Malaysia
Malaysia






Malaysia

Salaries in Malaysia

The salary in Malaysia is $725. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $435; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $653, and $798 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Malaysia is $1 015. In the state-financed organizations in Malaysia, the average salary is $580.





Average salaries in Malaysia in 2022 and 2021

Average salary in Malaysia in 2021 , it was $703, and in 2022 - $725. Average salary growth in Malaysia for the year was 3%.

2022
2021
Average monthly salary
$725
$703
Large enterprises
$1 015
$985
Medium enterprises
$798
$774
Small businesses
$653
$633
Microenterprises
$435
$422
Public sector
$580
$563


Salaries in Malaysia by field of activity

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

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Malaysia in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $2 393. The salary of the head of the region is about $7 975, the salaries of local government deputies are $2 712, the average salaries of officials in Malaysia region are $1 954. Judges salaries are approximately $4 785. The income of a private notary is $2 393, and the state one is about $2 393.

Head of the Administration
$7 975
Government deputies
$2 712
Government officials
$1 954
Judges
$4 785
Notary
$2 393


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Malaysia is $558. The salary of a teacher at a school is $582, and the headmaster is $1 117. A kindergarten teacher in Malaysia earns about $399, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $997. In the higher education system in Malaysia, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $957, and a university rector receives $3 270. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $845, and the director is $2 074.

School teacher
$582
Headmaster of the school
$1 117
University teacher
$957
University rector
$3 270
College teacher
$845
College director
$2 074
Kindergarten teacher
$399
Kindergarten head
$997


Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Malaysia is $997. The salary of a general practitioner is $2 113, a surgeons salary is $1 436, a nurse receives $758, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $2 113.

Chief Physician
$2 113
General Practitioner
$1 037
Doctor surgeon
$1 436
Nurse
$758




Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Malaysia 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 Malaysia is $877. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $2 113, of a Major is $1 436, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $837, and enlisted personnel earns $638.

Colonel
$2 113
Major
$1 436
Lieutenant, Ensign
$837
Private, petty officer
$638


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Malaysia is approximately $718. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $997, of a barista is $837, the average salary of a waiter is about $638, and fast food workers salary in Malaysia is $558.

Chef
$997
Barista
$837
Waiter
$638
Fast food worker
$558


Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Malaysia is about $837. The salary of a civil engineer is $1 475, of a foreman is $1 117, the average salary of a house painter is about $678, of a crane operator is $798, and the salary of a construction worker is $638.

Civil engineer
$1 475
Foreman
$1 117
House painter
$678
Crane operator
$798
Construction worker
$638


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Malaysia is $1 117. A programmer gets about $1 236, a web developer about $1 037, and a system administrator in Malaysia earns $917.

Programmer
$1 236
Web Developer
$1 037
System Administrator
$917


Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Malaysia is approximately $845 dollars. A sales manager in Malaysia receives $877, an office manager - $837, an accountant - $798, and a lawyer salary in Malaysia is about $917.

Sales Manager
$877
Office Manager
$837
Accountant
$798
Lawyer
$917


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Malaysia is $558. The salary of the cashier is $518, and the store director is $758.

Seller-cashier
$518
Store Directors
$758


Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Malaysia is $558. The salary of a driver is $638 dollars, a car mechanic is $598, and the income of a taxi driver in Malaysia is about $1 117 per month.

Driver
$638
Car mechanic
$598
Taxi driver
$1 117


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Malaysia is about $399. The salary of a plumber is $399, of an electrician is $518, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $359.

Plumber
$479
Electrician
$518
Street cleaner
$359