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The salary range for people working in Nigeria is typically from 78,794 NGN (minimum salary) to 264,695 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

118,190
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Agriculture, Food Industry

112,398
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Arts & Culture

125,137
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Banking

175,799
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Car Industry

144,924
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Chemical Industry

145,981
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Commerce

140,997
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Construction & Real Estate

159,198
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Customer Support

126,747
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Economy, Finance, Accountancy

159,819
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Education, Science & Research

131,519
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Electrical & Power Engineering

154,821
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General labour

108,137
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Human Resources

172,830
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Information Technology

222,988
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Insurance

151,612
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Journalism, Printing Arts & Media

131,241
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Law & Legislation

180,455
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Leasing

213,250
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Management

227,155
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Marketing, Advertising, PR

159,036
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Mechanical Engineering

144,864
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Medicine & Social Care

127,782
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Mining, Metallurgy

155,204
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Pharmaceutical Industry

165,389
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Production

133,380
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Public Administration, Self-governance

150,558
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Quality Management

166,901
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Security & Protection

125,974
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Service Industries

109,034
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Technology, Development

199,868
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Telecommunications

176,462
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Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry

91,712
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Top Management

341,197
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Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business

110,341
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Translating, interpreting

141,117
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Transport, Haulage, Logistics

125,827
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Water Management, Forestry, Environment

140,400
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Wood Processing Industry

120,359