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Salaries in Cameroon

The salary in Cameroon is $200. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $100; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $180, and $300 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Cameroon is $380. In the state-financed organizations in Cameroon, the average salary is $210.



Average salaries in Cameroon in 2022, 2021-2018 years

The average monthly salary in Cameroon in 2018 was $194, in 2019 - $196, in 2020 - $198, in 2021 - $198. The growth of the average salary in Cameroon since 2018 in dollars is 2%.

2022

Average monthly salary

$200

Large enterprises
$380
Medium enterprises
$300
Small businesses
$180
Microenterprises
$100
Public sector Cameroon
$210

2021

Average monthly salary

$198

Large enterprises
$376
Medium enterprises
$297
Small businesses
$178
Microenterprises
$99
Public sector Cameroon
$208

2020

Average monthly salary

$198

Large enterprises
$376
Medium enterprises
$297
Small businesses
$178
Microenterprises
$99
Public sector Cameroon
$208

2019

Average monthly salary

$196

Large enterprises
$372
Medium enterprises
$294
Small businesses
$176
Microenterprises
$98
Public sector Cameroon
$206

2018

Average monthly salary

$194

Large enterprises
$369
Medium enterprises
$291
Small businesses
$175
Microenterprises
$97
Public sector Cameroon
$204

Salaries are net per month, after all taxes and fees have been deducted.


Salaries in Cameroon by field of activity

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

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Cameroon in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $600. The salary of the head of the region is about $2000, the salaries of local government deputies are $680, the average salaries of officials in Cameroon region are $490. Judges salaries are approximately $1200. The income of a private notary is $2000, and the state one is about $600.

Average monthly salary
$600
Head of the region
$2000
Government deputies
$680
Government officials
$490
Judges
$1200
Private notary
$2000
State notary
$600


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Cameroon is $140. The salary of a teacher at a school is $160, and the headmaster is $320. A kindergarten teacher in Cameroon earns about $100, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $310. In the higher education system in Cameroon, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $280, and a university rector receives $820. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $220, and the director is $520.

Average monthly salary
$140
School teacher
$160
Headmaster of the school
$320
University teacher
$280
University rector
$820
College teacher
$220
College director
$520
Kindergarten teacher
$100
Kindergarten head
$310

Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Cameroon is $250. The salary of a general practitioner is $530, a surgeons salary is $360, a nurse receives $190, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $530.

Average monthly salary
$250
Chief Physician
$530
General Practitioner
$260
Doctor surgeon
$360
Nurse
$190



Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Cameroon 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 Cameroon is $220. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $530, of a Major is $360, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $210, and enlisted personnel earns 160.

Average monthly salary
$220
Colonel
$530
Major
$360
Lieutenant, Ensign
$210
Private, petty officer
$160


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Cameroon is approximately $180. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $250, of a barista is $210, the average salary of a waiter is about $160, and fast food workers salary in Cameroon is $140.

Average monthly salary
$180
Chef
$250
Barista
$210
Waiter
$160
Fast food worker
$140

Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Cameroon is about $230. The salary of a civil engineer is $470, of a foreman is $320, the average salary of a house painter is about $210, of a crane operator is $240, and the salary of a construction worker is $180.

Average monthly salary
$230
Civil engineer
$470
Foreman
$320
House painter
$210
Crane operator
$240
Construction worker
$180


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Cameroon is $480. A programmer gets about $310, a web developer about $260, and a system administrator in Cameroon earns $230.

Average monthly salary
$480
Programmer
$310
Web Developer
$260
System Administrator
$230

Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Cameroon is approximately 210 dollars. A sales manager in Cameroon receives $220, an office manager - $210, an accountant - $200, and a lawyer salary in Cameroon is about $230.

Average monthly salary
$210
Sales Manager
$220
Office Manager
$210
Accountant
$200
Lawyer
$230


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Cameroon is $140. The salary of the cashier is $130, and the store director is $190.

Average monthly salary
$140
Seller-cashier
$130
Store Directors
$190

Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Cameroon is $140. The salary of a driver is 160 dollars, a car mechanic is $150, and the income of a taxi driver in Cameroon is about $280 per month.

Average monthly salary
$140
Driver
$160
Car mechanic
$150
Taxi driver
$280


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Cameroon is about $100. The salary of a plumber is $100, of an electrician is $130, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $90.

Average monthly salary
$100
Plumber
$120
Electrician
$130
Street cleaner
$90