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The salary range of employees working in Nigeria is, by default, in the range from 75,210 NGN (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 271,011 NGN (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total monthly salary, including bonuses. Salaries vary significantly in individual job positions. If you are interested in salaries for a specific position, participate in the survey.

Average gross monthly salary in Nigeria is
100K
200K
 
10% 75K NGN
90% 271K NGN
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Nigeria into wage bands in NGN.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Nigeria by age in NGN.

100K
200K
300K
<24
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 115K
median 105K
10% 56K
25% 76K
75% 143K
90% 187K
25-34
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 161K
median 138K
10% 59K
25% 90K
75% 206K
90% 291K
35-44
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 186K
median 156K
10% 63K
25% 99K
75% 238K
90% 343K
45-54
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 170K
median 140K
10% 51K
25% 85K
75% 220K
90% 324K
55+
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 160K
median 133K
10% 52K
25% 83K
75% 206K
90% 299K

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Nigeria (NGN).

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Men
171,613 NGN
155,415 NGN
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Nigeria, men earn 10.4% more than women.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

List of recent respondents whose data are used in further salary survey calculations.

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Civil Engineer
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
201 USD
Gross monthly salary
75,000 NGN
Anually salary
2,412 USD
Anually salary
900,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-04-16 13:59:17
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IT Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
805 USD
Gross monthly salary
300,000 NGN
Anually salary
9,660 USD
Anually salary
3,600,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-04-15 20:55:03
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Receptionist
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
135 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,417 NGN
Anually salary
1,620 USD
Anually salary
605,004 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-04-15 18:01:50
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Office Manager
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
268 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,216 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-04-08 18:09:29
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Finance Manager
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,263 USD
Gross monthly salary
470,601 NGN
Anually salary
15,156 USD
Anually salary
5,647,212 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-04-03 07:03:56
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Project Assistant
Administration
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Cross River State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
738 USD
Gross monthly salary
275,000 NGN
Anually salary
8,856 USD
Anually salary
3,300,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-04-01 20:58:04
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Quantity Surveyor
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,328 USD
Gross monthly salary
495,000 NGN
Anually salary
15,936 USD
Anually salary
5,940,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-03-31 16:58:46
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Make-Up Artist, Wigmaker
Arts & Culture
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Oyo State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
805 USD
Gross monthly salary
300,000 NGN
Anually salary
9,660 USD
Anually salary
3,600,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-03-30 17:31:33
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Facility Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
241 USD
Gross monthly salary
90,000 NGN
Anually salary
2,892 USD
Anually salary
1,080,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-03-29 12:43:47
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Industrial Climber
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Ogun State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
192 USD
Gross monthly salary
71,667 NGN
Anually salary
2,304 USD
Anually salary
860,004 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-03-27 21:11:16

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