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The salary range of employees working in Nigeria is, by default, in the range of 85,215 NGN (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 338,257 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
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200K
300K
 
10% earn less 85K 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 134K
median 120K
10% 62K
25% 85K
75% 166K
90% 222K
25-34
100K
200K
300K
400K
 
 
Average 191K
median 161K
10% 66K
25% 103K
75% 245K
90% 350K
35-44
100K
200K
300K
400K
 
 
Average 227K
median 185K
10% 66K
25% 111K
75% 294K
90% 437K
45-54
100K
200K
300K
400K
 
 
Average 210K
median 167K
10% 53K
25% 96K
75% 274K
90% 417K
55+
100K
200K
300K
400K
 
 
Average 182K
median 150K
10% 54K
25% 91K
75% 236K
90% 349K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
209,371 NGN
192,909 NGN
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Nigeria, men earn 8.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

KenyaKenya

258,328 NGN (gross)

Ivory CoastIvory Coast

252,987 NGN (net)

CroatiaCroatia

428,650 NGN (net)

UzbekistanUzbekistan

134,258 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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Content provider
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Federal Capital Territory Abuja
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
563 USD
Gross monthly salary
240,000 NGN
Anually salary
6,756 USD
Anually salary
2,880,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-08-12 18:00:32
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Head of the Legal Department
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,258 USD
Gross monthly salary
536,000 NGN
Anually salary
15,096 USD
Anually salary
6,432,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-08-10 16:30:46
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,408 USD
Gross monthly salary
600,000 NGN
Anually salary
16,896 USD
Anually salary
7,200,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-08-07 13:02:43
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IT/Technical Support Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,173 USD
Gross monthly salary
500,000 NGN
Anually salary
14,076 USD
Anually salary
6,000,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-07-29 16:41:57
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Lawyer
Law & Legislation
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
587 USD
Gross monthly salary
250,000 NGN
Anually salary
7,044 USD
Anually salary
3,000,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-07-28 01:53:11
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Customer Relationship Manager
Commerce
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
449 USD
Gross monthly salary
191,491 NGN
Anually salary
5,388 USD
Anually salary
2,297,892 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-07-25 17:07:55
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Design Engineer
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Ogun State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
246 USD
Gross monthly salary
105,010 NGN
Anually salary
2,952 USD
Anually salary
1,260,120 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-07-22 15:35:29
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Scaffolder
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
<24
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
191 USD
Gross monthly salary
81,250 NGN
Anually salary
2,292 USD
Anually salary
975,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-07-21 12:01:38
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Assistant
Administration
Age group
<24
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lagos State
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
188 USD
Gross monthly salary
80,000 NGN
Anually salary
2,256 USD
Anually salary
960,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-07-17 19:28:31
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Dispatch clerk
Transport, Haulage, Logistics
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Ebonyi State
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
155 USD
Gross monthly salary
66,000 NGN
Anually salary
1,860 USD
Anually salary
792,000 NGN
ClockPosted: 2022-07-17 19:22:43

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