Benin
Benin






Benin

Salaries in Benin

The salary in Benin is $113. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $68; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $102, and $124 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Benin is $158. In the state-financed organizations in Benin, the average salary is $90.





Average salaries in Benin in 2022 and 2021

Average salary in Benin in 2021 , it was $110, and in 2022 - $113. Average salary growth in Benin for the year was 3%.

2022
2021
Average monthly salary
$113
$110
Large enterprises
$158
$153
Medium enterprises
$124
$121
Small businesses
$102
$99
Microenterprises
$68
$66
Public sector
$90
$88


Salaries in Benin by field of activity

We calculate the average salary in Benin by field of activity based on the main areas of employment in a particular city or country. The main areas of activity in Benin so far are:

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Benin in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $373. The salary of the head of the region is about $1 243, the salaries of local government deputies are $423, the average salaries of officials in Benin region are $305. Judges salaries are approximately $746. The income of a private notary is $373, and the state one is about $373.

Head of the Administration
$1 243
Government deputies
$423
Government officials
$305
Judges
$746
Notary
$373


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Benin is $87. The salary of a teacher at a school is $91, and the headmaster is $174. A kindergarten teacher in Benin earns about $62, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $155. In the higher education system in Benin, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $149, and a university rector receives $510. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $132, and the director is $323.

School teacher
$91
Headmaster of the school
$174
University teacher
$149
University rector
$510
College teacher
$132
College director
$323
Kindergarten teacher
$62
Kindergarten head
$155


Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Benin is $155. The salary of a general practitioner is $329, a surgeons salary is $224, a nurse receives $118, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $329.

Chief Physician
$329
General Practitioner
$162
Doctor surgeon
$224
Nurse
$118




Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Benin include law enforcement agencies, the military, bailiffs, etc.; Their allowance depends, as a rule, on the rank and position. The average salary of security forces in Benin is $137. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $329, of a Major is $224, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $131, and enlisted personnel earns $99.

Colonel
$329
Major
$224
Lieutenant, Ensign
$131
Private, petty officer
$99


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Benin is approximately $112. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $155, of a barista is $131, the average salary of a waiter is about $99, and fast food workers salary in Benin is $87.

Chef
$155
Barista
$131
Waiter
$99
Fast food worker
$87


Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Benin is about $131. The salary of a civil engineer is $230, of a foreman is $174, the average salary of a house painter is about $106, of a crane operator is $124, and the salary of a construction worker is $99.

Civil engineer
$230
Foreman
$174
House painter
$106
Crane operator
$124
Construction worker
$99


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Benin is $174. A programmer gets about $193, a web developer about $162, and a system administrator in Benin earns $143.

Programmer
$193
Web Developer
$162
System Administrator
$143


Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Benin is approximately $132 dollars. A sales manager in Benin receives $137, an office manager - $131, an accountant - $124, and a lawyer salary in Benin is about $143.

Sales Manager
$137
Office Manager
$131
Accountant
$124
Lawyer
$143


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Benin is $87. The salary of the cashier is $81, and the store director is $118.

Seller-cashier
$81
Store Directors
$118


Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Benin is $87. The salary of a driver is $99 dollars, a car mechanic is $93, and the income of a taxi driver in Benin is about $174 per month.

Driver
$99
Car mechanic
$93
Taxi driver
$174


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Benin is about $62. The salary of a plumber is $62, of an electrician is $81, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $56.

Plumber
$75
Electrician
$81
Street cleaner
$56