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The salary range for people working in Nigeria is typically from 75,449 NGN (minimum salary) to 272,718 NGN (highest average, actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the total monthly salary including bonuses. Salaries vary drastically among different job categories. If you are interested in the salary of a particular category, see below for salaries for specific categories.

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Working areas
Average gross monthly salary by survey (in NGN)
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Administration

117,878
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Agriculture, Food Industry

113,466
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Arts & Culture

125,137
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Banking

178,774
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Car Industry

143,298
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Chemical Industry

146,540
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Commerce

141,265
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Construction & Real Estate

159,445
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Customer Support

127,382
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Economy, Finance, Accountancy

159,810
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Education, Science & Research

131,607
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Electrical & Power Engineering

154,732
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General labour

108,137
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Human Resources

173,008
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Information Technology

224,938
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Insurance

153,552
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Journalism, Printing Arts & Media

130,800
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Law & Legislation

183,379
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Leasing

213,250
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Management

226,108
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Marketing, Advertising, PR

158,896
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Mechanical Engineering

144,508
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Medicine & Social Care

127,525
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Mining, Metallurgy

156,580
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Pharmaceutical Industry

168,601
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Production

133,628
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Public Administration, Self-governance

150,558
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Quality Management

166,901
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Security & Protection

126,376
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Service Industries

109,034
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Technology, Development

199,868
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Telecommunications

169,862
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Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry

92,148
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Top Management

334,436
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Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business

110,535
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Translating, interpreting

141,358
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Transport, Haulage, Logistics

124,514
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Water Management, Forestry, Environment

140,400
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Wood Processing Industry

120,359