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The salary range of employees working in Papua New Guinea is, by default, in the range of 1,607.00 PGK (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 7,874.00 PGK (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 Papua New Guinea is
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
10% 1,607 PGK
90% 7,874 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 2,767
median 2,405
10% 1,104
25% 1,619
75% 3,504
90% 4,861
25-34
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,157
median 3,359
10% 1,147
25% 1,989
75% 5,401
90% 8,085
35-44
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,917
median 3,834
10% 1,108
25% 2,130
75% 6,443
90% 9,955
45-54
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,450
median 3,339
10% 780
25% 1,725
75% 5,870
90% 9,359
55+
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,025
median 3,182
10% 983
25% 1,813
75% 5,257
90% 8,027

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
4,807 PGK
3,954 PGK
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Papua New Guinea, men earn 21.6% more than women.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Secretary
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,378 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,000 PGK
Anually salary
16,536 USD
Anually salary
60,000 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-07-28 11:22:13
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Electrical Engineer
Electrical & Power Engineering
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,378 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,000 PGK
Anually salary
16,536 USD
Anually salary
60,000 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-07-27 16:42:34
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Optometrist
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
834 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,024 PGK
Anually salary
10,008 USD
Anually salary
36,288 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-07-22 02:14:57
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Retail Store Manager
Commerce
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,103 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,000 PGK
Anually salary
13,236 USD
Anually salary
48,000 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-07-20 17:09:25
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Financial administration assistant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
229 USD
Gross monthly salary
832 PGK
Anually salary
2,748 USD
Anually salary
9,984 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-07-20 16:15:59
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Relationship Manager
Banking
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
979 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,550 PGK
Anually salary
11,748 USD
Anually salary
42,600 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-07-19 06:45:19
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Project Assistant
Administration
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
440 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,596 PGK
Anually salary
5,280 USD
Anually salary
19,152 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-06-23 06:37:47
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Purchasing Manager
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
579 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,100 PGK
Anually salary
6,948 USD
Anually salary
25,200 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-06-22 23:08:02
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Health and Safety Officer
Security & Protection
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
486 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,764 PGK
Anually salary
5,832 USD
Anually salary
21,168 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-06-22 03:21:04
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Project planner
Administration
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
365 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,324 PGK
Anually salary
4,380 USD
Anually salary
15,888 PGK
ClockPosted: 2021-06-21 07:03:36