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The salary range of employees working in Malaysia is, by default, in the range from 1,701.00 MYR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 6,000.00 MYR (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 Malaysia is
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
 
10% 1,701 MYR
90% 6,000 MYR
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Malaysia into wage bands in MYR.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Malaysia by age in MYR.

2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
<24
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
 
Average 2,586
median 2,358
10% 1,300
25% 1,732
75% 3,183
90% 4,150
25-34
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
 
Average 3,548
median 3,085
10% 1,418
25% 2,077
75% 4,492
90% 6,231
35-44
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
 
Average 4,002
median 3,421
10% 1,471
25% 2,235
75% 5,106
90% 7,221
45-54
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
 
Average 3,753
median 3,124
10% 1,211
25% 1,950
75% 4,834
90% 7,028
55+
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
 
Average 3,474
median 2,948
10% 1,233
25% 1,902
75% 4,444
90% 6,335

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Malaysia (MYR).

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Men
3,790 MYR
3,493 MYR
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Malaysia, men earn 8.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

MacedoniaMacedonia

2,210 MYR (net)

LithuaniaLithuania

6,210 MYR (net)

Slovak RepublicSlovak Republic

7,266 MYR (gross)

EstoniaEstonia

7,346 MYR (net)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Electrical Engineer
Electrical & Power Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
767 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,100 MYR
Anually salary
9,204 USD
Anually salary
37,200 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-24 20:32:36
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Account Executive
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,583 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,400 MYR
Anually salary
18,996 USD
Anually salary
76,800 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-24 13:05:23
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Account Executive
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
869 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,514 MYR
Anually salary
10,428 USD
Anually salary
42,168 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-23 04:25:11
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Accounting Clerk
Insurance
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
371 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,500 MYR
Anually salary
4,452 USD
Anually salary
18,000 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-22 20:06:33
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Data analyst
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,336 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,400 MYR
Anually salary
16,032 USD
Anually salary
64,800 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-22 15:52:25
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Social media specialist
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Malaysia
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
297 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,200 MYR
Anually salary
3,564 USD
Anually salary
14,400 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-21 14:32:13
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Social media specialist
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,165 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,712 MYR
Anually salary
13,980 USD
Anually salary
56,544 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-21 13:05:59
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Systems Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
Postgraduate (Doctorate)
Gross monthly salary
1,588 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,420 MYR
Anually salary
19,056 USD
Anually salary
77,040 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-20 09:42:49
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Design Engineer
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
Postgraduate (Doctorate)
Gross monthly salary
1,588 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,420 MYR
Anually salary
19,056 USD
Anually salary
77,040 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-20 08:29:42
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Copywriter
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,484 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,000 MYR
Anually salary
17,808 USD
Anually salary
72,000 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-01-20 05:10:30