion LKR 2,060,360 US$ 14,380 05
7. Human Resources Human Resources LKR 2,012,342 US$ 13,613 25
8. Manufacturing & Labor Workers Manufacturing & Labor Workers LKR 1,676,727 US$ 13,187 11
9. Engineers & Technicians Engineers & Technicians LKR 1,748,464 US$ 12,283 28
10. Automobile Automobile LKR 1,607,500 US$ 12,157 04
11. Properties & Real Estates Properties & Real Estates LKR 1,750,000 US$ 12,002 02
12. Accounting & Administration Accounting & Administration LKR 1,609,077 US$ 11,866 74
13. IT & Telecommunication IT & Telecommunication LKR 1,519,849 US$ 11,515 101
14. IT & Telecommunication II IT & Telecommunication II LKR 1,519,303 US$ 11,471 33
15. Aviation & Shipping Aviation & Shipping LKR 1,405,833 US$ 10,978 06
16. Marketing, Sales, Purchase Marketing, Sales, Purchase LKR 1,432,546 US$ 10,959 38
17. Engineers & Technicians V Engineers & Technicians V LKR 1,483,333 US$ 10,501 06
18. Restaurants, Inns, Pubs Restaurants, Inns, Pubs LKR 1,218,832 US$ 10,359 08
19. Organization & Coordination Organization & Coordination LKR 1,303,333 US$ 9,498 06
20. Public Sector Public Sector LKR 1,138,000 US$ 8,828 04
21. Hotels & Tourism Hotels & Tourism LKR 1,119,242 US$ 8,552 19
22. Health Care & Medical II Health Care & Medical II LKR 1,206,000 US$ 8,013 04
23. Education & University Education & University LKR 1,024,696 US$ 7,865 19
24. Media Media LKR 1,073,750 US$ 7,549 08
25. Military Military LKR 883,725 US$ 7,063 04
26. Law Law LKR 928,333 US$ 6,767 06
27. Logistics, Road, Railway Logistics, Road, Railway LKR 770,000 US$ 6,205 04
28. Customer Services Customer Services LKR 835,119 US$ 6,021 11
29. Health Care & Medical Health Care & Medical LKR 679,373 US$ 5,296 06
30. Making Design Making Design LKR 486,666 US$ 3,263 03

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 SURVEY BY CAREERS  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
1. Bank Manager LKR 5,149,012 US$ 38,906 07
2. General Manager LKR 3,260,000 US$ 24,413 09
3. Chartered Accountant LKR 2,895,961 US$ 21,685 13
4. IT Project Manager LKR 2,752,063 US$ 20,459 17
5. Marketing Manager LKR 2,249,244 US$ 17,105 10
6. Financial Analyst LKR 2,022,142 US$ 15,746 07
7. Finance Manager LKR 1,996,272 US$ 15,541 10
8. Certified Management Accountant LKR 2,238,333 US$ 15,468 06
9. IT Manager LKR 1,918,496 US$ 14,730 23
10. Account Manager LKR 2,032,000 US$ 14,326 05
11. Audit Manager LKR 1,803,333 US$ 12,403 06
12. Other Finance Career LKR 1,639,857 US$ 12,093 07
13. Manager LKR 1,527,200 US$ 11,701 10
14. Human Resources Manager LKR 1,667,555 US$ 11,416 09
15. Other Engineer Career LKR 1,483,333 US$ 10,501 06
16. Engineer LKR 1,441,687 US$ 10,485 16
17. Other IT Career LKR 1,378,333 US$ 10,434 06
18. Software Engineer LKR 1,369,000 US$ 10,350 12
19. Senior Accountant LKR 1,369,280 US$ 9,978 07
20. Sales Manager LKR 1,221,505 US$ 9,467 07
21. Other Management Career LKR 1,368,666 US$ 9,313 06
22. Lecturer LKR 1,230,857 US$ 9,142 07
23. Software Developer LKR 1,135,408 US$ 8,796 23
24. .NET Developer LKR 992,800 US$ 7,224 10
25. Accountant LKR 867,887 US$ 6,543 16
26. Assistant Manager LKR 908,887 US$ 6,391 08
27. Accountant Executive LKR 704,000 US$ 5,325 05
28. Lawyer LKR 714,000 US$ 5,120 05
29. Human Resource LKR 576,888 US$ 4,054 09
30. IT Coordinator LKR 449,500 US$ 3,311 08

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 SURVEY BY WORK  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
Permanent LKR 1,797,077 US$ 13,401 470
Contract LKR 1,446,492 US$ 10,671 71
Self Employed LKR 1,864,800 US$ 13,480 15
Part Time LKR 720,105 US$ 5,412 17

 SURVEY BY CITIES  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
1. Colombo LKR 1,788,392 US$ 13,315 511
2. Moratuwa LKR 1,700,000 US$ 12,801 05
3. Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia LKR 1,000,066 US$ 7,393 09
4. Negombo LKR 505,000 US$ 3,709 08

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 SURVEY BY COUNTRIES  SRI LANKA

Salary USD Polls
1. Switzerland Switzerland CHF 115,563 US$ 123,261 770
2. Norway Norway NOK 637,984 US$ 88,675 654
3. Australia Australia AU$ 96,506 US$ 88,471 2,450
4. United States United States US$ 80,679 US$ 80,679 17,490
5. Germany Germany EUR 62,606 US$ 78,782 1,465
6. United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 48,952 US$ 74,382 3,384
7. France France EUR 58,846 US$ 73,204 772
8. Canada Canada CA$ 75,660 US$ 70,838 4,170
9. Finland Finland EUR 55,139 US$ 69,375 316
10. Italy Italy EUR 53,971 US$ 68,133 770
11. Mexico Mexico MXN 736,993 US$ 49,134 351
12. Slovenia Slovenia EUR 33,789 US$ 43,273 205
13. Croatia Croatia HRK 194,480 US$ 32,126 310
14. Malaysia Malaysia MYR 100,275 US$ 29,453 4,829
15. India India INR 1,125,571 US$ 19,496 5,747
16. Sri Lanka LKR 1,723,457 US$ 12,827 573

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