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The salary range of employees working in Nigeria is, by default, in the range of 75,832 NGN (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 272,021 NGN (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

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

Gross monthly salary in Nigeria is
100K
200K
 
10% 76K NGN
90% 272K 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 160K
median 138K
10% 62K
25% 92K
75% 203K
90% 284K
35-44
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 184K
median 155K
10% 64K
25% 99K
75% 236K
90% 338K
45-54
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 169K
median 140K
10% 52K
25% 86K
75% 219K
90% 321K
55+
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 156K
median 132K
10% 54K
25% 85K
75% 200K
90% 286K

Salaries by gender

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

Man icon
Men
171,971 NGN
158,916 NGN
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Nigeria, men earn 8.2% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

KenyaKenya

280,624 NGN (gross)

Ivory CoastIvory Coast

331,279 NGN (net)

SerbiaSerbia

324,664 NGN (net)

LatviaLatvia

548,925 NGN (net)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Lawyer
Law & Legislation
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kano State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
485 USD
Gross monthly salary
200,000 NGN
Anually salary
5,820 USD
Anually salary
2,400,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-09-19 18:27:02
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Ambulance Paramedic
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Edo State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
121 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,000 NGN
Anually salary
1,452 USD
Anually salary
600,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-09-15 14:01:07
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Marketing Specialist
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Federal Capital Territory Abuja
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,308 USD
Gross monthly salary
540,000 NGN
Anually salary
15,696 USD
Anually salary
6,480,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-09-11 14:11:41
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Import/Export Officer
Transport, Haulage, Logistics
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
208 USD
Gross monthly salary
85,833 NGN
Anually salary
2,496 USD
Anually salary
1,029,996 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-09-09 16:52:34
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Finance Manager
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
933 USD
Gross monthly salary
385,000 NGN
Anually salary
11,196 USD
Anually salary
4,620,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-09-09 02:58:06
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Product Manager - Specialist
Banking
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
145 USD
Gross monthly salary
60,000 NGN
Anually salary
1,740 USD
Anually salary
720,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-09-06 09:37:33
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Quantity Surveyor
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,043 USD
Gross monthly salary
430,333 NGN
Anually salary
12,516 USD
Anually salary
5,163,996 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-08-27 11:27:22
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Advertising Manager
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
242 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 NGN
Anually salary
2,904 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-08-25 01:41:35
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Business Group Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,308 USD
Gross monthly salary
540,000 NGN
Anually salary
15,696 USD
Anually salary
6,480,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-08-24 12:59:04
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Ambulance Paramedic
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Rivers State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
291 USD
Gross monthly salary
120,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,492 USD
Anually salary
1,440,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-08-23 12:18:17

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