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25
Nov

Labor market in Poland

 

  • Unemployment Rate decreased to 13.5% in May 2013 from 14% in April of 2013. (12.4% in 2012)
  • Salaries in Poland vary depending on regions, on the size of a city and on the industry sector.
  • Eastern regions generally with lower salaries, Warsaw with the highest salaries.
  • Labor costs per hour in business sector in EU27 were at 23.10 EUR in average and at 27.60 EUR in the euro area (ER17). In Poland it was at 7.10 EUR.
  • Minimum wage in Poland: appr. 410 EUR (1,680 PLN in 2013)

Overview about average salaries in Poland:

Average salary of Managerial Staff with 5 years of work experience
1920 EUR gross per month

Average salary of Engineers with 5 years of work experience
1159 EUR gross per month

Average salary of Blue Collar Workers with 5 years of work experience
700 EUR gross per month

Average salary in Production
831 EUR gross per month