Lisbon salaries highest in country


Salaries in the capital Lisbon have been found to be the highest in the country, being around €280 higher then elsewhere in Portugal. 

The average monthly wage is Lisbon is of around €1,388, according to a report in today’s edition of newspaper Correio da Manhã. 

The avenue national pre-tax salary is of €1,107, while the minimum salary went up at the start of this year. 

Lisbon is the only region in the country where salaries generally exceed the €1,000 mark. However, according to the new research, women in Portugal still earn less then their male counterparts.