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The salary range of employees working in Nigeria is, by default, in the range of 70,156 NGN (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 283,849 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% 70K NGN
90% 284K 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 112K
median 100K
10% 51K
25% 71K
75% 140K
90% 189K
25-34
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 162K
median 136K
10% 55K
25% 87K
75% 208K
90% 299K
35-44
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 182K
median 149K
10% 53K
25% 90K
75% 236K
90% 351K
45-54
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 172K
median 137K
10% 45K
25% 78K
75% 224K
90% 341K
55+
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 154K
median 126K
10% 45K
25% 76K
75% 200K
90% 297K

Salaries by gender

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

Man icon
Men
174,613 NGN
160,389 NGN
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Nigeria, men earn 8.9% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

KenyaKenya

268,995 NGN (gross)

Ivory CoastIvory Coast

329,504 NGN (net)

LatviaLatvia

573,230 NGN (net)

Slovak RepublicSlovak Republic

722,426 NGN (gross)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Assistant
Administration
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
181 USD
Gross monthly salary
74,167 NGN
Anually salary
2,172 USD
Anually salary
890,004 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-01-16 21:48:51
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Doctor
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Abia State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
367 USD
Gross monthly salary
150,417 NGN
Anually salary
4,404 USD
Anually salary
1,805,004 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-01-11 11:16:51
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Pharmacist
Pharmaceutical Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
366 USD
Gross monthly salary
150,000 NGN
Anually salary
4,392 USD
Anually salary
1,800,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-01-11 08:34:56
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Machine Operator, Machinist
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Ogun State
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
273 USD
Gross monthly salary
112,083 NGN
Anually salary
3,276 USD
Anually salary
1,344,996 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-01-07 07:03:58
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Administrative officer
Law & Legislation
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
244 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 NGN
Anually salary
2,928 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-12-21 16:30:22
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Team leader
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,585 USD
Gross monthly salary
650,000 NGN
Anually salary
19,020 USD
Anually salary
7,800,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-12-16 09:32:33
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Maintenance Engineer
Car Industry
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kogi State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
137 USD
Gross monthly salary
56,000 NGN
Anually salary
1,644 USD
Anually salary
672,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-12-07 09:13:43
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Content provider
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
461 USD
Gross monthly salary
189,000 NGN
Anually salary
5,532 USD
Anually salary
2,268,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-12-01 08:14:13
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Sales Officer
Commerce
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kano State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
463 USD
Gross monthly salary
190,000 NGN
Anually salary
5,556 USD
Anually salary
2,280,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-12-01 07:36:59
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IT/Technical Support Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
488 USD
Gross monthly salary
200,000 NGN
Anually salary
5,856 USD
Anually salary
2,400,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-11-30 23:11:38

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