Living in El Salvador

Minimum wage in el salvador

Minimum wage in El Salvador for all sectors.


The minimum wage in El Salvador is $365.00 a month for the commerce, industrial, and service sector; $359.16 for the maquila, manufacturing, and textile sector; $272.66 for the Coffee mill and Sugar cane harvesting coffee workers; and $243.46 for the agriculture, and coffee or cotton harvesting sector. Minimum wage … Read more

Driving in El Salvador

Driving in El Salvador. What you need to know!


Driving in El Salvador is done on the right side of the road, and overtaking occurs on the left. To drive in El Salvador, drivers need to be of legal Salvadoran driving age, 18 years old. Also, have a valid driver’s license from their country of residence or El … Read more

Moving to El Salvador

Living in El Salvador. Top reasons for moving to El Salvador.


Living in El Salvador is the right choice; every year, many people from different nations choose to make El Salvador their new home. Life in El Salvador is a unique and attractive experience worth exploring. Moving to El Salvador is a good option mainly because of the excellent tropical … Read more

Cost of living in El Salvador

Cost of living in El Salvador in 2021. How high or low is it?


The cost of living in El Salvador for a family of four, without rent, ranges from $1,000 to $2000. However, these ranges can go as low as $600 or higher than $2000. Circumstances such as living location and individual needs have a significant impact on determining the total cost. … Read more

San Salvador

San Salvador is no longer one of the most dangerous cities in the world.


Yes, that is correct, San Salvador is no longer one of the most dangerous cities in the world. For many years, the nation’s capital was amongst the top most dangerous cities in the world. Starting in 2020, San Salvador is out of the top 50 most dangerous cities in … Read more

Marijuana in El Salvador

Marijuana in El Salvador. Is Marijuana legal in El Salvador?


Is weed legal in El Salvador? No, it is not. Salvadoran laws say that it is illegal to produce, sell, and carry any kind of marijuana product in El Salvador, either for medicinal or recreational purposes. Weed is illegal in El Salvador; possession of any type of cannabis has … Read more

best places to live in El Salvador

Best places to live in El Salvador. Here are ten of them!


The best places to live in El Salvador are San Salvador, La Libertad, Santa Ana, Santa Tecla, Antiguo Cuscatlan, Suchitoto, Juayua, El Tunco, Ahuachapan, and Chalatenango. Other cities around the country have excellent qualities ideal for making them your new home. However, these ten cities are just the most … Read more

Transportation in El Salvador

What is the best mode of transportation in El Salvador?


The best mode of transportation in El Salvador is to drive yourself, followed by taking taxis, shuttles, uber’s, and public transportation. However, depending on your location or the final destination you are trying to reach, the best mode of transportation can change. All these forms of transportation have good … Read more