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The salary range of employees working in Korea-South is, by default, in the range from 1,915,097.00 KRW (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 6,103,484.00 KRW (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 Korea-South is
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
 
10% 1.9M KRW
90% 6.1M KRW
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Korea-South into wage bands in KRW.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Korea-South by age in KRW.

2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
<24
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 2.8M
median 2.6M
10% 1.7M
25% 2.1M
75% 3.3M
90% 4.1M
25-34
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 3.7M
median 3.3M
10% 1.7M
25% 2.3M
75% 4.7M
90% 6.3M
35-44
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 4.2M
median 3.8M
10% 2.0M
25% 2.8M
75% 5.3M
90% 7.0M
45-54
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 4.0M
median 3.4M
10% 1.5M
25% 2.2M
75% 5.1M
90% 7.2M
55+
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 3.7M
median 3.2M
10% 1.5M
25% 2.2M
75% 4.7M
90% 6.5M

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Korea-South (KRW).

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Men
3,943,719 KRW
3,739,555 KRW
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Women
In general, in Korea-South, men earn 5.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

CroatiaCroatia

1,197,998 KRW (net)

LithuaniaLithuania

1,672,038 KRW (net)

SloveniaSlovenia

2,513,642 KRW (gross)

LatviaLatvia

1,479,927 KRW (net)