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The salary range of employees working in Nigeria is, by default, in the range of 1,033,488 NGN (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 4,220,520 NGN (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total annual 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 salary in Nigeria is
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
 
10% earn less 1.0M NGN
10% earns more 4.2M NGN
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Nigeria into salary brackets in NGN.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Nigeria by age in NGN.

1.0M
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
<24
1.0M
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
 
 
Average 1.6M
median 1.4M
10% 724K
25% 1.0M
75% 2.0M
90% 2.7M
25-34
1.0M
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
 
 
Average 2.3M
median 2.0M
10% 781K
25% 1.2M
75% 3.0M
90% 4.3M
35-44
1.0M
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
 
 
Average 2.8M
median 2.2M
10% 770K
25% 1.3M
75% 3.6M
90% 5.4M
45-54
1.0M
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
 
 
Average 2.5M
median 2.0M
10% 648K
25% 1.2M
75% 3.3M
90% 5.0M
55+
1.0M
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
 
 
Average 2.3M
median 1.9M
10% 648K
25% 1.1M
75% 3.0M
90% 4.5M

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
2,586,024 NGN
2,384,700 NGN
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Nigeria, men earn 8.4% more than women.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Agricultural Technologist
Agriculture, Food Industry
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Bayelsa State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
609 USD
Gross monthly salary
244,167 NGN
Anually salary
7,308 USD
Anually salary
2,930,004 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-02-02 03:58:33
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Nurse
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Delta State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
612 USD
Gross monthly salary
245,417 NGN
Anually salary
7,344 USD
Anually salary
2,945,004 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-01-31 15:52:33
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Bailiff/Enforcement Officer
Law & Legislation
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Plateau State
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
95 USD
Gross monthly salary
38,167 NGN
Anually salary
1,140 USD
Anually salary
458,004 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-01-29 00:49:12
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Midwife
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
280 USD
Gross monthly salary
112,224 NGN
Anually salary
3,360 USD
Anually salary
1,346,688 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-01-25 11:08:53
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Sales Director
Top Management
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,167 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,670,000 NGN
Anually salary
50,004 USD
Anually salary
20,040,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-01-24 05:20:16
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IT System Administrator
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,048 USD
Gross monthly salary
420,000 NGN
Anually salary
12,576 USD
Anually salary
5,040,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-01-23 14:31:00
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IT Security Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,161 USD
Gross monthly salary
866,211 NGN
Anually salary
25,932 USD
Anually salary
10,394,532 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-01-23 11:10:10
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Head of Technical Department
Technology, Development
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
499 USD
Gross monthly salary
200,000 NGN
Anually salary
5,988 USD
Anually salary
2,400,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-01-21 21:30:18
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Customer Support Specialist
Customer Support
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
250 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,000 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-01-18 10:36:03
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Ambulance Driver
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Rivers State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
76 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,583 NGN
Anually salary
912 USD
Anually salary
366,996 NGN
ClockPosted: 2023-01-15 19:27:45

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