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The salary range for people working in Malawi is typically from 148,112 MWK (minimum salary) to 518,479 MWK (highest average, actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the total monthly salary including bonuses. Salaries vary drastically among different job categories. If you are interested in the salary of a particular category, see below for salaries for specific categories.

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Working areas
Average gross monthly salary by survey (in MWK)
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Administration

225,715
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Agriculture, Food Industry

209,500
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Arts & Culture

235,241
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Banking

349,896
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Car Industry

270,269
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Chemical Industry

274,252
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Commerce

261,988
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Construction & Real Estate

292,220
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Customer Support

235,944
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Economy, Finance, Accountancy

304,258
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Education, Science & Research

245,756
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Electrical & Power Engineering

290,965
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General labour

202,758
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Human Resources

314,990
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Information Technology

419,923
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Insurance

285,355
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Journalism, Printing Arts & Media

250,559
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Law & Legislation

342,075
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Leasing

399,844
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Management

421,918
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Marketing, Advertising, PR

306,020
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Mechanical Engineering

273,193
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Medicine & Social Care

250,985
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Mining, Metallurgy

289,935
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Pharmaceutical Industry

315,709
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Production

249,712
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Public Administration, Self-governance

282,295
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Quality Management

312,939
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Security & Protection

234,687
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Service Industries

206,449
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Technology, Development

374,752
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Telecommunications

330,826
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Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry

171,959
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Top Management

673,494
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Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business

209,903
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Translating, interpreting

266,177
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Transport, Haulage, Logistics

232,299
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Water Management, Forestry, Environment

262,239
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Wood Processing Industry

225,673