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Salaries in Nigeria

Nigeria

The salary in Nigeria is $340. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $204; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $306, and $374 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Nigeria is $476. In the state-financed organizations in Nigeria, the average salary is $272.






Average salaries in Nigeria in 2022 and 2021

Average salary in Nigeria in 2021 , it was $330, and in 2022 - $340. Average salary growth in Nigeria for the year was 3%.

2022
2021
Average monthly salary
$340
$330
Large enterprises
$476
$462
Medium enterprises
$374
$363
Small businesses
$306
$297
Microenterprises
$204
$198
Public sector
$272
$264


Salaries in Nigeria by field of activity

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

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Nigeria in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $1 122. The salary of the head of the region is about $3 740, the salaries of local government deputies are $1 272, the average salaries of officials in Nigeria region are $916. Judges salaries are approximately $2 244. The income of a private notary is $1 122, and the state one is about $1 122.

Head of the Administration
$3 740
Government deputies
$1 272
Government officials
$916
Judges
$2 244
Notary
$1 122


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Nigeria is $262. The salary of a teacher at a school is $273, and the headmaster is $524. A kindergarten teacher in Nigeria earns about $187, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $468. In the higher education system in Nigeria, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $449, and a university rector receives $1 533. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $396, and the director is $972.

School teacher
$273
Headmaster of the school
$524
University teacher
$449
University rector
$1 533
College teacher
$396
College director
$972
Kindergarten teacher
$187
Kindergarten head
$468


Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Nigeria is $468. The salary of a general practitioner is $991, a surgeons salary is $673, a nurse receives $355, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $991.

Chief Physician
$991
General Practitioner
$486
Doctor surgeon
$673
Nurse
$355




Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Nigeria 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 Nigeria is $411. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $991, of a Major is $673, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $393, and enlisted personnel earns $299.

Colonel
$991
Major
$673
Lieutenant, Ensign
$393
Private, petty officer
$299


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Nigeria is approximately $337. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $468, of a barista is $393, the average salary of a waiter is about $299, and fast food workers salary in Nigeria is $262.

Chef
$468
Barista
$393
Waiter
$299
Fast food worker
$262


Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Nigeria is about $393. The salary of a civil engineer is $692, of a foreman is $524, the average salary of a house painter is about $318, of a crane operator is $374, and the salary of a construction worker is $299.

Civil engineer
$692
Foreman
$524
House painter
$318
Crane operator
$374
Construction worker
$299


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Nigeria is $524. A programmer gets about $580, a web developer about $486, and a system administrator in Nigeria earns $430.

Programmer
$580
Web Developer
$486
System Administrator
$430


Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Nigeria is approximately $396 dollars. A sales manager in Nigeria receives $411, an office manager - $393, an accountant - $374, and a lawyer salary in Nigeria is about $430.

Sales Manager
$411
Office Manager
$393
Accountant
$374
Lawyer
$430


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Nigeria is $262. The salary of the cashier is $243, and the store director is $355.

Seller-cashier
$243
Store Directors
$355


Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Nigeria is $262. The salary of a driver is $299 dollars, a car mechanic is $281, and the income of a taxi driver in Nigeria is about $524 per month.

Driver
$299
Car mechanic
$281
Taxi driver
$524


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Nigeria is about $187. The salary of a plumber is $187, of an electrician is $243, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $168.

Plumber
$224
Electrician
$243
Street cleaner
$168