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The salary range of employees working in Papua New Guinea is, by default, in the range of 1,596.00 PGK (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 7,488.00 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
2,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
 
10% earn less 1,596 PGK
10% earns more 7,488 PGK
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Papua New Guinea into salary brackets 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 2,671
median 2,339
10% 1,106
25% 1,596
75% 3,370
90% 4,633
25-34
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 3,984
median 3,243
10% 1,145
25% 1,947
75% 5,166
90% 7,679
35-44
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,828
median 3,760
10% 1,079
25% 2,084
75% 6,327
90% 9,787
45-54
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,435
median 3,337
10% 794
25% 1,735
75% 5,847
90% 9,301
55+
2,000
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
 
 
Average 3,792
median 3,008
10% 945
25% 1,724
75% 4,951
90% 7,536

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
4,579 PGK
3,918 PGK
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Papua New Guinea, men earn 16.9% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

HungaryHungary

5,421 PGK (gross)

LatviaLatvia

5,067 PGK (net)

SloveniaSlovenia

7,538 PGK (gross)

UzbekistanUzbekistan

1,175 PGK (gross)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Technician
Electrical & Power Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,699 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,356 PGK
Anually salary
20,388 USD
Anually salary
76,272 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-08-04 02:09:19
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Purchasing Manager
Management
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
2,227 USD
Gross monthly salary
8,333 PGK
Anually salary
26,724 USD
Anually salary
99,996 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-08-03 22:52:23
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Project Coordinator
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
873 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,267 PGK
Anually salary
10,476 USD
Anually salary
39,204 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-07-28 18:26:27
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Ambulance Driver
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
853 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,192 PGK
Anually salary
10,236 USD
Anually salary
38,304 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-07-27 07:01:25
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Controller
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
2,294 USD
Gross monthly salary
8,583 PGK
Anually salary
27,528 USD
Anually salary
102,996 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-07-27 01:25:43
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Radio Presenter
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
202 USD
Gross monthly salary
757 PGK
Anually salary
2,424 USD
Anually salary
9,084 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-07-27 00:44:17
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Machine Fitter
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
695 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,600 PGK
Anually salary
8,340 USD
Anually salary
31,200 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-07-18 11:37:16
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Research Worker, Scientific Worker
Education, Science & Research
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
668 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,500 PGK
Anually salary
8,016 USD
Anually salary
30,000 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-07-07 04:47:13
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Mining Technician
Mining, Metallurgy
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
399 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,493 PGK
Anually salary
4,788 USD
Anually salary
17,916 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-07-05 23:44:12
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IT/Technical Support Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Papua New Guinea
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
409 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,529 PGK
Anually salary
4,908 USD
Anually salary
18,348 PGK
ClockPosted: 2022-06-22 01:36:14