Spain – the fourth country in Europe by number of bankers earning more than a million euros annually. Unconditional first place in the Old World is the UK, where there are 2,436 people working in this office and receiving more than one million. Followed by Germany (170) France (162) and Spain (125).
According to the newsletter for the organization of banking executives – European Banking Authority, the Spanish chiefs of financial institutions in an average year add to their personal accounts of 2.43 million euros. The average salary of the German banker is 1.83 million, the French – 1.58 million.
The British head of banks receive an average of 1.43 million, which is considered one of the lowest among colleagues working in the field of finance within the European Union. Only in Ireland (1.38), Finland (1.1) and Norway (1.08) bankers income below one million.