Everyday Life in Cuba

The average Cuban salary is about 350-400 Peso Nacional. One Peso Convertible CUC equals 1 USA dollar or 24 Peso Nacional. Some people work for less in shops or museums. There are dentists earning as little as 12 dollars a month.

Drivers relax at their American classic cars at the Jose Marti international airport in Havana, Cuba, Tuesday, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)