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The salary range of employees working in South Korea is, by default, in the range of 1,930,953.00 KRW (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 6,196,332.00 KRW (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

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

Gross monthly salary in South Korea is
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
 
10% 1.9M KRW
90% 6.2M KRW
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in South Korea into salary brackets in KRW.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in South Korea 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% 6.5M
35-44
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 4.4M
median 3.9M
10% 2.0M
25% 2.8M
75% 5.5M
90% 7.3M
45-54
2.0M
3.0M
4.0M
5.0M
6.0M
7.0M
 
 
Average 4.1M
median 3.5M
10% 1.5M
25% 2.3M
75% 5.3M
90% 7.5M
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% 6.6M

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
4,072,381 KRW
3,678,608 KRW
Woman icon
Women
In general, in South Korea, men earn 10.7% more than women.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Sales Manager
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Seocho
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,400 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,300,000 KRW
Anually salary
40,800 USD
Anually salary
51,600,000 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-05-25 05:53:35
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Marketing Specialist
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Seoul
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,977 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,500,000 KRW
Anually salary
23,724 USD
Anually salary
30,000,000 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-05-19 04:47:59
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Procurement specialist
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
South Korea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,020 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,083,330 KRW
Anually salary
48,240 USD
Anually salary
60,999,960 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-05-18 17:17:31
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Customer Support Specialist
Customer Support
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Seoul
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,504 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,166,670 KRW
Anually salary
30,048 USD
Anually salary
38,000,040 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-05-11 03:27:39
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Agricultural Specialist
Agriculture, Food Industry
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Seoul
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,283 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,416,670 KRW
Anually salary
51,396 USD
Anually salary
65,000,040 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-05-10 11:36:19
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IT/Technical Support Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Seongnam
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,438 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,083,330 KRW
Anually salary
29,256 USD
Anually salary
36,999,960 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-05-03 22:21:29
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Lawyer
Law & Legislation
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
South Korea
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
15,025 USD
Gross monthly salary
19,000,000 KRW
Anually salary
180,300 USD
Anually salary
228,000,000 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-04-25 17:07:10
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Finance Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Jamsil
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,622 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,580,000 KRW
Anually salary
43,464 USD
Anually salary
54,960,000 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-04-21 06:27:20
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DevOps Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Seoul
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
6,589 USD
Gross monthly salary
8,332,670 KRW
Anually salary
79,068 USD
Anually salary
99,992,040 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-04-21 05:43:18
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Office Manager
Administration
Age group
<24
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Ulju-gun
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
4,277 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,408,330 KRW
Anually salary
51,324 USD
Anually salary
64,899,960 KRW
ClockPosted: 2022-04-08 13:41:26