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The salary range of employees working in Japan is, by default, in the range of 192,724.00 JPY (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 590,860.00 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% 193K JPY
90% 591K 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 277K
median 264K
10% 177K
25% 214K
75% 326K
90% 393K
25-34
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 369K
median 329K
10% 166K
25% 232K
75% 462K
90% 621K
35-44
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 417K
median 383K
10% 218K
25% 286K
75% 511K
90% 658K
45-54
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 388K
median 334K
10% 147K
25% 221K
75% 494K
90% 693K
55+
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 361K
median 316K
10% 150K
25% 216K
75% 455K
90% 625K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
380,684 JPY
366,467 JPY
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Japan, men earn 3.9% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

CroatiaCroatia

121,723 JPY (net)

Slovak RepublicSlovak Republic

195,184 JPY (gross)

FinlandFinland

474,092 JPY (gross)

EstoniaEstonia

193,991 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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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
2,362 USD
Gross monthly salary
260,000 JPY
Anually salary
28,344 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
5,073 USD
Gross monthly salary
558,333 JPY
Anually salary
60,876 USD
Anually salary
6,699,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-06-16 20:14:41
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IT Tester
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
5,300 USD
Gross monthly salary
583,333 JPY
Anually salary
63,600 USD
Anually salary
6,999,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-06-07 04:36:24
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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
4,922 USD
Gross monthly salary
541,667 JPY
Anually salary
59,064 USD
Anually salary
6,500,004 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-06-07 04:31:45
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Cloud Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
19,020 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,093,330 JPY
Anually salary
228,240 USD
Anually salary
25,119,960 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-06-02 16:20:06
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Civil Engineer
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,590 USD
Gross monthly salary
175,000 JPY
Anually salary
19,080 USD
Anually salary
2,100,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-05-03 18:33:34
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Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,981 USD
Gross monthly salary
218,000 JPY
Anually salary
23,772 USD
Anually salary
2,616,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-04-12 15:31:39
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OSS/BSS Specialist
Telecommunications
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,543 USD
Gross monthly salary
500,000 JPY
Anually salary
54,516 USD
Anually salary
6,000,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-04-12 07:38:57
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Cloud Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,816 USD
Gross monthly salary
420,000 JPY
Anually salary
45,792 USD
Anually salary
5,040,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-03-30 19:28:43
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Product owner
Management
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
5,300 USD
Gross monthly salary
583,333 JPY
Anually salary
63,600 USD
Anually salary
6,999,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-03-30 08:43:39