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Salaries in South Korea

South Korea

$3 270
Average salary in South Korea

On 1 February 2023 salary in South Korea is $3 270. In micro enterprises with up to 15 employees, the average salary is $1 960, in small businesses with up to 100 employees - $2 940, and in medium-sized companies with more than 100 employees $3 600. In large in South Korea enterprises with more than 250 employees, the salary is $4 580. In the public domain in South Korea the average salary is $2 620.

Average Salaries in South Korea in 2023 and 2022

Average salary in South Korea in 2022 was $3 170 and in 2023 it was $3 270. Growth in average salary in South Korea for the year amounted to $98.

2023

Company size (number of employees)
Monthly salary (net)
Large companies (250+)
$4 580
Medium Companies (up to 250)
$3 600
Small companies (up to 100)
$2 940
Micro Enterprises (up to 15)
$1 960
Public Sphere
$2 620

2022

Company size (number of employees)
Monthly salary (net)
Large companies (250+)
$4 440
Medium Companies (up to 250)
$3 490
Small companies (up to 100)
$2 860
Micro Enterprises (up to 15)
$1 900
Public Sphere
$2 540

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Salaries in South Korea by industry

We are calculating the average salary in South Korea by areas of activity based on vacancies posted in the public domain, as well as information from users living in in South Korea.

IT

Average Salaryin the field of information technology in South Korea is from $2 500 and up to $6 040. Average go developer receives $6 040, java developer - $5 920, ios developer earns $5 360, c# developer in South Korea receives in the month $5 150, data scientist respectively $5 150.

Go Developer
$6 040
Java developer
$5 920

Design

Average Salaryin design in South Korea is from $2 980 and up to $4 010. Average ux/ui designer receives $4 010, game designer - $4 010, interior designer earns $3 570, 3d designer in South Korea receives in the month $3 330, web designer respectively $3 220.

UX/UI designer
$4 010
Game designer
$4 010

Marketing

Average Salaryin marketing in South Korea is from $1 800 and up to $2 800. Average marketing specialist receives $2 800, event manager - $2 620, pr manager earns $2 590, directologist in South Korea receives in the month $2 590, smm specialist respectively $2 210.

Marketing specialist
$2 800
Event Manager
$2 620

Education

Average Salaryin the education system in South Korea is from $1 830 and up to $16 140. Average rector of the university receives $16 140, college director - $10 230, headmaster of the school earns $5 510, head of kindergarten in South Korea receives in the month $4 920, college teacher respectively $4 170.

Rector of the University
$16 140
College Director
$10 230

Accounting

Average Salaryin accounting and finance in South Korea is from $2 710 and up to $5 240. Average trader receives $5 240, auditor - $3 890, chief accountant earns $3 770, lending manager in South Korea receives in the month $3 590, financial analyst respectively $3 210.

Trader
$5 240
Auditor
$3 890

Office

Average Salaryfor administrative personnel in South Korea is from $1 910 and up to $4 540. Average hr director receives $4 540, assistant manager - $2 740, hr specialist earns $2 620, purchasing manager in South Korea receives in the month $2 560, head of household respectively $2 300.

HR Director
$4 540
Assistant Manager
$2 740

Jurisprudence

Average Salaryin law in South Korea is from $1 830 and up to $17 600. Average judge receives $17 600, notary - $8 190, realtor earns $4 590, bankruptcy lawyer in South Korea receives in the month $3 450, lawyer respectively $3 420.

Judge
$17 600
Notary
$8 190

Medicine

Average Salaryin medicine in South Korea is from $1 970 and up to $5 680. Average chief medical officer receives $5 680, head of the department - $4 270, dentist earns $3 680, surgeon in South Korea receives in the month $3 650, orthodontist respectively $3 530.

Chief Medical Officer
$5 680
Head of the Department
$4 270

Restaurants

Average Salaryin public catering and restaurants in South Korea is from $2 000 and up to $3 500. Average chef receives $3 500, cook - $2 590, waiter earns $2 240, barista in South Korea receives in the month $2 180, the bartender respectively $2 150.

Chef
$3 500
Cook
$2 590

Trading

Average Salaryin trade in South Korea is from $1 650 and up to $3 560. Average sales manager receives $3 560, store director - $3 240, car salesman earns $3 120, commodity expert in South Korea receives in the month $2 590, sales representative respectively $2 440.

Sales Manager
$3 560
Store Director
$3 240

Beauty

Average Salaryin the beauty industry in South Korea is from $1 770 and up to $3 480. Average massage therapist receives $3 480, fitness trainer - $3 480, barber earns $3 420, cosmetologist in South Korea receives in the month $3 090, stylist respectively $2 440.

Massage therapist
$3 480
Fitness Trainer
$3 480

Production

Average Salaryin production in South Korea is from $2 090 and up to $3 890. Average operations engineer receives $3 890, chief engineer - $3 650, design engineer earns $3 620, quality engineer in South Korea receives in the month $3 450, automated control system engineer respectively $3 330.

Operations Engineer
$3 890
Chief Engineer
$3 650

Transport

Average Salaryin transport and logistics in South Korea is from $1 530 and up to $3 770. Average director of logistics receives $3 770, service engineer - $3 390, driver earns $2 590, taxi driver in South Korea receives in the month $2 560, car mechanic respectively $2 330.

Director of Logistics
$3 770
Service Engineer
$3 390

Construction

Average Salaryin construction and housing and communal in South Korea is from $2 000 and up to $4 950. Average architect receives $4 950, foreman - $3 710, process engineer earns $3 650, gas welder in South Korea receives in the month $3 420, design engineer respectively $3 300.

Architect
$4 950
Foreman
$3 710

Safety

Average Salaryin law enforcement agencies in South Korea is from $2 530 and up to $7 430. Average police colonel receives $7 430, police major - $4 990, lieutenant, warrant officer of the police earns $3 520, lifeguard, firefighter in South Korea receives in the month $3 240, occupational safety engineer respectively $3 090.

Police Colonel
$7 430
Police Major
$4 990

Agricultural industry

Average Salaryin agriculture in South Korea is from $2 150 and up to $2 740. Average zootechnik receives $2 740, agronomist - $2 560, tractor driver earns $2 390, machine operator in South Korea receives in the month $2 150.

Zootechnik
$2 740
Agronomist
$2 560

Without a profession

Average Salaryin work without a profession in South Korea is from $1 440 and up to $2 330. Average packer receives $2 330, maid - $2 150, call center operator earns $2 030, marker in South Korea receives in the month $2 000, loader respectively $1 970.

Packer
$2 330
Maid
$2 150