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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.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Retail Store Manager
Commerce
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Edo State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
94 USD
Gross monthly salary
36,250 NGN
Anually salary
1,128 USD
Anually salary
435,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-03-03 10:00:11
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Project Assistant
Administration
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kaduna State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
208 USD
Gross monthly salary
80,000 NGN
Anually salary
2,496 USD
Anually salary
960,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-03-01 16:34:48
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Risk Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
767 USD
Gross monthly salary
295,000 NGN
Anually salary
9,204 USD
Anually salary
3,540,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-02-25 22:20:44
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Sales coordinator
Commerce
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,042 USD
Gross monthly salary
400,833 NGN
Anually salary
12,504 USD
Anually salary
4,809,996 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-02-23 21:29:23
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Chef
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Rivers State
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
182 USD
Gross monthly salary
70,000 NGN
Anually salary
2,184 USD
Anually salary
840,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-02-23 00:41:02
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Assistant
Administration
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
294 USD
Gross monthly salary
113,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,528 USD
Anually salary
1,356,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-02-19 00:48:48
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Customer Relationship Manager
Commerce
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Federal Capital Territory Abuja
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
520 USD
Gross monthly salary
200,000 NGN
Anually salary
6,240 USD
Anually salary
2,400,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-02-14 22:45:09
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HR Generalist
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
714 USD
Gross monthly salary
274,845 NGN
Anually salary
8,568 USD
Anually salary
3,298,140 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-02-10 13:41:00
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Production Planner
Production
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
236 USD
Gross monthly salary
90,750 NGN
Anually salary
2,832 USD
Anually salary
1,089,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-02-10 10:42:11
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Courier
Transport, Haulage, Logistics
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
130 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,000 NGN
Anually salary
1,560 USD
Anually salary
600,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2021-02-09 04:03:04

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