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Table 3 Consultant/Specialist salaries of selected countries

From: What is the financial incentive to immigrate? An analysis of salary disparities between health workers working in the Caribbean and popular destination countries

Consultant/ Specialist Jamaica5 Dominica6 St Lucia7 Grenada8 UK9 US10 Canada11
Entry level to 20 yrs experience NCU1 4,597,824 66,810 74,817 63,420 57,783 270,734 199,627
XCD2 101,946 66,810 74,871 63,420 213,219 736,398 411,232
US ($)3 37,480 24,563 27,506 23,316 78,389 270,734 151,188
PPP ($)4 56,158 36,803 41,214 34,936 82,547 270,734 119,046
% PPP ($) gap over Caribbean average (42,278) 95.2 540.4 181.6
  1. 1salary in own national currency unit
  2. 2Author calculations. Eastern Caribbean Dollars using average 2016 to date market rate [85]
  3. 3Author calculations. US dollars using average 2016 to date market rate [85]
  4. 4Author calculations. International dollar (purchasing power parity, PPP) [86]
  5. 5 [43] MO6 with no promotion to MO7 after 20 yrs.
  6. 6 [44] No available data on salary progression
  7. 7 [87] Grade 17 with no promotion to 20 yrs. experience
  8. 8 [88] Grade k at entry level to 20 yrs. experience
  9. 9 [52] [53]
  10. 10 [55] [56] [93]
  11. 11 [94, 95]