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The salary range of employees working in Korea-South is, by default, in the range from 1,910,406.00 KRW (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 6,100,132.00 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 3.8M
median 3.3M
10% 1.6M
25% 2.3M
75% 4.8M
90% 6.6M
35-44
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 4.3M
median 3.9M
10% 2.0M
25% 2.8M
75% 5.4M
90% 7.1M
45-54
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 4.0M
median 3.4M
10% 1.4M
25% 2.2M
75% 5.1M
90% 7.3M
55+
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 3.8M
median 3.2M
10% 1.4M
25% 2.1M
75% 4.8M
90% 6.7M

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
3,977,026 KRW
3,684,553 KRW
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Korea-South, men earn 7.9% 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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DevOps Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Korea-South
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
7,042 USD
Gross monthly salary
7,916,670 KRW
Anually salary
84,504 USD
Anually salary
95,000,040 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-04-06 16:15:23
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Payroll Clerk
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Korea-South
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,779 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,000,000 KRW
Anually salary
21,348 USD
Anually salary
24,000,000 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-04-06 11:01:06
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Country Manager/Director
Top Management
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Korea-South
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
10,497 USD
Gross monthly salary
11,800,000 KRW
Anually salary
125,964 USD
Anually salary
141,600,000 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-03-03 09:27:16
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Data analyst
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Korea-South
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,724 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,186,880 KRW
Anually salary
44,688 USD
Anually salary
50,242,560 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-02-22 20:59:14
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Business Intelligence Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Korea-South
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
5,708 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,416,670 KRW
Anually salary
68,496 USD
Anually salary
77,000,040 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-02-09 10:13:34
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Operations Manager
Top Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Korea-South
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,448 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,000,000 KRW
Anually salary
53,376 USD
Anually salary
60,000,000 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-02-09 06:25:16
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Business Development Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Korea-South
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
5,422 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,095,830 KRW
Anually salary
65,064 USD
Anually salary
73,149,960 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-02-03 12:13:01
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Sales Manager
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Korea-South
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,647 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,100,000 KRW
Anually salary
43,764 USD
Anually salary
49,200,000 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-01-23 09:38:37
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Marketing Director
Top Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Korea-South
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,766 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,358,330 KRW
Anually salary
57,192 USD
Anually salary
64,299,960 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-01-19 03:13:09
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Designer
Arts & Culture
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Korea-South
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
2,669 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,000,000 KRW
Anually salary
32,028 USD
Anually salary
36,000,000 KRW
ClockPosted: 2021-01-16 17:50:50