Salaries in the UAE

In the United Arab Emirates, the average salary is 300,871 AED (81,925 USD or 68,961 EU). The most typical earning is 99,176 AED (27,000 USD or 22,731 EU). The average salary pay is different between men and women.

The most paid careers are Agriculture & Fishing with average income 520,043 AED (141,604 USD and 119,177 EU) and Properties & Real Estates with average income 492,953 AED (134,228 USD or 112,954 EU).

The economy in the UAE

The United Arab Emirates’s economic freedom score is 76.9, making its economy the 14th freest in the 2021 Index. Its overall score has increased by 0.7 points, primarily because of a boost in fiscal health. The United Arab Emirates is ranked 1st among 14 countries in the Middle East and North African region, and its overall score is significantly above that of regional and world averages.

The UAE has no income tax and no corporate tax. Different tax rates exist in some emirates, and a value-added tax has been in force since 2018.