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Wages in different countries for similar jobs

Some more interesting facts and figures

According to the United Nations International Labour Organization and published in MSN people doing similar jobs in different countries earn different amounts of money. So here is a quick country comparison of some common jobs and what they pay depending on where you live.

(For citation purposes: http://www.msn.com/en-gb/money/careersandeducation/countries-that-will-pay-the-most-and-least-to-do-your-job/ss-BBBsBmk?li=BBoPWjQ&ocid=mailsignout#image=1)

The highest paid Teachers in the world can be found in Luxembourg where their average salary is £100k per year. The lowest paid Teachers are in Guinea-Bassu where Teachers only earn £1k per year.

The highest paying country in the world for Secretaries is Switzerland where they can expect to earn on average £66k. The lowest paying country in the world for Secretaries is India where they only earn £2.9k per year on average.

The highest paying country in the world for Specialist Doctors (Consultants) is the Netherlands where they can expect to earn on average £194k a year. The lowest is Cuba where they earn just £617 a year.

The highest paying country in the world for GP’s is the USA where they earn on average £124K per year, the lowest again is Cuba where GP’s only earn £276 a year.

The highest paying country for Nurses is Luxembourg where their average pay is £63k per year; the lowest for Nurses is again Cuba where they earn just £230 per year.

The highest paying country in the world for people working in the fast-food industry is Denmark where these workers earn an average salary of £35k; the lowest is India where they only earn on average £1.9k a year.

Skilled Factory Workers earn the most in Norway where their average salary is £129k per year. Bangladesh is the lowest paying country for these workers at just £608 a year.

The highest paid Civil Servants are in Canada where they earn £69k a year, the lowest paid are in Bhutan where the state only pays them £612 a year on average.

The highest paid Cleaners are in Luxemburg where on average they earn £21k a year, the lowest paid cleaners are in Uganda where they earn just £15.24 a year on average.

The best paid Construction Workers are in the USA where they earn £53k per year, the lowest are in Qatar where they earn £2,290 on average a year.

The best paid Cops can be found in Canada where their average yearly salary is £54k and the lowest paid are in Nigeria where they only earn £1,300 a year on average.

The highest paying country for Flight Attendants is the USA where the Cabin Staff earn on average £46k per year; the lowest paying country is India at just £4,800 a year on average

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