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Average Salary - Colombo SRI LANKA


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AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR MOST TYPICAL SALARY / YEAR
Gross income
Net (after tax)

305.72 LKR = 1 USD

4,199,108 LKR

$13,735 USD

2,140,062 LKR

$7,000 USD

Average Salary / Colombo

Average salary in Colombo is 4,199,108 LKR per year. The most typical earning is 2,140,062 LKR. All data are based on 1,225 salary surveys. Salaries are different between men and women. Men receive an average salary of 4,555,275 LKR. Women receive a salary of 3,087,804 LKR.

The most paid careers are Security & Fireguard with average income 8,315,671 LKR and Sports & Recreation with income 7,123,350 LKR.

Based on education, the highest salaries receive people with Doctorate Degree with salary of 6,603,621 LKR. The second most paid education level is Masters Degree with salary of 6,481,332 LKR.

Different experiences affect earning as well. People with 20+ Years of experience receive salary of 9,997,149 LKR. Employees with 16-20 Years of experience receive 8,560,250 LKR.

Levels / Colombo (Gross LKR)

Salary Levels (LKR) per Year Surveys [%]
305,700 LKR - 611,099 LKR
0 n/a
611,400 LKR - 916,899 LKR
106 100%
8.65%
917,200 LKR - 1,528,299 LKR
229 91.35%
18.69%
THE MOST TYPICAL SALARY
1,528,600 LKR - 3,056,899 LKR
371 72.65%
30.29%
3,057,200 LKR - 4,585,499 LKR
191 42.37%
15.59%
4,585,800 LKR - 6,114,199 LKR
127 26.78%
10.37%
6,114,500 LKR - 7,642,799 LKR
67 16.41%
5.47%
7,643,100 LKR - 9,171,399 LKR
29 10.94%
2.37%
9,171,700 LKR - 10,699,999 LKR
22 8.57%
1.8%
10,700,300 LKR - 12,228,599 LKR
24 6.78%
1.96%
12,228,900 LKR - 13,757,199 LKR
10 4.82%
0.82%
13,757,500 LKR - 15,285,899 LKR
10 4%
0.82%
15,286,200 LKR - 16,814,499 LKR
4 3.18%
0.33%
16,814,800 LKR - 18,343,099 LKR
6 2.86%
0.49%
18,343,400 LKR - 19,871,699 LKR
5 2.37%
0.41%
19,872,000 LKR - 21,400,299 LKR
2 1.96%
0.16%
21,400,600 LKR - 22,928,899 LKR
4 1.8%
0.33%
22,929,200 LKR - 24,457,599 LKR
2 1.47%
0.16%
24,457,900 LKR - 25,986,199 LKR
1 1.31%
0.08%
25,986,500 LKR - 27,514,799 LKR
0 n/a
27,515,100 LKR - 29,043,399 LKR
0 n/a
29,043,700 LKR - 30,571,999 LKR
3 1.22%
0.24%
30,572,300 LKR - 32,100,599 LKR
0 n/a
32,100,900 LKR - 33,629,199 LKR
0 n/a
33,629,600 LKR - 35,157,899 LKR
0 n/a
35,158,200 LKR - 36,686,499 LKR
1 0.98%
0.08%
36,686,800 LKR - 38,215,099 LKR
2 0.9%
0.16%
38,215,400 LKR - 39,743,699 LKR
1 0.73%
0.08%
39,744,000 LKR - 41,272,299 LKR
1 0.65%
0.08%
41,272,600 LKR - 42,800,899 LKR
0 n/a
42,801,300 LKR - 44,329,599 LKR
1 0.57%
0.08%
44,329,900 LKR - 45,858,199 LKR
1 0.49%
0.08%
HIGH SALARIES
45,858,500 LKR - 48,915,399 LKR
2 0.41%
0.16%
48,915,700 LKR - 51,972,599 LKR
1 0.24%
0.08%
51,972,900 LKR - 55,029,899 LKR
1 0.16%
0.08%
55,030,200 LKR - 58,087,099 LKR
0 n/a
58,087,400 LKR - 61,144,299 LKR
0 n/a
61,144,600 LKR - 64,201,599 LKR
0 n/a
64,201,900 LKR - 67,258,799 LKR
0 n/a
67,259,100 LKR - 70,315,999 LKR
1 0.08%
0.08%
70,316,300 LKR - 73,373,299 LKR
0 n/a
73,373,600 LKR - 76,430,499 LKR
0 n/a
76,430,800 LKR - 107,003,099 LKR
0 n/a

Gender / Colombo (Gross LKR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Men 863 4,555,275 LKR
2 Women 276 3,087,804 LKR

Education / Colombo (Gross LKR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Doctorate Degree 23 6,603,621 LKR
2 Masters Degree 336 6,481,332 LKR
3 Bachelors Degree 670 3,332,383 LKR
4 High School 79 3,026,659 LKR
5 Some College 109 2,843,225 LKR
6 Bellow H. School 8 2,476,358 LKR

Experience / Colombo (Gross LKR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 20+ Years 86 9,997,149 LKR
2 16-20 Years 75 8,560,250 LKR
3 12-16 Years 108 5,869,885 LKR
4 8-12 Years 209 4,646,992 LKR
5 4-8 Years 294 3,271,238 LKR
6 2-4 Years 218 2,690,364 LKR
7 0-1 Year 109 2,262,351 LKR
8 1-2 Years 126 1,895,483 LKR

Age / Colombo (Gross LKR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 56-60 10 14,552,425 LKR
2 51-55 23 10,578,023 LKR
3 46-50 41 9,997,149 LKR
4 41-45 66 7,612,508 LKR
5 36-40 149 5,747,596 LKR
6 14-20 17 4,402,414 LKR
7 31-35 265 4,280,125 LKR
8 n/a 87 4,127,263 LKR
9 26-30 384 2,598,647 LKR
10 21-25 183 2,262,351 LKR

Work Type / Colombo (Gross LKR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Self Employed 23 7,490,218 LKR
2 Permanent 1,020 4,249,552 LKR
3 Contract 161 3,638,106 LKR
4 Part Time 21 2,170,634 LKR

Career Groups / Colombo (Gross LKR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Security & Fireguard 1 8,315,671 LKR
2 Sports & Recreation 1 7,123,350 LKR
3 Management & Business 151 6,787,055 LKR
4 Restaurants, Inns, Pubs 10 5,869,885 LKR
5 Media 13 5,655,879 LKR
6 Finance & Banking 103 5,503,017 LKR
7 Fashion 12 5,044,433 LKR
8 Hotels & Tourism 28 4,922,143 LKR
9 Salesmen & Saleswomen 10 4,860,999 LKR
10 Logistics, Road, Railway 12 4,769,282 LKR
11 Engineers & Technicians II 3 4,280,125 LKR
12 Engineers & Technicians V 8 4,127,263 LKR
13 IT & Programming 203 4,096,691 LKR
14 Human Resources 67 4,035,546 LKR
15 Arts, Culture, Performance 1 3,943,829 LKR
16 Architect Constructions 12 3,882,684 LKR
17 Construction & Labor Workers 19 3,790,967 LKR
18 Manufacturing & Labor Workers 13 3,729,823 LKR
19 Properties & Real Estates 3 3,729,823 LKR
20 Accounting & Administration 168 3,638,106 LKR
21 Aviation & Shipping 12 3,638,106 LKR
22 Insurance 11 3,607,533 LKR
23 IT & Programming II 73 3,546,389 LKR
24 Engineers & Technicians 60 3,210,093 LKR
25 Automobile 6 3,210,093 LKR
26 Engineers & Technicians IV 4 3,026,659 LKR
27 Marketing, Sales, Purchase 101 2,873,798 LKR
28 Education & University 31 2,782,081 LKR
29 Law 10 2,598,647 LKR
30 Military 8 2,476,358 LKR
31 Health Care & Medical II 11 2,445,785 LKR
32 Public Sector 8 2,445,785 LKR
33 Organization & Coordination 14 2,415,213 LKR
34 Customer Services 16 2,354,068 LKR
35 Health Care & Medical 13 2,262,351 LKR
36 Making Design 8 2,017,773 LKR
37 Engineers & Technicians III 1 1,039,458 LKR

Careers / Colombo (Gross LKR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Director 18 12,748,658 LKR
2 CEO 15 12,259,500 LKR
3 General Manager 21 12,137,211 LKR
4 Bank Manager 10 9,569,136 LKR
5 Banks 10 8,590,822 LKR
6 Logistics Manager 7 7,459,646 LKR
7 Other Human Resource Career 11 7,062,206 LKR
8 IT Project Manager 34 6,022,747 LKR
9 Finance Manager 21 5,503,017 LKR
10 Chartered Accountant 28 5,258,439 LKR
11 Lead Developer 15 5,258,439 LKR
12 IT Manager 48 5,136,150 LKR
13 Human Resources Manager 33 5,013,860 LKR
14 Engineering Manager 6 4,616,420 LKR
15 Accounting Assistant 5 4,555,275 LKR
16 Certified Management Accountant 10 4,463,558 LKR
17 Senior Accountant 9 4,402,414 LKR
18 Business Manager 6 4,280,125 LKR
19 Marketing Manager 24 4,249,552 LKR
20 Other Engineer Career 8 4,127,263 LKR
21 Computer Engineer 7 4,066,118 LKR
22 Construction Manager 6 3,882,684 LKR
23 Business Development Manager 9 3,852,112 LKR
24 Financial Analyst 18 3,821,540 LKR
25 Manager 15 3,790,967 LKR
26 Other IT Career 12 3,790,967 LKR
27 Lecturer 12 3,638,106 LKR
28 Operations Manager 12 3,638,106 LKR
29 Account Manager 8 3,638,106 LKR
30 Sales Manager 21 3,515,816 LKR
31 Manufacturing 7 3,393,527 LKR
32 Software Developer 48 3,271,238 LKR
33 Other Finance Career 15 3,271,238 LKR
34 Other Tourism Career 8 3,240,666 LKR
35 Other Management Career 20 3,026,659 LKR
36 Doctor 7 2,934,942 LKR
37 Engineer 30 2,873,798 LKR
38 Software Engineer 22 2,812,653 LKR
39 Audit Manager 16 2,812,653 LKR
40 .NET Developer 13 2,812,653 LKR
41 Java Developer 9 2,812,653 LKR
42 Accountant 33 2,751,508 LKR
43 Architect 8 2,629,219 LKR
44 Mechanical Engineer 14 2,506,930 LKR
45 Fashion Designer 7 2,384,641 LKR
46 Other Public Sector Career 6 2,354,068 LKR
47 Risk Manager 7 2,170,634 LKR
48 Marketing 10 2,140,062 LKR
49 PHP Developer 5 1,987,200 LKR
50 IT Coordinator 10 1,926,056 LKR
51 Assistant Manager 14 1,773,194 LKR
52 Marketing Executive 17 1,620,333 LKR
53 Financial Accountant 6 1,589,760 LKR
54 Human Resource 13 1,345,182 LKR
55 Accountant Executive 20 1,222,892 LKR
56 Human Resource Administrator 6 1,100,603 LKR
57 Call Center 6 1,008,886 LKR
58 Teacher 7 978,314 LKR

People's individual salary examples (surveys)

50/50  Senior Design Engineer (Man)
Posted 21 May 2024

What I do?

"Design and fabrication drawings of steel work."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 2,257,800 LKR

49/50  Senior Technician (Man)
Posted 05 May 2024

What I do?

"Handling chmeicals."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 6,585,000 LKR

48/50  Journalist (Woman)
Posted 03 May 2024

What I do?

"Writing news articles."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 1,881,400 LKR

47/50  Consultant (Woman)
Posted 02 May 2024

What I do?

"Knowledge on study abroad, visa process."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Expert 1,535,000 LKR

46/50  Architect (Man)
Posted 27 April 2024

What I do?

"Architecting software systems."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 8-12 Years Advanced 4,139,200 LKR

45/50  Product Manager (Man)
Posted 17 November 2023

What I do?

"Managing product."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 7,337,400 LKR

44/50  Hr Advisor (Man)
Posted 16 November 2023

What I do?

"Advisory on HR, HR Audits, Salary Surveys."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate 4,279,200 LKR

43/50  Lecturer (Woman)
Posted 14 July 2023

What I do?

"Computer science."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 1-2 Years Advanced 2,211,600 LKR

42/50  Manager (Man)
Posted 12 July 2023

What I do?

"Operations."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 8-12 Years Expert 5,687,400 LKR

41/50  Accountant (Woman)
Posted 21 May 2023

What I do?

"Bachelor Degree."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 1,912,000 LKR

40/50  Software Engineer (Man)
Posted 21 May 2023

What I do?

"React."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 6,023,100 LKR

39/50  Sales Executive (Woman)
Posted 19 May 2023

What I do?

"Promoting sales."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo High School 4-8 Years Intermediate 956,000 LKR

38/50  Dentist (Woman)
Posted 19 May 2023

What I do?

"Consultation, extractions, restorations."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate 2,868,000 LKR

37/50  Fashion Designer (Woman)
Posted 17 May 2023

What I do?

"Designing."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 3,441,500 LKR

36/50  Commissioned Officer (Man)
Posted 08 September 2022

What I do?

"Administration, Human Resources,."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Advanced 1,414,900 LKR

35/50  Sales Manager (Man)
Posted 07 September 2022

What I do?

"Key account management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 3,032,500 LKR

34/50  Tech Led (Woman)
Posted 07 September 2022

What I do?

"IT Operations."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Intermediate 2,385,600 LKR

33/50  Deputy Manager (Man)
Posted 06 September 2022

What I do?

"Managing a finance and accounting shared service operations."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 1,010,700 LKR

32/50  It Manager (Man)
Posted 31 August 2022

What I do?

"Managing IT."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Expert 2,169,700 LKR

31/50  Accountant (Woman)
Posted 24 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years Advanced 10,504,600 LKR

30/50  Financial Controller (Man)
Posted 22 July 2022

What I do?

"Finance."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Expert 3,062,100 LKR

29/50  Head Of Operations (Man)
Posted 21 July 2022

What I do?

"Total Operation."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 1,786,000 LKR

28/50  Head Of Ict (Man)
Posted 21 July 2022

What I do?

"IT Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 8-12 Years Advanced 3,572,400 LKR

27/50  Senior Software Engineer (Man)
Posted 19 July 2022

What I do?

"C++ Senior Software Engineer."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 3,572,400 LKR

26/50  Senior Manager (Man)
Posted 17 July 2022

What I do?

"MBA Knowledge."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 1-2 Years Advanced 1,531,100 LKR

25/50  Software Engineer Php (Man)
Posted 16 July 2022

What I do?

"PHP Laravel Zend HTML Js."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Advanced 1,032,100 LKR

24/50  Director (Man)
Posted 14 July 2022

What I do?

"IFRS, Auditing, Forensic."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 12-16 Years Expert 3,819,700 LKR

23/50  Director (Man)
Posted 14 July 2022

What I do?

"IFRS, Auditing, Forensic."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 8-12 Years Expert 3,819,700 LKR

22/50  All Hr Functions (Woman)
Posted 16 June 2022

What I do?

"Employee lifecycle."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 984,400 LKR

21/50  Civil Engineer (Man)
Posted 13 June 2022

What I do?

"Drainage design."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate 1,606,300 LKR

20/50  Business Process Reengineering (Woman)
Posted 13 June 2022

What I do?

"Continuous improvement."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 1,191,700 LKR

19/50  Senior Marketing Executive (Man)
Posted 12 June 2022

What I do?

"Engage with customers Introduce the product and services."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 984,400 LKR

18/50  Corporate Communications Executive (Woman)
Posted 25 May 2022

What I do?

"Writing."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate 1,047,700 LKR

17/50  Director - It (Man)
Posted 06 April 2022

What I do?

"IT Projects and teams management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 16-20 Years Advanced 7,531,800 LKR

16/50  Team Leader (Woman)
Posted 22 March 2022

What I do?

"Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 1,536,300 LKR

15/50  Assistant Accountant (Man)
Posted 20 March 2022

What I do?

"Operations."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 17,063,300 LKR

14/50  Internal Auditor (Man)
Posted 18 March 2022

What I do?

"ACCA member."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 4-8 Years Expert 15,063,900 LKR

13/50  Mechanical Engineer (Man)
Posted 12 March 2022

What I do?

"Reviewing contractor's submissions, attending meetings."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 3,615,200 LKR

12/50  Ops Mge (Man)
Posted 09 March 2022

What I do?

"Food Safety."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 12-16 Years Expert 4,585,800 LKR

11/50  Technical Project Manager (Woman)
Posted 04 March 2022

What I do?

"Project Management, Product Management, Delivery Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 6,326,600 LKR

10/50  Technical Project Manager (Woman)
Posted 04 March 2022

What I do?

"Project Management Delivery Management Product Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 1-2 Years Advanced 6,326,600 LKR

9/50  Senior Software Engineer (Man)
Posted 04 March 2022

What I do?

". Net Core, . Net, Azure DevOps, MSSQL."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Expert 4,519,200 LKR

8/50  Software Engineer (Man)
Posted 16 February 2022

What I do?

"Maintain AWS lambdas."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Advanced 5,222,700 LKR

7/50  It Manager (Man)
Posted 15 February 2022

What I do?

"Network Manage, Web Manage, Helpdesk."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo High School 8-12 Years Advanced 1,048,300 LKR

6/50  Junior Financial Analyst (Woman)
Posted 13 February 2022

What I do?

"Financial analysis, accounting, data analysis."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Basic 1,500,800 LKR

5/50  Project Manager (Man)
Posted 18 January 2022

What I do?

"Master."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 0-1 Year Advanced 2,517,000 LKR

4/50  Accountant (Man)
Posted 14 January 2022

What I do?

"Accounting."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Expert 1,887,800 LKR

3/50  Relationship Manager (Man)
Posted 14 January 2022

What I do?

"Risk Management, Financial analysis, Reporting."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 2,265,400 LKR

2/50  Bookkeeper (Man)
Posted 13 January 2022

What I do?

"Bookkeeper."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Intermediate 14,158,700 LKR

1/50  Senior Software Engineer (Man)
Posted 11 January 2022

What I do?

"Backed development."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colombo Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 4,719,400 LKR


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