Cotonou, Benin

info SALARY PROFILES
19
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 23,947
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
XOF 12,642,174
info AVG. NET SALARY
XOF 9,563,960
  UPDATED: 20 Dec 2018
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 24%

What is average salary in Cotonou?

Based on our survey (19 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary in Cotonou is XOF 12,642,174. Average NET salary is XOF 9,563,960. The most frequent GROSS salary is XOF 7,470,000. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 4-8 Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Car Mechanic XOF 56,000,000 US$ 115,664 01
Sales Manager XOF 36,000,000 US$ 64,259 01
Finance Manager XOF 11,600,000 US$ 24,131 01
Hydraulic and Pneumatic Engineer Lead XOF 10,000,000 US$ 17,850 01
Doctor Specialist XOF 8,000,000 US$ 16,523 01
IT Coordinator XOF 8,400,000 US$ 13,633 01
Senior Accountant XOF 5,950,000 US$ 12,289 01
Public Administration XOF 5,000,000 US$ 10,401 01
Car Sales XOF 3,222,222 US$ 6,642 01
Coal Miner XOF 3,541,142 US$ 6,321 01

Salary profiles from individual employees for Cotonou

Below is the list of 19 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(19/19) SALES MANAGER


 Posted: 20 Dec 2018

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Manage ten salespeople in flour sector"
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 36,000,000
US$ 64,259

(18/19) DRILLER


 Posted: 12 Dec 2018

      

High School, 4-8 years: "mine for gold every day"
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 3,541,142
US$ 6,321

(17/19) AIR CONDITIONING TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 01 May 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Installation of airconditiiners"
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 1,680,000
US$ 2,999

(16/19) LECTURER


 Posted: 03 Mar 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Teaching career in mechanical Engg for the diploma student as well as the graduate students"
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 10,000,000
US$ 17,850

(15/19) IT COORDINATOR


 Posted: 07 Apr 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "- Coordinate activities -Planning, coordinating and controlling IT projects - Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve the objectives of the project - Drafting and presenting budget proposals - Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate staff - Interact with staff to identify needs and take note of them. - Assist in the design, development, integration and implementation of innovative information systems and innovative solutions - Test, maintain, analyze and supervise co"
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 8,400,000
US$ 13,633

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(14/19) OTHER PUBLIC SECTOR CAREER


 Posted: 30 Jan 2015

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Diplomat. Promoting bilateral relations through relationship building and productive diagogues."
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 69,047,950
US$ 119,419

(13/19) DOCTOR SPECIALIST


 Posted: 26 Nov 2014

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Specialist intensive care unit"
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 8,000,000
US$ 16,523

(12/19) SENIOR ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 22 Oct 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 5,950,000
US$ 12,289

(11/19) CAR MECHANIC


 Posted: 06 Oct 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 56,000,000
US$ 115,664

(10/19) OTHER AUTOMOBILE CAREER


 Posted: 04 Oct 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 15,000,000
US$ 30,981

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(9/19) TOURISM AND TRAVEL


 Posted: 01 Oct 2014

      

High School education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 2,400,000
US$ 4,957

(8/19) MUSEUM GUIDE


 Posted: 20 Jun 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 900,000
US$ 1,859

(7/19) CAR SALES


 Posted: 04 Nov 2013

      

Bellow H. School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 3,222,222
US$ 6,642

(6/19) OTHER AGRICULTURE CAREER


 Posted: 12 Jun 2012

      

Doctorate Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 700,000
US$ 1,391

(5/19) TEACHER


 Posted: 17 Jan 2012

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 800,000
US$ 1,590

(4/19) SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 10 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 1,000,000
US$ 2,080

(3/19) PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION


 Posted: 29 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 5,000,000
US$ 10,401

(2/19) FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 25 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 11,600,000
US$ 24,131

(1/19) COOK


 Posted: 29 Mar 2011

      

High School education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
XOF 960,000
US$ 1,997

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS    COTONOU

Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
115K US$ 117,542 XOF 62,523,975
02
65K US$ 64,259 XOF 36,000,000
01
35K US$ 30,981 XOF 15,000,000
01
25K US$ 24,131 XOF 11,600,000
01
15K US$ 14,139 XOF 7,470,000
05
8K US$ 6,481 XOF 3,381,682
02
4K US$ 3,978 XOF 2,040,000
02
2K US$ 1,882 XOF 915,000
04
1K US$ 1,391 XOF 700,000
01

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  SURVEY BY GENDER    COTONOU

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 26,420 XOF 14,610,826 11
Female US$ 31,439 XOF 15,230,555 04
N/A US$ 9,652 XOF 4,640,000 04

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION    COTONOU

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Doctorate Degree US$ 1,391 XOF 700,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 65,631 XOF 34,999,590 05
Bachelors Degree US$ 12,992 XOF 6,697,500 08
Some College US$ 1,590 XOF 800,000 01
High School US$ 4,425 XOF 2,300,380 03
Bellow H. School US$ 6,642 XOF 3,222,222 01

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE    COTONOU

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
16-20 Years US$ 37,330 XOF 20,500,000 02
8-12 Years US$ 7,624 XOF 3,700,000 03
4-8 Years US$ 20,013 XOF 11,409,886 08
2-4 Years US$ 69,897 XOF 33,800,000 02
1-2 Years US$ 16,531 XOF 8,000,000 02
0-1 Year US$ 12,246 XOF 6,611,111 02

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  SURVEY BY AGES    COTONOU

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
51-56 US$ 115,664 XOF 56,000,000 01
39-44 US$ 64,259 XOF 36,000,000 01
33-38 US$ 28,263 XOF 15,939,848 06
27-32 US$ 2,851 XOF 1,445,000 04
22-26 US$ 24,416 XOF 12,500,000 02
16-21 US$ 6,642 XOF 3,222,222 01
N/A US$ 9,652 XOF 4,640,000 04

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  SURVEY BY FIELDS    COTONOU

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Public Sector US$ 64,910 XOF 37,023,975 02
2. Marketing, Sales, Purchase US$ 64,259 XOF 36,000,000 01
3. Automobile US$ 51,096 XOF 24,740,740 03
4. Finance & Banking US$ 24,131 XOF 11,600,000 01
5. Engineers & Technicians III US$ 17,850 XOF 10,000,000 01
6. Health Care & Medical US$ 16,523 XOF 8,000,000 01
7. Accounting & Administration US$ 12,289 XOF 5,950,000 01
8. IT & Telecommunication US$ 7,857 XOF 4,700,000 02
9. Construction & Labor Workers US$ 6,321 XOF 3,541,142 01
10. Hotels & Tourism US$ 4,957 XOF 2,400,000 01
11. Engineers & Technicians US$ 2,999 XOF 1,680,000 01
12. Restaurants, Inns, Pubs US$ 1,997 XOF 960,000 01
13. Archaeology & History US$ 1,859 XOF 900,000 01
14. Education & University US$ 1,590 XOF 800,000 01
15. Agriculture & Fishing US$ 1,391 XOF 700,000 01

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS    COTONOU

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Other Public Sector Career US$ 119,419 XOF 69,047,950 01
2. Car Mechanic US$ 115,664 XOF 56,000,000 01
3. Sales Manager US$ 64,259 XOF 36,000,000 01
4. Other Automobile Career US$ 30,981 XOF 15,000,000 01
5. Finance Manager US$ 24,131 XOF 11,600,000 01
6. Hydraulic and Pneumatic Engineer Lead US$ 17,850 XOF 10,000,000 01
7. Doctor Specialist US$ 16,523 XOF 8,000,000 01
8. IT Coordinator US$ 13,633 XOF 8,400,000 01
9. Senior Accountant US$ 12,289 XOF 5,950,000 01
10. Public Administration US$ 10,401 XOF 5,000,000 01
11. Car Sales US$ 6,642 XOF 3,222,222 01
12. Coal Miner US$ 6,321 XOF 3,541,142 01
13. Tourism and Travel US$ 4,957 XOF 2,400,000 01
14. Technician US$ 2,999 XOF 1,680,000 01
15. Software Developer US$ 2,080 XOF 1,000,000 01
16. Cook US$ 1,997 XOF 960,000 01
17. Museum Guide US$ 1,859 XOF 900,000 01
18. Teacher US$ 1,590 XOF 800,000 01
19. Other Agriculture Career US$ 1,391 XOF 700,000 01

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  SURVEY BY WORK    COTONOU

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 24,055 XOF 13,141,380 13
Contract US$ 33,561 XOF 16,360,285 04
Self Employed US$ 1,391 XOF 700,000 01
Part Time US$ 6,642 XOF 3,222,222 01

  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    COTONOU

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Switzerland Switzerland US$ 123,331 CHF 116,611 977
2. Australia Australia US$ 88,203 AU$ 97,733 2,717
3. Norway Norway US$ 86,258 NOK 638,220 878
4. United States United States US$ 80,728 US$ 80,728 18,597
5. Germany Germany US$ 76,881 EUR 61,716 1,889
6. United Kingdom United Kingdom US$ 73,554 GBP 49,149 3,890
7. France France US$ 71,509 EUR 57,855 947
8. Canada Canada US$ 70,580 CA$ 76,157 4,455
9. Finland Finland US$ 67,754 EUR 54,441 429
10. Italy Italy US$ 65,096 EUR 52,056 955
11. Mexico Mexico US$ 47,478 MXN 762,067 479
12. Slovenia Slovenia US$ 43,836 EUR 34,548 234
13. Croatia Croatia US$ 32,168 HRK 195,705 376
14. Malaysia Malaysia US$ 29,074 MYR 100,989 5,539
15. Benin Benin US$ 22,753 XOF 12,012,565 20
16. India India US$ 20,587 INR 1,220,147 7,418

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