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The salary range of employees working in Japan is, by default, in the range of 183,285.00 JPY (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 611,988.00 JPY (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 Japan is
300K
400K
500K
600K
 
10% 183K JPY
90% 612K JPY
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Japan into wage bands in JPY.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Japan by age in JPY.

200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
<24
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 268K
median 254K
10% 164K
25% 202K
75% 318K
90% 390K
25-34
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 364K
median 316K
10% 144K
25% 212K
75% 461K
90% 641K
35-44
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 422K
median 381K
10% 201K
25% 274K
75% 524K
90% 694K
45-54
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 398K
median 330K
10% 126K
25% 205K
75% 513K
90% 749K
55+
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 357K
median 303K
10% 128K
25% 196K
75% 456K
90% 650K

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Japan (JPY).

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Men
386,896 JPY
361,789 JPY
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Japan, men earn 6.9% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

RomaniaRomania

134,184 JPY (net)

SerbiaSerbia

89,678 JPY (net)

Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia and Herzegovina

86,086 JPY (net)

LatviaLatvia

156,781 JPY (net)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Data analyst
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,420 USD
Gross monthly salary
390,000 JPY
Anually salary
41,040 USD
Anually salary
4,680,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-10-09 05:44:36
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Procurement specialist
Administration
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
5,847 USD
Gross monthly salary
666,667 JPY
Anually salary
70,164 USD
Anually salary
8,000,004 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-10-05 08:01:14
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,385 USD
Gross monthly salary
500,000 JPY
Anually salary
52,620 USD
Anually salary
6,000,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-10-04 13:02:16
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Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
Primary education
Gross monthly salary
3,654 USD
Gross monthly salary
416,667 JPY
Anually salary
43,848 USD
Anually salary
5,000,004 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-09-24 08:52:20
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Food Technologist
Agriculture, Food Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
5,335 USD
Gross monthly salary
608,333 JPY
Anually salary
64,020 USD
Anually salary
7,299,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-09-17 20:02:41
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Logistics Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
5,262 USD
Gross monthly salary
600,000 JPY
Anually salary
63,144 USD
Anually salary
7,200,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-09-09 06:36:03
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Assistant
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Japan
Education:
Postgraduate (Doctorate)
Gross monthly salary
3,070 USD
Gross monthly salary
350,000 JPY
Anually salary
36,840 USD
Anually salary
4,200,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-08-26 08:16:03
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Design Technician
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
3,508 USD
Gross monthly salary
400,000 JPY
Anually salary
42,096 USD
Anually salary
4,800,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-08-18 07:45:59
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Secondary School Teacher
Education, Science & Research
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,280 USD
Gross monthly salary
260,000 JPY
Anually salary
27,360 USD
Anually salary
3,120,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-07-20 11:36:18
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,897 USD
Gross monthly salary
558,333 JPY
Anually salary
58,764 USD
Anually salary
6,699,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-06-16 20:14:41