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The salary range of employees working in Nigeria is, by default, in the range of 87,216 NGN (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 338,392 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 salary in Nigeria is
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200K
300K
 
10% earn less 87K NGN
10% earns more 338K 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.

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200K
300K
400K
<24
100K
200K
300K
400K
 
 
Average 136K
median 122K
10% 62K
25% 86K
75% 169K
90% 227K
25-34
100K
200K
300K
400K
 
 
Average 194K
median 163K
10% 67K
25% 104K
75% 248K
90% 356K
35-44
100K
200K
300K
400K
 
 
Average 228K
median 186K
10% 66K
25% 112K
75% 296K
90% 439K
45-54
100K
200K
300K
400K
 
 
Average 204K
median 163K
10% 53K
25% 94K
75% 266K
90% 402K
55+
100K
200K
300K
400K
 
 
Average 187K
median 154K
10% 57K
25% 94K
75% 242K
90% 356K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
210,949 NGN
193,983 NGN
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Nigeria, men earn 8.8% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

KenyaKenya

256,092 NGN (gross)

Ivory CoastIvory Coast

251,963 NGN (net)

MacedoniaMacedonia

233,185 NGN (net)

UzbekistanUzbekistan

129,045 NGN (gross)

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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Business Development Manager
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,583 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,082,300 NGN
Anually salary
30,996 USD
Anually salary
12,987,600 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-23 14:24:13
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Business Development Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Federal Capital Territory Abuja
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,274 USD
Gross monthly salary
533,714 NGN
Anually salary
15,288 USD
Anually salary
6,404,568 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-23 13:02:09
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Product Manager - Specialist
Banking
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,229 USD
Gross monthly salary
933,896 NGN
Anually salary
26,748 USD
Anually salary
11,206,752 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-20 02:57:33
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Legal advisor
Law & Legislation
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,293 USD
Gross monthly salary
541,667 NGN
Anually salary
15,516 USD
Anually salary
6,500,004 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-17 10:35:26
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School Principal
Top Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
146 USD
Gross monthly salary
61,083 NGN
Anually salary
1,752 USD
Anually salary
732,996 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-12 10:01:07
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Content provider
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
167 USD
Gross monthly salary
70,000 NGN
Anually salary
2,004 USD
Anually salary
840,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-08 19:28:33
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Game developer
Information Technology
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Ondo State
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
482 USD
Gross monthly salary
202,083 NGN
Anually salary
5,784 USD
Anually salary
2,424,996 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-06 12:58:57
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Insurance Technician
Insurance
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
497 USD
Gross monthly salary
208,333 NGN
Anually salary
5,964 USD
Anually salary
2,499,996 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-06 09:34:02
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
286 USD
Gross monthly salary
120,000 NGN
Anually salary
3,432 USD
Anually salary
1,440,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-05 08:53:31
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HR Business Partner
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,146 USD
Gross monthly salary
480,000 NGN
Anually salary
13,752 USD
Anually salary
5,760,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-11-04 14:20:45

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