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The salary range of employees working in Papua New Guinea is, by default, in the range from 1,602.00 PGK (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 7,892.00 PGK (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 Papua New Guinea is
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
10% 1,602 PGK
90% 7,892 PGK
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Papua New Guinea into wage bands in PGK.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Papua New Guinea by age in PGK.

2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
<24
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 2,787
median 2,423
10% 1,114
25% 1,632
75% 3,528
90% 4,893
25-34
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,221
median 3,354
10% 1,062
25% 1,928
75% 5,508
90% 8,371
35-44
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 5,009
median 3,882
10% 1,086
25% 2,132
75% 6,571
90% 10,207
45-54
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,507
median 3,366
10% 763
25% 1,723
75% 5,950
90% 9,522
55+
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,171
median 3,232
10% 905
25% 1,775
75% 5,471
90% 8,498

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Papua New Guinea (PGK).

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Men
4,757 PGK
4,025 PGK
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Papua New Guinea, men earn 18.2% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

Czech RepublicCzech Republic

7,107 PGK (gross)

EstoniaEstonia

6,330 PGK (net)

RomaniaRomania

4,054 PGK (net)

LatviaLatvia

4,747 PGK (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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Medical Laboratory Technician
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
809 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,889 PGK
Anually salary
9,708 USD
Anually salary
34,668 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-13 07:28:36
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Maintenance Engineer
Production
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,755 USD
Gross monthly salary
9,833 PGK
Anually salary
33,060 USD
Anually salary
117,996 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-13 02:12:11
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Department Manager
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,611 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,750 PGK
Anually salary
19,332 USD
Anually salary
69,000 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-12 09:46:43
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Customs Officer
Public Administration, Self-governance
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
706 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,520 PGK
Anually salary
8,472 USD
Anually salary
30,240 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-12 08:08:17
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Regional / Area Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,996 USD
Gross monthly salary
7,125 PGK
Anually salary
23,952 USD
Anually salary
85,500 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-12 03:43:28
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Office Manager
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
1,872 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,683 PGK
Anually salary
22,464 USD
Anually salary
80,196 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-31 16:15:50
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Junior Accountant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
379 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,351 PGK
Anually salary
4,548 USD
Anually salary
16,212 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-30 08:10:28
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HR Assistant
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
424 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,512 PGK
Anually salary
5,088 USD
Anually salary
18,144 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-20 12:21:09
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Health and Safety Officer
Security & Protection
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
274 USD
Gross monthly salary
977 PGK
Anually salary
3,288 USD
Anually salary
11,724 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-15 05:19:44
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Finance Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,199 USD
Gross monthly salary
11,417 PGK
Anually salary
38,388 USD
Anually salary
137,004 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-15 04:59:19