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The salary range of employees working in Japan is, by default, in the range from 188,193.00 JPY (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 600,527.00 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% 188K JPY
90% 601K 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 276K
median 263K
10% 174K
25% 212K
75% 325K
90% 393K
25-34
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 369K
median 327K
10% 162K
25% 228K
75% 462K
90% 626K
35-44
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 414K
median 379K
10% 213K
25% 281K
75% 509K
90% 659K
45-54
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 389K
median 332K
10% 143K
25% 217K
75% 496K
90% 701K
55+
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 362K
median 314K
10% 144K
25% 211K
75% 458K
90% 637K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
381,273 JPY
367,378 JPY
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Japan, men earn 3.8% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

MyanmarMyanmar

41,127 JPY (net)

BulgariaBulgaria

108,591 JPY (net)

Slovak RepublicSlovak Republic

186,332 JPY (gross)

SerbiaSerbia

81,284 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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Designer
Arts & Culture
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,430 USD
Gross monthly salary
252,000 JPY
Anually salary
29,160 USD
Anually salary
3,024,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-01-19 10:01:13
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Qualified Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,098 USD
Gross monthly salary
425,000 JPY
Anually salary
49,176 USD
Anually salary
5,100,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2021-01-18 11:07:11
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Facility Manager
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
7,103 USD
Gross monthly salary
736,667 JPY
Anually salary
85,236 USD
Anually salary
8,840,004 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-12-28 00:19:02
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,197 USD
Gross monthly salary
124,091 JPY
Anually salary
14,364 USD
Anually salary
1,489,092 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-12-22 07:15:57
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Data analyst
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,937 USD
Gross monthly salary
408,333 JPY
Anually salary
47,244 USD
Anually salary
4,899,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-12-20 17:01:04
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Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,259 USD
Gross monthly salary
441,667 JPY
Anually salary
51,108 USD
Anually salary
5,300,004 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-12-04 04:34:52
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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
6,895 USD
Gross monthly salary
715,000 JPY
Anually salary
82,740 USD
Anually salary
8,580,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-11-29 05:45:37
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Facility Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,976 USD
Gross monthly salary
412,294 JPY
Anually salary
47,712 USD
Anually salary
4,947,528 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-11-17 15:19:06
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Drug Safety Specialist
Pharmaceutical Industry
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,559 USD
Gross monthly salary
161,640 JPY
Anually salary
18,708 USD
Anually salary
1,939,680 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-11-08 12:52:11
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,536 USD
Gross monthly salary
366,667 JPY
Anually salary
42,432 USD
Anually salary
4,400,004 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-11-05 09:34:34