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The salary range of employees working in Zambia is, by default, in the range from 3,275.00 ZMK (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 10,532.00 ZMK (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 Zambia is
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
10,000
 
10% 3,275 ZMK
90% 10,532 ZMK
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Zambia into wage bands in ZMK.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Zambia by age in ZMK.

4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
12,000
<24
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
12,000
 
 
Average 4,815
median 4,431
10% 2,530
25% 3,313
75% 5,888
90% 7,572
25-34
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
12,000
 
 
Average 6,537
median 5,726
10% 2,706
25% 3,907
75% 8,248
90% 11,339
35-44
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
12,000
 
 
Average 7,437
median 6,429
10% 2,889
25% 4,285
75% 9,441
90% 13,184
45-54
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
12,000
 
 
Average 6,867
median 5,824
10% 2,431
25% 3,754
75% 8,787
90% 12,533
55+
4,000
6,000
8,000
10,000
12,000
 
 
Average 6,480
median 5,587
10% 2,485
25% 3,706
75% 8,237
90% 11,537

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Zambia (ZMK).

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Men
6,943 ZMK
5,704 ZMK
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Zambia, men earn 21.7% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

HungaryHungary

32,209 ZMK (gross)

MacedoniaMacedonia

10,783 ZMK (net)

LatviaLatvia

26,172 ZMK (net)

EstoniaEstonia

34,899 ZMK (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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Purchasing Manager
Management
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Zambia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
266 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,242 ZMK
Anually salary
3,192 USD
Anually salary
62,904 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-09 00:34:59
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Hotel manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Zambia
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,016 USD
Gross monthly salary
20,000 ZMK
Anually salary
12,192 USD
Anually salary
240,000 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-06 16:58:27
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Forklift Truck Operator
Transport, Haulage, Logistics
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Zambia
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
117 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,300 ZMK
Anually salary
1,404 USD
Anually salary
27,600 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-04 20:23:03
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ICT-specialist
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Zambia
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
187 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,683 ZMK
Anually salary
2,244 USD
Anually salary
44,196 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-04-02 14:33:23
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Zambia
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
90 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,767 ZMK
Anually salary
1,080 USD
Anually salary
21,204 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-28 11:26:11
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General Labourer
General labour
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Zambia
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
101 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,983 ZMK
Anually salary
1,212 USD
Anually salary
23,796 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-25 22:33:56
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Machine Operator
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Zambia
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
203 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,000 ZMK
Anually salary
2,436 USD
Anually salary
48,000 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-19 07:51:02
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Graphic Designer
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Zambia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
610 USD
Gross monthly salary
12,000 ZMK
Anually salary
7,320 USD
Anually salary
144,000 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-18 12:22:33
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Cashier
Banking
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Zambia
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
165 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,256 ZMK
Anually salary
1,980 USD
Anually salary
39,072 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-17 15:53:11
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Medical Laboratory Technician
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Zambia
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
305 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,000 ZMK
Anually salary
3,660 USD
Anually salary
72,000 ZMK
ClockPosted: 2021-03-09 05:16:04

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