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The salary range for people working in Malawi is typically from 142,570 MWK (minimum salary) to 503,068 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

228,683
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Agriculture, Food Industry

212,044
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Arts & Culture

239,102
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Banking

346,215
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Car Industry

269,094
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Chemical Industry

274,252
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Commerce

269,192
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Construction & Real Estate

298,938
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Customer Support

235,944
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Economy, Finance, Accountancy

313,415
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Education, Science & Research

248,849
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Electrical & Power Engineering

299,387
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General labour

202,758
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Human Resources

314,203
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Information Technology

414,409
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Insurance

283,460
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Journalism, Printing Arts & Media

249,336
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Law & Legislation

343,108
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Leasing

399,844
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Management

432,326
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Marketing, Advertising, PR

305,118
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Mechanical Engineering

273,068
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Medicine & Social Care

248,592
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Mining, Metallurgy

289,935
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Pharmaceutical Industry

310,839
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Production

258,099
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Public Administration, Self-governance

282,295
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Quality Management

312,939
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Security & Protection

238,327
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Service Industries

204,438
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Technology, Development

374,752
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Telecommunications

333,211
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Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry

171,959
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Top Management

683,625
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Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business

208,846
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Translating, interpreting

266,177
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Transport, Haulage, Logistics

236,884
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Water Management, Forestry, Environment

266,120
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Wood Processing Industry

225,673