Typical Costs for Operating a BPO Company
|Indirect Labour||Cost (US$) Per Month|
|Manager||1,500 – 3,000|
|General Manager||3,500 – 5,000|
|Systems Analyst/ Programmer||1,300 – 5,000|
|Executive Secretary||1,000 – 2,000|
|Clerk||1,000 – 1,500|
|Receptionist||750 – 1,000|
NB: National Insurance Contributions ( Social Security Contributions), as well as pay for vacation and public holidays are additional costs.
|Facility Costs ( Government Owned)||Cost (US$)|
|Operating Space||13-15 per sq. ft per annum|
|Building Insurance & taxes||No Cost|
|Air Conditioning||4.15 per sq. ft per annum|
The Government of Barbados actively encourages foreign investment in the BPO/ICT sector and is working proactively with private enterprise to develop the sector into a vibrant engine of growth.