KÖLN, GERMANY SALARY

Average gross salary for Köln GROSS SALARY
EUR 57,780
Average gorss salary (USD) for Köln GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 70,469
Average net salary for Köln NET SALARY
EUR 37,275
The most typical salary for Köln MOST TYPICAL GROSS
EUR 52,897
  Updated: 10 May 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 35%
  Salary entries: 82

Köln Earnings

Average salary in Köln is EUR 57,780.

Average take home earning is EUR 37,275 (Net).

The most typical salary is EUR 52,897 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % EUR 122,500
12 % EUR 90,000
22 % EUR 75,150
61 % EUR 52,897
91 % EUR 33,852
99 % EUR 23,566
100 % EUR 19,200
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Engineer EUR 56,712 US$ 68,914 08
Human Resource EUR 55,500 US$ 64,118 04
Project Manager EUR 42,550 US$ 49,823 04
Engineering Manager EUR 82,666 US$ 99,815 03
Business Manager EUR 103,500 US$ 138,840 02
Manager EUR 102,500 US$ 115,451 02
Program Manager EUR 64,250 US$ 75,670 02
Lead Developer EUR 59,886 US$ 75,729 02
Doctor EUR 57,500 US$ 61,781 02
Mechanical Engineer EUR 55,926 US$ 72,120 02

Salary entries from individual employees for Köln

Below is the list of 82 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(38/38)  MANAGING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 10 May 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Legal responsibility for German GmbH. Forging new strategies for growth and productivity improvement to improve the bottom line."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 170,000
US$ 188,532

(37/38)  ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Dec 2019

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "I have a PhD and 8 year experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 80,000
US$ 96,595

(36/38)  ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Dec 2019

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "PhD engineer with 8 years experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 90,000
US$ 108,669

(35/38)  DATA SCIENTIST


 Posted: 17 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Data Science, Machine Learning, Data Engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 54,000
US$ 65,202

(34/38)  AUDITOR


 Posted: 04 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Internal IT audit."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 72,446

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(33/38)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Consult in different projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 45,000
US$ 54,335

(32/38)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Jul 2019

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Managing EU projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 44,000
US$ 53,127

(31/38)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Project Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 54,000
US$ 65,202

(30/38)  SENIOR


 Posted: 01 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Plant layout and piping engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 72,446

(29/38)  SENIOR DESIGN ARCHITECT


 Posted: 04 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Senior design architect and urban designer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 55,000
US$ 66,409

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(28/38)  PRODUCT ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 May 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Contributing to design and production process optimisation."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 45,000
US$ 54,335

(27/38)  PRODUCTION ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Process optimisation, Quality assurance."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 48,000
US$ 57,957

(26/38)  DESIGNER


 Posted: 23 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Graphics for TV."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 37,800
US$ 45,641

(25/38)  DATA SCIENTIST


 Posted: 15 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Improving Business Intelligence by Analysing Data."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 60,372

(24/38)  MANAGER


 Posted: 15 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "New Business Development."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 80,000
US$ 96,595

(23/38)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 28 Sep 2018

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "In charge for the project."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 105,000
US$ 126,781

(22/38)  SOFTWARE INTEGRATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Integration of functions."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 73,100
US$ 88,264

(21/38)  TREASURER


 Posted: 22 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Cash Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 80,000
US$ 96,595

(20/38)  ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Automotive seating Engineering manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 78,000
US$ 94,180

(19/38)  DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Automobile interior design engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 51,853
US$ 62,609

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(18/38)  PROJECT MANAGEMENT ANALYST


 Posted: 15 May 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Project Management Analyst."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 66,000
US$ 79,691

(17/38)  TRAINING MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Apr 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Training teachers."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 45,000
US$ 54,335

(16/38)  VALIDATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Mar 2018

Doctorate Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 60,372

(15/38)  ACCOUNT


 Posted: 23 Jan 2018

High School, 1-2 years: "Everything what comes around with Accountant work."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 21,600
US$ 26,081

(14/38)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 14 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Project engineering for automotive parts."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 90,000
US$ 108,669

(13/38)  SENIOR JAVA SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Dec 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Concepting, documenting and implementing software, mentoring junior software engineers."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 55,000
US$ 59,095

(12/38)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 31 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Develop applications and structuring databases."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 36,000
US$ 38,680

(11/38)  NEUROLOGY


 Posted: 29 Oct 2017

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Neurology, no specialty yet, 2nd year of experience, shift work."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 55,000
US$ 59,095

(10/38)  PROGRAM MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Prepare quotations and plannings."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 72,500
US$ 77,898

(9/38)  DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER


 Posted: 26 Sep 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Working on developing passenger vehicles for a global brand. product development."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 88,000
US$ 94,552

(8/38)  PMO


 Posted: 15 Sep 2017

Some College, 0-1 year: "Assist in the management of Project. Keep documentation on day."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 19,200
US$ 20,630

(7/38)  ASSISTANT DOCTOR


 Posted: 16 Aug 2017

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Admission and discharge of geriatric patients."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 64,467

(6/38)  STATE EXAMINATION FOR TEACHER FOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS I


 Posted: 01 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Prepare lessons/ Held lessons (25 hours per week)/ Class teacher/ mixed classes with normal children and children with special needs/ projects in school and/ or coorporation with other institutions/ work on curriculas/ chairwoman of a subject e. g. arts/ work on school agenda/ coaching pupils and parents/ coaching new teachers/ job trainees every year."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 49,875
US$ 53,588

(5/38)  SENIOR RECRUITER


 Posted: 27 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Recruitment and additional HR tasks."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 65,000
US$ 69,840

(4/38)  STRATEGY


 Posted: 25 Jul 2017

Some College, 0-1 year: "Strategy internship at a startup."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 40,000
US$ 42,978

(3/38)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "I am a project manager for text content for an online hotel search website."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 34,000
US$ 36,531

(2/38)  SCIENCE JOURNALIST


 Posted: 07 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "PR and Marketing of a public funding program."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 64,467

(1/38)  FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Finance Manager for a multi-national SW company."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 125,000
US$ 134,307

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  SALARY BY LEVEL    KÖLN

Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
155K US$ 202,817 EUR 150,000
01
175K US$ 188,532 EUR 170,000
01
135K US$ 161,895 EUR 130,000
02
125K US$ 148,706 EUR 122,500
02
105K US$ 130,996 EUR 102,500
02
95K US$ 108,669 EUR 90,000
02
85K US$ 96,084 EUR 82,000
04
75K US$ 90,331 EUR 75,150
04
65K US$ 76,245 EUR 62,115
11
55K US$ 64,706 EUR 52,897
21
45K US$ 51,264 EUR 43,687
10
35K US$ 42,675 EUR 33,852
15
25K US$ 28,328 EUR 23,566
06
15K US$ 20,630 EUR 19,200
01

  SALARY BY GENDER    KÖLN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 75,128 EUR 62,277 56
Women US$ 60,401 EUR 49,425 19
N/A US$ 60,520 EUR 44,482 07

  SALARY BY EDUCATION    KÖLN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 92,332 EUR 77,375 08
Masters Degree US$ 73,982 EUR 60,716 39
Bachelors Degree US$ 67,182 EUR 55,343 24
Some College US$ 57,527 EUR 45,200 06
High School US$ 42,689 EUR 32,200 03
Bellow H. School US$ 34,425 EUR 27,500 02

Workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Köln, Germany. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses EUR 77,375. While Workers with Bellow H. School education earn the least, with an average gross income of EUR 27,500. This is 168.21% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE    KÖLN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 139,486 EUR 109,000 06
16-20 Years US$ 72,107 EUR 57,500 02
12-16 Years US$ 86,130 EUR 74,416 06
8-12 Years US$ 72,201 EUR 59,923 15
4-8 Years US$ 71,066 EUR 58,701 22
2-4 Years US$ 61,755 EUR 49,723 13
1-2 Years US$ 48,639 EUR 40,054 11
0-1 Year US$ 42,316 EUR 35,028 07

Workers in Köln, Germany with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of EUR 109,000 compared to EUR 35,028 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 229.63%.


  SALARY BY AGE    KÖLN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 142,225 EUR 112,500 04
45-50 US$ 129,986 EUR 104,000 04
39-44 US$ 92,556 EUR 79,979 06
33-38 US$ 70,261 EUR 58,808 23
27-32 US$ 56,404 EUR 46,497 26
22-26 US$ 56,788 EUR 46,250 08
16-21 US$ 43,443 EUR 37,300 04
N/A US$ 60,520 EUR 44,482 07
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  SALARY BY FIELD    KÖLN

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Construction & Labor Workers US$ 126,781 EUR 105,000 01
2. Finance & Banking US$ 124,133 EUR 99,250 04
3. Automobile US$ 90,882 EUR 77,250 02
4. Management & Business US$ 90,978 EUR 74,418 16
5. Engineers & Technicians US$ 74,866 EUR 61,253 14
6. Public Sector US$ 64,467 EUR 60,000 01
7. Making Design US$ 78,687 EUR 60,000 01
8. Health Care & Medical US$ 61,781 EUR 57,500 02
9. Engineers & Technicians II US$ 74,753 EUR 57,000 01
10. IT & Telecommunication II US$ 67,617 EUR 55,833 06
11. Human Resources US$ 64,118 EUR 55,500 04
12. Architect Constructions US$ 66,409 EUR 55,000 01
13. Education & University US$ 61,334 EUR 48,968 04
14. IT & Telecommunication US$ 59,492 EUR 48,021 07
15. Military US$ 54,369 EUR 40,000 01
16. Marketing, Sales, Purchase US$ 42,889 EUR 37,400 05
17. Arts, Culture, Performance US$ 47,618 EUR 35,000 01
18. Media US$ 41,380 EUR 34,600 03
19. Accounting & Administration US$ 42,662 EUR 32,533 03
20. Geography & Geodesy US$ 40,563 EUR 30,000 01
21. Salesmen & Saleswomen US$ 36,575 EUR 29,400 02
22. Customer Services US$ 28,287 EUR 25,000 01
23. Properties & Real Estates US$ 27,184 EUR 20,000 01

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Average salaries in Köln, Germany can vary greatly based on a career field. Construction & Labor Workers enjoy the highest gross average salaries (EUR 105,000), followed by Finance & Banking (EUR 99,250), and Management & Business (EUR 74,418). Lower average gross salaries in the Köln, Germany are earned by those in Properties & Real Estates (EUR 20,000) and those in Customer Services positions (EUR 25,000). The difference between the most paid and the lowest paid fields is 366.38%.


  SALARY BY CAREER    KÖLN

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Investment Manager US$ 202,817 EUR 150,000 01
2. Economist US$ 147,092 EUR 130,000 01
3. Construction Project Manager US$ 126,781 EUR 105,000 01
4. Business Manager US$ 138,840 EUR 103,500 02
5. Manager US$ 115,451 EUR 102,500 02
6. Engineering Manager US$ 99,815 EUR 82,666 03
7. Bank Manager US$ 96,595 EUR 80,000 01
8. Other Automobile Career US$ 90,882 EUR 77,250 02
9. Program Manager US$ 75,670 EUR 64,250 02
10. Public Relations Manager US$ 64,467 EUR 60,000 01
11. Mechanical Designer US$ 78,687 EUR 60,000 01
12. Lead Developer US$ 75,729 EUR 59,886 02
13. Doctor US$ 61,781 EUR 57,500 02
14. Engineer US$ 68,914 EUR 56,712 08
15. Mechanical Engineer US$ 72,120 EUR 55,926 02
16. Human Resource US$ 64,118 EUR 55,500 04
17. Architect US$ 66,409 EUR 55,000 01
18. Marketing US$ 55,796 EUR 50,000 01
19. Other Management Career US$ 58,672 EUR 47,500 02
20. Software Developer US$ 47,627 EUR 43,000 02
21. Project Manager US$ 49,823 EUR 42,550 04
22. Infantryman US$ 54,369 EUR 40,000 01
23. Accountant US$ 50,223 EUR 38,300 02
24. Editor US$ 45,641 EUR 37,800 01
25. Financial Analyst US$ 50,028 EUR 37,000 01
26. Writer US$ 47,618 EUR 35,000 01
27. Other Media Career US$ 36,531 EUR 34,000 01
28. Market Research US$ 35,633 EUR 32,500 02
29. Journalist US$ 41,966 EUR 32,000 01
30. Staff Accountant US$ 27,540 EUR 21,000 01

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In Köln, Germany economy, Investment Manager is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of EUR 150,000. Economist and Business Manager follow, earning EUR 130,000 and EUR 103,500, respectively. Staff Accountant earn a gross annual average of EUR 21,000, while Market Research earn EUR 32,500. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 636.45%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE    KÖLN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 73,099 EUR 59,837 60
Contract US$ 57,748 EUR 49,264 18
Self Employed US$ 149,159 EUR 110,000 02
Part Time US$ 27,362 EUR 20,500 02
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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    KÖLN

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. United States United States US$ 81,499 US$ 81,499 19,889
2. Germany Germany US$ 76,524 EUR 62,055 2,426
3. Belgium Belgium US$ 74,081 EUR 60,901 1,110
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom US$ 73,220 GBP 49,632 4,496
5. Austria Austria US$ 71,093 EUR 57,987 959
6. France France US$ 70,264 EUR 57,209 1,187
7. China China US$ 46,994 CNY 301,307 2,591
8. Russia Russia US$ 40,695 RUB 1,775,973 1,033
9. India India US$ 21,450 INR 1,305,314 10,032

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