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The salary range of employees working in Malaysia is, by default, in the range of 1,759.00 MYR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 6,818.00 MYR (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 Malaysia is
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
 
10% 1,759 MYR
90% 6,818 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
8,000
<24
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
 
 
Average 2,757
median 2,476
10% 1,287
25% 1,767
75% 3,430
90% 4,567
25-34
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
 
 
Average 3,904
median 3,320
10% 1,400
25% 2,150
75% 4,990
90% 7,097
35-44
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
 
 
Average 4,516
median 3,761
10% 1,460
25% 2,349
75% 5,816
90% 8,453
45-54
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
 
 
Average 4,141
median 3,339
10% 1,130
25% 1,970
75% 5,384
90% 8,075
55+
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
 
 
Average 3,795
median 3,148
10% 1,202
25% 1,952
75% 4,894
90% 7,143

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
4,272 MYR
3,757 MYR
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Malaysia, men earn 13.7% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

Slovak RepublicSlovak Republic

7,507 MYR (gross)

SerbiaSerbia

3,353 MYR (net)

BulgariaBulgaria

4,627 MYR (net)

LatviaLatvia

5,673 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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Database Administrator
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Semenyih
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
709 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,000 MYR
Anually salary
8,508 USD
Anually salary
36,000 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-27 19:43:44
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Petaling Jaya
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
898 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,800 MYR
Anually salary
10,776 USD
Anually salary
45,600 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-27 05:55:25
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Billing Clerk
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Kuala Kangsar
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
307 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,300 MYR
Anually salary
3,684 USD
Anually salary
15,600 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-27 05:02:41
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Business Analyst
Commerce
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
George Town
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,855 USD
Gross monthly salary
12,083 MYR
Anually salary
34,260 USD
Anually salary
144,996 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-26 04:31:02
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Service Engineer
Electrical & Power Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Shah Alam
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,028 USD
Gross monthly salary
8,583 MYR
Anually salary
24,336 USD
Anually salary
102,996 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-24 19:54:16
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Civil Engineer
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
506 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,142 MYR
Anually salary
6,072 USD
Anually salary
25,704 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-24 16:08:45
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Design Engineer
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Bandar Puchong Jaya
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,191 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,042 MYR
Anually salary
14,292 USD
Anually salary
60,504 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-24 02:34:56
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Design Engineer
Car Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Bandar Puchong Jaya
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,240 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,250 MYR
Anually salary
14,880 USD
Anually salary
63,000 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-24 01:56:23
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Digital marketing manager
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,701 USD
Gross monthly salary
7,200 MYR
Anually salary
20,412 USD
Anually salary
86,400 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-23 19:16:31
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Malaysia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,087 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,600 MYR
Anually salary
13,044 USD
Anually salary
55,200 MYR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-23 08:17:29