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Salaries in Japan

The salary in Japan is $2 890. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $1 734; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $2 601, and $3 179 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Japan is $4 046. In the state-financed organizations in Japan, the average salary is $2 312.





Average salaries in Japan in 2022 and 2021

Average salary in Japan in 2021 , it was $2 803, and in 2022 - $2 890. Average salary growth in Japan for the year was 3%.

2022
2021
Average monthly salary
$2 890
$2 803
Large enterprises
$4 046
$3 925
Medium enterprises
$3 179
$3 084
Small businesses
$2 601
$2 523
Microenterprises
$1 734
$1 682
Public sector
$2 312
$2 243


Salaries in Japan by field of activity

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

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Japan in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $9 537. The salary of the head of the region is about $31 790, the salaries of local government deputies are $10 809, the average salaries of officials in Japan region are $7 789. Judges salaries are approximately $19 074. The income of a private notary is $9 537, and the state one is about $9 537.

Head of the Administration
$31 790
Government deputies
$10 809
Government officials
$7 789
Judges
$19 074
Notary
$9 537


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Japan is $2 225. The salary of a teacher at a school is $2 321, and the headmaster is $4 451. A kindergarten teacher in Japan earns about $1 590, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $3 974. In the higher education system in Japan, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $3 815, and a university rector receives $13 034. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $3 370, and the director is $8 265.

School teacher
$2 321
Headmaster of the school
$4 451
University teacher
$3 815
University rector
$13 034
College teacher
$3 370
College director
$8 265
Kindergarten teacher
$1 590
Kindergarten head
$3 974


Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Japan is $3 974. The salary of a general practitioner is $8 424, a surgeons salary is $5 722, a nurse receives $3 020, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $8 424.

Chief Physician
$8 424
General Practitioner
$4 133
Doctor surgeon
$5 722
Nurse
$3 020




Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Japan 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 Japan is $3 497. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $8 424, of a Major is $5 722, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $3 338, and enlisted personnel earns $2 543.

Colonel
$8 424
Major
$5 722
Lieutenant, Ensign
$3 338
Private, petty officer
$2 543


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Japan is approximately $2 861. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $3 974, of a barista is $3 338, the average salary of a waiter is about $2 543, and fast food workers salary in Japan is $2 225.

Chef
$3 974
Barista
$3 338
Waiter
$2 543
Fast food worker
$2 225


Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Japan is about $3 338. The salary of a civil engineer is $5 881, of a foreman is $4 451, the average salary of a house painter is about $2 702, of a crane operator is $3 179, and the salary of a construction worker is $2 543.

Civil engineer
$5 881
Foreman
$4 451
House painter
$2 702
Crane operator
$3 179
Construction worker
$2 543


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Japan is $4 451. A programmer gets about $4 927, a web developer about $4 133, and a system administrator in Japan earns $3 656.

Programmer
$4 927
Web Developer
$4 133
System Administrator
$3 656


Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Japan is approximately $3 370 dollars. A sales manager in Japan receives $3 497, an office manager - $3 338, an accountant - $3 179, and a lawyer salary in Japan is about $3 656.

Sales Manager
$3 497
Office Manager
$3 338
Accountant
$3 179
Lawyer
$3 656


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Japan is $2 225. The salary of the cashier is $2 066, and the store director is $3 020.

Seller-cashier
$2 066
Store Directors
$3 020


Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Japan is $2 225. The salary of a driver is $2 543 dollars, a car mechanic is $2 384, and the income of a taxi driver in Japan is about $4 451 per month.

Driver
$2 543
Car mechanic
$2 384
Taxi driver
$4 451


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Japan is about $1 590. The salary of a plumber is $1 590, of an electrician is $2 066, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $1 431.

Plumber
$1 907
Electrician
$2 066
Street cleaner
$1 431