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The salary range of employees working in Nigeria is, by default, in the range from 75,930 NGN (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 270,123 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% 76K NGN
90% 270K 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 116K
median 105K
10% 58K
25% 77K
75% 143K
90% 186K
25-34
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 159K
median 138K
10% 63K
25% 93K
75% 202K
90% 280K
35-44
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 180K
median 153K
10% 64K
25% 99K
75% 230K
90% 327K
45-54
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 168K
median 140K
10% 54K
25% 87K
75% 217K
90% 317K
55+
100K
200K
300K
 
 
Average 156K
median 132K
10% 55K
25% 85K
75% 200K
90% 285K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
173,822 NGN
150,505 NGN
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Nigeria, men earn 15.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

KenyaKenya

269,274 NGN (gross)

Ivory CoastIvory Coast

326,018 NGN (net)

MyanmarMyanmar

152,684 NGN (net)

LatviaLatvia

516,554 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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Florist
Service Industries
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
104 USD
Gross monthly salary
40,000 NGN
Anually salary
1,248 USD
Anually salary
480,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-01-21 09:58:30
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HR Business Partner
Human Resources
Age group
<24
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
797 USD
Gross monthly salary
307,167 NGN
Anually salary
9,564 USD
Anually salary
3,686,004 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-01-14 10:39:32
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Digital marketing manager
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
311 USD
Gross monthly salary
120,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,732 USD
Anually salary
1,440,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-01-12 17:23:41
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Secondary School Teacher
Education, Science & Research
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Postgraduate (Doctorate)
Gross monthly salary
259 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,108 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-01-09 19:57:17
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Marketing assistant
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
492 USD
Gross monthly salary
189,583 NGN
Anually salary
5,904 USD
Anually salary
2,274,996 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-01-07 08:42:49
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Operations Supervisor
Production
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Rivers State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
91 USD
Gross monthly salary
35,000 NGN
Anually salary
1,092 USD
Anually salary
420,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-01-05 22:05:00
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Radio Presenter
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Federal Capital Territory Abuja
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
298 USD
Gross monthly salary
115,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,576 USD
Anually salary
1,380,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-01-05 13:23:38
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Health Care Assistant
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
259 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,108 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-01-04 11:18:16
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Hotel manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
283 USD
Gross monthly salary
109,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,396 USD
Anually salary
1,308,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2020-12-29 17:51:43
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DevOps Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
811 USD
Gross monthly salary
312,500 NGN
Anually salary
9,732 USD
Anually salary
3,750,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2020-12-22 20:06:20

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