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The salary range of employees working in Japan is, by default, in the range from 189,011.00 JPY (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 602,428.00 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% 602K 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% 173K
25% 211K
75% 325K
90% 394K
25-34
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 369K
median 328K
10% 163K
25% 229K
75% 462K
90% 624K
35-44
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 419K
median 383K
10% 212K
25% 282K
75% 516K
90% 671K
45-54
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 395K
median 337K
10% 144K
25% 219K
75% 504K
90% 715K
55+
200K
300K
400K
500K
600K
700K
 
 
Average 364K
median 317K
10% 146K
25% 213K
75% 461K
90% 638K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
417,198 JPY
332,603 JPY
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Japan, men earn 25.4% more than women.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Waiter
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Japan
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
1,510 USD
Gross monthly salary
160,000 JPY
Anually salary
18,120 USD
Anually salary
1,920,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-10-15 06:24:03
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Receptionist
Administration
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,549 USD
Gross monthly salary
270,000 JPY
Anually salary
30,588 USD
Anually salary
3,240,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-10-13 12:40:18
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Travel Guide
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,062 USD
Gross monthly salary
218,400 JPY
Anually salary
24,744 USD
Anually salary
2,620,800 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-10-09 01:33:59
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Agricultural Specialist
Agriculture, Food Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
6,608 USD
Gross monthly salary
700,000 JPY
Anually salary
79,296 USD
Anually salary
8,400,000 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-10-03 08:28:06
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Fitter/Assembler
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
1,482 USD
Gross monthly salary
157,006 JPY
Anually salary
17,784 USD
Anually salary
1,884,072 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-09-28 19:13:58
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Consultant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Japan
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
4,091 USD
Gross monthly salary
433,333 JPY
Anually salary
49,092 USD
Anually salary
5,199,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-09-28 05:50:52
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Product owner
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,147 USD
Gross monthly salary
333,333 JPY
Anually salary
37,764 USD
Anually salary
3,999,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-09-18 09:19:47
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IC Design Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
5,223 USD
Gross monthly salary
553,333 JPY
Anually salary
62,676 USD
Anually salary
6,639,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-08-06 01:43:02
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Javascript Programmer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,091 USD
Gross monthly salary
433,333 JPY
Anually salary
49,092 USD
Anually salary
5,199,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-06-12 08:25:31
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Electrical Engineer
Electrical & Power Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Japan
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,533 USD
Gross monthly salary
268,333 JPY
Anually salary
30,396 USD
Anually salary
3,219,996 JPY
ClockPosted: 2020-06-02 14:08:51