Men Make 27% More Than Women, National Average Salary at EUR 929
The average salary in Slovakia in the first half of 2015, according to a fresh survey by the internet portal Platy.sk, was EUR 929 a month, with Bratislava topping the list of best paid jobs, as always.
In the region of Bratislava, the average salary comes to EUR 1,280, while the lowest average salary can be found in the Presov region, at EUR 808. The survey also pointed to the existing pay gap in Slovakia between men and women, with men making an average of 27% more than their female counterparts.
The top paid jobs are in management and higher qualified jobs, while the services industry laments the lowest paid jobs, with the hotel, tourism and catering sectors coming out worst.