Average salary for South Korea

SOUTH KOREA

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POLLS  i

403


AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i

KRW 62,788,388


AVERAGE NET SALARY  i

KRW 51,018,706


MOST FREQUENT SALARY  i

KRW 28,677,009

MOST FREQUENT ( USD ) i

US$ 25,809

 
INDIV. SALARY CITY POSTED
Finance Manager KRW 90,000,000 Seoul 07 Feb 2016  Details »
Engineer KRW 60,000,000 Seoul 31 Jan 2016  Details »
Software Developer KRW 109,492,000 Suwon 19 Jan 2016  Details »
Medical Engineer KRW 25,000,000 Seoul 05 Jan 2016  Details »
Engineering Manager KRW 3,000,000 Seoul 05 Jan 2016  Details »
Sales Executives KRW 38,000,000 Seoul 05 Jan 2016  Details »
Assistant Manager KRW 40,000,000 Busan 20 Dec 2015  Details »
Other Education Career KRW 17,000,000 N/A 09 Dec 2015  Details »
Software Developer KRW 300,000,000 Seoul 02 Dec 2015  Details »
Business Manager KRW 100,000,000 Seoul 01 Dec 2015  Details »
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01. SURVEY BY LEVELS :: South Korea

Frequencies

 Most frequent salary is KRW 28,677,009
 11.17 % earn at least KRW 108,116,557
 40.45 % earn at least KRW 60,403,200
 74.69 % earn at least KRW 38,021,642

SALARY ( US ) POLLS ( % ) ( % ) EARN AT LEAST
Less KRW 3,547,166 US$ 3,192 12 2.98 % 100 % Survey »
15K KRW 18,263,886 US$ 16,437 18 4.47 % 97.02 % Survey »
25K KRW 28,677,009 US$ 25,809 72 17.87 % 92.56 % Survey »
35K KRW 38,021,642 US$ 34,219 68 16.87 % 74.69 % Survey »
45K KRW 49,847,335 US$ 44,863 70 17.37 % 57.82 % Survey »
55K KRW 60,403,200 US$ 54,363 30 7.44 % 40.45 % Survey »
65K KRW 71,028,888 US$ 63,926 29 7.20 % 33.00 % Survey »
75K KRW 81,406,857 US$ 73,266 21 5.21 % 25.81 % Survey »
85K KRW 96,634,210 US$ 86,971 38 9.43 % 20.60 % Survey »
95K KRW 108,116,557 US$ 97,305 06 1.49 % 11.17 % Survey »
105K KRW 119,148,180 US$ 107,233 11 2.73 % 9.68 % Survey »
115K KRW 129,216,800 US$ 116,295 05 1.24 % 6.95 % Survey »
125K KRW 139,793,125 US$ 125,814 02 0.50 % 5.71 % Survey »
135K KRW 151,428,640 US$ 136,286 05 1.24 % 5.21 % Survey »
145K KRW 160,000,000 US$ 144,000 01 0.25 % 3.97 % Survey »
175K KRW 197,500,000 US$ 177,750 04 0.99 % 3.72 % Survey »
195K KRW 220,000,000 US$ 198,000 01 0.25 % 2.73 % Survey »
205K KRW 230,000,000 US$ 207,000 01 0.25 % 2.48 % Survey »
More KRW 277,461,570 US$ 249,715 09 2.23 % 2.23 % Survey »

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02. SURVEY BY YEARS :: South Korea

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
2016 KRW 54,248,666 US$ 48,824 06 Survey »
2015 KRW 70,756,452 US$ 63,681 44 Survey »
2014 KRW 69,783,439 US$ 62,805 82 Survey »
2013 KRW 63,334,522 US$ 57,001 42 Survey »
2012 KRW 66,258,421 US$ 59,633 69 Survey »
2011 KRW 55,692,633 US$ 50,123 160 Survey »

03. SURVEY BY GENDER :: South Korea

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Male KRW 71,206,377 US$ 64,086 182 Survey »
Female KRW 57,040,314 US$ 51,336 58 Survey »
N/A KRW 55,434,487 US$ 49,891 163

04. SURVEY BY EDUCATION :: South Korea

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Doctorate Degree KRW 70,605,555 US$ 63,545 27 Survey »
Masters Degree KRW 70,924,582 US$ 63,832 113 Survey »
Bachelors Degree KRW 61,243,326 US$ 55,119 221 Survey »
Some College KRW 56,246,033 US$ 50,621 16 Survey »
High School KRW 37,456,231 US$ 33,711 21 Survey »
Bellow H. School KRW 32,320,000 US$ 29,088 05 Survey »

05. SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE :: South Korea

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
20+ Years KRW 99,958,120 US$ 89,962 24 Survey »
16-20 Years KRW 100,587,884 US$ 90,529 37 Survey »
12-16 Years KRW 89,811,011 US$ 80,830 40 Survey »
8-12 Years KRW 66,743,381 US$ 60,069 61 Survey »
4-8 Years KRW 57,425,257 US$ 51,683 81 Survey »
2-4 Years KRW 43,512,914 US$ 39,162 66 Survey »
1-2 Years KRW 40,357,643 US$ 36,322 42 Survey »
0-1 Year KRW 44,247,457 US$ 39,823 52 Survey »

06. SURVEY BY AGES :: South Korea

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
63-68 KRW 138,000,000 US$ 124,200 02 Survey »
57-62 KRW 115,000,000 US$ 103,500 02 Survey »
51-56 KRW 81,537,247 US$ 73,384 05 Survey »
45-50 KRW 114,783,883 US$ 103,305 20 Survey »
39-44 KRW 88,971,981 US$ 80,075 49 Survey »
33-38 KRW 64,131,742 US$ 57,719 50 Survey »
27-32 KRW 48,976,583 US$ 44,079 77 Survey »
22-26 KRW 49,971,739 US$ 44,975 31 Survey »
16-21 KRW 43,000,000 US$ 38,700 04 Survey »
N/A KRW 55,434,487 US$ 49,891 163

07. SURVEY BY FIELDS :: South Korea

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Finance & Banking Finance & Banking KRW 92,666,666 US$ 83,400 18 Survey »
Engineers & Technicians V Engineers & Technicians V KRW 91,459,409 US$ 82,313 06 Survey »
Management & Business Management & Business KRW 88,334,179 US$ 79,501 59 Survey »
Fashion Fashion KRW 86,995,959 US$ 78,296 03 Survey »
Aviation & Shipping Aviation & Shipping KRW 77,381,066 US$ 69,643 03 Survey »
Architect Constructions Architect Constructions KRW 73,660,654 US$ 66,295 06 Survey »
Hotels & Tourism Hotels & Tourism KRW 71,531,551 US$ 64,378 07 Survey »
Automobile Automobile KRW 70,462,500 US$ 63,416 04 Survey »
Public Sector Public Sector KRW 69,000,000 US$ 62,100 07 Survey »
IT & Telecommunication IT & Telecommunication KRW 67,306,213 US$ 60,576 44 Survey »
Customer Services Customer Services KRW 65,428,000 US$ 58,885 03 Survey »
Marketing, Sales, Purchase Marketing, Sales, Purchase KRW 62,861,634 US$ 56,575 37 Survey »
Human Resources Human Resources KRW 62,418,796 US$ 56,177 12 Survey »
Salesmen & Saleswomen Salesmen & Saleswomen KRW 59,756,483 US$ 53,781 12 Survey »
Engineers & Technicians III Engineers & Technicians III KRW 57,040,000 US$ 51,336 05 Survey »
Engineers & Technicians IV Engineers & Technicians IV KRW 57,000,000 US$ 51,300 03 Survey »
Logistics, Road, Railway Logistics, Road, Railway KRW 56,720,000 US$ 51,048 03 Survey »
IT & Telecommunication II IT & Telecommunication II KRW 55,525,000 US$ 49,972 12 Survey »
Engineers & Technicians Engineers & Technicians KRW 53,855,805 US$ 48,470 39 Survey »
Construction & Labor Workers Construction & Labor Workers KRW 53,600,000 US$ 48,240 06 Survey »
Engineers & Technicians II Engineers & Technicians II KRW 51,308,318 US$ 46,177 06 Survey »
Making Design Making Design KRW 48,666,666 US$ 43,800 03 Survey »
Health Care & Medical II Health Care & Medical II KRW 47,999,997 US$ 43,200 06 Survey »
Media Media KRW 47,750,000 US$ 42,975 04 Survey »
Accounting & Administration Accounting & Administration KRW 46,670,833 US$ 42,004 24 Survey »
Education & University Education & University KRW 46,270,666 US$ 41,644 42 Survey »
Health Care & Medical Health Care & Medical KRW 46,166,666 US$ 41,550 06 Survey »
Restaurants, Inns, Pubs Restaurants, Inns, Pubs KRW 39,250,000 US$ 35,325 04 Survey »
Manufacturing & Labor Workers Manufacturing & Labor Workers KRW 30,749,600 US$ 27,675 10 Survey »
Organization & Coordination Organization & Coordination KRW 20,450,000 US$ 18,405 02 Survey »

08. SURVEY BY CAREERS :: South Korea

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
General Manager KRW 152,188,630 US$ 136,970 09 Survey »
Director KRW 139,931,041 US$ 125,938 06 Survey »
Project Manager KRW 96,500,000 US$ 86,850 04 Survey »
Hotel Manager KRW 95,127,500 US$ 85,615 04 Survey »
Finance Manager KRW 93,750,000 US$ 84,375 04 Survey »
Other Engineer Career KRW 91,459,409 US$ 82,313 06 Survey »
Software Developer KRW 88,117,176 US$ 79,305 17 Survey »
Lead Salesmen or Saleswomen KRW 86,680,860 US$ 78,013 04 Survey »
IT Manager KRW 80,600,000 US$ 72,540 05 Survey »
Sales Manager KRW 79,687,269 US$ 71,719 08 Survey »
Research Engineer KRW 75,500,000 US$ 67,950 04 Survey »
Business Development Manager KRW 74,144,000 US$ 66,730 05 Survey »
Other Public Sector Career KRW 71,333,333 US$ 64,200 06 Survey »
Engineering Manager KRW 70,750,000 US$ 63,675 04 Survey »
University Professor KRW 65,300,000 US$ 58,770 11 Survey »
Operations Manager KRW 65,000,000 US$ 58,500 04 Survey »
Teacher KRW 64,757,142 US$ 58,281 07 Survey »
Account Manager KRW 60,500,000 US$ 54,450 04 Survey »
Manager KRW 58,218,775 US$ 52,397 06 Survey »
Human Resources Manager KRW 57,316,666 US$ 51,585 06 Survey »
Mechanical Engineer KRW 57,224,000 US$ 51,502 05 Survey »
IT Project Manager KRW 57,120,000 US$ 51,408 05 Survey »
CPA - Certified Public Accountant KRW 52,625,000 US$ 47,362 04 Survey »
Assistant Manager KRW 50,833,333 US$ 45,750 06 Survey »
Salesmen or Saleswomen KRW 45,338,591 US$ 40,805 04 Survey »
Engineer KRW 43,541,094 US$ 39,187 15 Survey »
Electrical Engineer KRW 42,000,000 US$ 37,800 04 Survey »
Marketing KRW 37,848,000 US$ 34,063 05 Survey »
C, C++ Developer KRW 35,625,000 US$ 32,062 04 Survey »
English Teacher KRW 23,153,200 US$ 20,838 05 Survey »

09. SURVEY BY WORK :: South Korea

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Permanent KRW 63,638,214 US$ 57,274 327 Survey »
Contract KRW 53,729,081 US$ 48,356 63 Survey »
Self Employed KRW 117,213,142 US$ 105,492 07 Survey »
Part Time KRW 48,100,000 US$ 43,290 06 Survey »

10. SURVEY BY CITIES :: South Korea

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Incheon KRW 70,992,900 US$ 63,894 08 Survey »
Seoul KRW 65,361,391 US$ 58,825 303 Survey »
Suwon KRW 63,144,635 US$ 56,830 24 Survey »
Changwon KRW 54,312,500 US$ 48,881 08 Survey »
Busan KRW 53,817,000 US$ 48,435 20 Survey »
Gwangju KRW 47,443,000 US$ 42,699 08 Survey »
Daejeon KRW 45,409,428 US$ 40,868 07 Survey »
Daegu KRW 34,600,000 US$ 31,140 11 Survey »

11. SURVEY BY COUNTRIES ( ALL CAREERS )

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Switzerland Switzerland CHF 110,916 US$ 119,304 595 Survey »
United States United States US$ 78,927 US$ 78,927 15,101 Survey »
United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 47,664 US$ 72,864 2,607 Survey »
Australia Australia AU$ 93,025 US$ 72,626 2,032 Survey »
Germany Germany EUR 62,195 US$ 70,562 1,115 Survey »
France France EUR 58,366 US$ 66,225 568 Survey »
Canada Canada CA$ 74,201 US$ 59,276 3,747 Survey »
Mexico Mexico MXN 700,530 US$ 46,843 229 Survey »
India India INR 1,069,065 US$ 17,212 4,582 Survey »


SUMMARY :: SOUTH KOREA


South Korea's economy ranks 15th in the world by it's nominal GDP, and by PPP ranks 12th.

The mayor industries in South Korea are ship building, automobile, and electronics industry. The country is the first producer of ships on the world, including production of oil supertankers. It shares more than 50% of the global shipbuilding industry. South Korea is one of the largest automobile producers in the world. The largest automaker is Hyundai Kia Automotive Group.

The largest companies in South Korea:
  1. Samsung Electronics (Electronics)
  2. Korea Electric Power (Utilities)
  3. Hyundai Motor (Automotive)
  4. Posco (Materials)
  5. Kookmin Bank (Banking)
  6. SK Corp (Oil & gas operations)
  7. LG Electronics (Consumer durables)
  8. Shinhan Financial (Banking)


RECENT POLLS :: SOUTH KOREA


INDIV. SALARY CITY DESCRIPTION
Assistant Manager KRW 60,000,000 Seoul Working at Project Management Team of Construction Company for 9 years. Details »
AutoCAD KRW 45,000,000 Seoul I have worked in semiconductor equipment company Details »
Business Development Manager KRW 70,000,000 Seoul Business Development Manager in Travel Retail Sector in conglomerate company in Korea Details »
Business Development Manager KRW 30,000,000 Incheon Describe your career (your main tasks, duties, responsibilities, etc.) Details »
Business Manager KRW 100,000,000 Seoul General Manager working for development of business through marketing products suitable for Korean market Details »
Digital Media KRW 21,000,000 Seoul web designer html, css coding jquery, javascript Details »
Energy Engineer KRW 90,000,000 Seoul Developing Project of Thermal power plant Details »
General Manager KRW 250,000,000 Seoul General management of sales, engineering and construction for federal government opportunities. Details »
IT Manager KRW 150,000,000 Seoul I found my company and split , funded , buyout, sell, split , make JV , merge, fund Details »
Marketing KRW 35,000,000 Seoul marketing foward oversea not enought not funny though Details »
Oil & Gas Engineer KRW 80,000,000 Seoul Engineering, design, preparation and review desing documents, evaluation,... Details »
Other Education Career KRW 17,000,000 N/A Research Assistant Position and PhD Candidate Details »
Photographer KRW 90,000,000 Seoul news photographer usually cover all the news event for newspaper and magazines Details »
Public Administration KRW 55,000,000 Seoul Facilitating the Development of Nuclear Power Plant Industry Details »
Quality Controller KRW 50,000,000 Gwangju I check the quality of our products. Details »
Sales Manager KRW 120,000,000 Seoul Sales and promotional activities, gives training and manage trade shows. Details »
Salesmen or Saleswomen KRW 40,000,000 Seoul Sales digital publishing products Details »
Software Developer KRW 300,000,000 Seoul Java Developer & Chief Technology Officer Details »

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