The average gross salary in Albania in 2014 was 45.539 ALL per month, according to the official figures published by the Institute of Statistics. The report shows that the foreign companies which operate in Albania provide the highest average gross salaries for their employees, about 75.692 ALL per month, in comparison to private and state owned companies.
Another trend showed by the statistics relates to the gender salary gap which is recorded at a high percentage of 55% in foreign companies where females are paid with an average gross salary of 48.976 ALL per month.
A different panorama exists in the state institutions according to the report. Females are paid about 1% more in the state administration than male employees, respectively by 55.215 ALL per month and 54.770 ALL per month.
Regarding the economic activities, the international organizations provide the highest average gross salaries per month for their employees, about 128.330 ALL per month and the list continues with companies in the processing industry, the Information and Communication sectors.
News source: Scan TV
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