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The salary range of employees working in Malaysia is, by default, in the range from 1,772.00 MYR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 6,026.00 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% 1,772 MYR
90% 6,026 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 2,659
median 2,431
10% 1,353
25% 1,795
75% 3,268
90% 4,245
25-34
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
 
Average 3,663
median 3,171
10% 1,432
25% 2,118
75% 4,648
90% 6,480
35-44
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
 
Average 4,192
median 3,590
10% 1,558
25% 2,355
75% 5,342
90% 7,537
45-54
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
 
Average 3,857
median 3,222
10% 1,266
25% 2,023
75% 4,962
90% 7,191
55+
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
 
Average 3,631
median 3,074
10% 1,273
25% 1,974
75% 4,650
90% 6,646

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
3,893 MYR
3,417 MYR
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Malaysia, men earn 13.9% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

LatviaLatvia

5,501 MYR (net)

CroatiaCroatia

4,508 MYR (net)

Slovak RepublicSlovak Republic

7,349 MYR (gross)

MacedoniaMacedonia

2,266 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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Digital marketing specialist
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,088 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,500 MYR
Anually salary
13,056 USD
Anually salary
54,000 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-14 09:28:40
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Media Buyer
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
641 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,650 MYR
Anually salary
7,692 USD
Anually salary
31,800 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-13 07:50:04
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Maintenance Engineer
Electrical & Power Engineering
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,161 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,800 MYR
Anually salary
13,932 USD
Anually salary
57,600 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-12 15:04:40
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Financial Analyst
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,524 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,300 MYR
Anually salary
18,288 USD
Anually salary
75,600 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-12 12:50:19
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Technical Writer
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
967 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,000 MYR
Anually salary
11,604 USD
Anually salary
48,000 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-12 11:18:16
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Digital marketing manager
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,391 USD
Gross monthly salary
9,887 MYR
Anually salary
28,692 USD
Anually salary
118,644 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-11 05:25:14
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Javascript Programmer
Information Technology
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,403 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,800 MYR
Anually salary
16,836 USD
Anually salary
69,600 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-10 05:35:38
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Medical Advisor
Pharmaceutical Industry
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,693 USD
Gross monthly salary
7,000 MYR
Anually salary
20,316 USD
Anually salary
84,000 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-09 10:27:58
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IT Security Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
701 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,900 MYR
Anually salary
8,412 USD
Anually salary
34,800 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-08 08:21:30
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SEO analyst
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,229 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,081 MYR
Anually salary
14,748 USD
Anually salary
60,972 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-04-07 18:51:10