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The salary range of employees working in Japan is, by default, in the range from 188,518.00 JPY (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 595,060.00 JPY (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total monthly salary, including bonuses. Salaries vary significantly in individual job positions. If you are interested in salaries for a specific position, participate in the survey.

Average gross monthly salary in Japan is
300K
400K
500K
600K
 
10% 189K JPY
90% 595K 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 275K
median 262K
10% 174K
25% 212K
75% 325K
90% 393K
25-34
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 372K
median 327K
10% 157K
25% 225K
75% 468K
90% 641K
35-44
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 422K
median 385K
10% 214K
25% 284K
75% 519K
90% 674K
45-54
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 390K
median 333K
10% 142K
25% 216K
75% 499K
90% 707K
55+
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 369K
median 318K
10% 142K
25% 211K
75% 469K
90% 657K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
379,988 JPY
363,371 JPY
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Japan, men earn 4.6% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

Czech RepublicCzech Republic

218,095 JPY (gross)

RomaniaRomania

124,293 JPY (net)

MyanmarMyanmar

41,515 JPY (net)

FinlandFinland

469,728 JPY (gross)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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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
1,991 USD
Gross monthly salary
218,000 JPY
Anually salary
23,892 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
4,567 USD
Gross monthly salary
500,000 JPY
Anually salary
54,804 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
3,837 USD
Gross monthly salary
420,000 JPY
Anually salary
46,044 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
5,329 USD
Gross monthly salary
583,333 JPY
Anually salary
63,948 USD
Anually salary
6,999,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-03-30 08:43:39
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IT/Technical Support Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
5,252 USD
Gross monthly salary
575,000 JPY
Anually salary
63,024 USD
Anually salary
6,900,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-03-24 16:21:06
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IT/Technical Support Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
5,252 USD
Gross monthly salary
575,000 JPY
Anually salary
63,024 USD
Anually salary
6,900,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-03-24 16:20:09
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Ruby Developer/Programmer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,916 USD
Gross monthly salary
319,200 JPY
Anually salary
34,992 USD
Anually salary
3,830,400 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-03-23 09:19:28
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Professor
Education, Science & Research
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Japan
Education:
Postgraduate (Doctorate)
Gross monthly salary
2,740 USD
Gross monthly salary
300,000 JPY
Anually salary
32,880 USD
Anually salary
3,600,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-03-09 22:10:57
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Sales Director
Top Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,202 USD
Gross monthly salary
460,000 JPY
Anually salary
50,424 USD
Anually salary
5,520,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-03-02 20:42:02
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Aircraft engineer
Transport, Haulage, Logistics
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
Postgraduate (Doctorate)
Gross monthly salary
4,567 USD
Gross monthly salary
500,000 JPY
Anually salary
54,804 USD
Anually salary
6,000,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-02-28 13:43:57