ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS SALARY IN JAPAN

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Average gross salary for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY
JPY 5,781,242
Average gorss salary (USD) for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 55,869
Average net salary for Engineers & Technicians NET SALARY
JPY 4,429,469
The most typical salary for Engineers & Technicians MOST TYPICAL GROSS
JPY 4,583,125
  Updated: 29 Jul 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 23%
  Salary entries: 88

Engineers & Technicians Earnings in Japan

Average salary for Engineers & Technicians in Japan is JPY 5,781,242.

Average take home earning is JPY 4,429,469 (Net).

The most typical salary is JPY 4,583,125 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (88 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % JPY 12,900,000
17 % JPY 8,466,995
32 % JPY 8,049,230
50 % JPY 5,432,000
91 % JPY 2,655,320
95 % JPY 1,256,385
100 % JPY 681,000
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Engineer JPY 5,281,504 US$ 50,231 27
Mechanical Engineer JPY 4,402,617 US$ 44,684 17
Research Engineer JPY 5,487,500 US$ 56,413 12
Engineering Manager JPY 10,487,623 US$ 97,821 08
Mechanical Engineer Lead JPY 6,810,000 US$ 60,526 05
Electrical Engineer JPY 5,390,000 US$ 52,571 05
Technical Manager JPY 7,895,000 US$ 70,876 04
AutoCAD JPY 4,333,333 US$ 55,577 03
Electrician JPY 5,233,333 US$ 46,244 03
Technician JPY 3,036,600 US$ 30,348 02
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Tokyo JPY 5,912,454 US$ 56,679 41
Yokohama JPY 6,006,757 US$ 55,862 15
Osaka JPY 4,200,000 US$ 51,619 11
Kobe JPY 4,850,000 US$ 46,407 03
Nagoya JPY 5,083,333 US$ 45,077 03
Chiba JPY 7,052,043 US$ 63,783 02
Kyoto JPY 5,276,600 US$ 50,211 02
Fukuoka JPY 5,200,000 US$ 47,220 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   JAPAN

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
125K US$ 128,368 JPY 15,000,000
01
115K US$ 114,279 JPY 12,900,000
05
105K US$ 104,099 JPY 9,850,000
02
95K US$ 95,412 JPY 8,466,995
03
85K US$ 84,186 JPY 9,526,455
04
75K US$ 76,573 JPY 8,049,230
13
65K US$ 63,578 JPY 6,336,735
11
55K US$ 55,379 JPY 5,432,000
05
45K US$ 44,849 JPY 4,583,125
16
35K US$ 35,073 JPY 3,690,566
10
25K US$ 26,140 JPY 2,655,320
10
15K US$ 14,253 JPY 1,256,385
04
Less US$ 6,775 JPY 681,000
04

  SALARY BY GENDER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   JAPAN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 60,787 JPY 6,526,354 59
Women US$ 49,505 JPY 5,280,375 12
N/A US$ 43,293 JPY 3,548,817 17

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   JAPAN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 52,764 JPY 5,115,000 10
Masters Degree US$ 65,335 JPY 6,639,565 31
Bachelors Degree US$ 50,377 JPY 5,402,749 42
Some College US$ 58,239 JPY 5,914,321 04
High School US$ 14,639 JPY 1,200,000 01

Engineers & Technicians workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Japan. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses JPY 6,639,565. While Engineers & Technicians workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of JPY 1,200,000. This is 346.31% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   JAPAN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 74,980 JPY 8,360,000 05
16-20 Years US$ 91,660 JPY 9,975,246 04
12-16 Years US$ 77,624 JPY 8,230,582 10
8-12 Years US$ 55,308 JPY 6,013,911 16
4-8 Years US$ 55,200 JPY 5,471,937 20
2-4 Years US$ 39,830 JPY 4,085,096 12
1-2 Years US$ 48,557 JPY 4,672,500 12
0-1 Year US$ 38,792 JPY 3,776,666 09

Engineers & Technicians workers in Japan with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of JPY 9,975,246 compared to JPY 3,776,666 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 136.29%.


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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
69-74 US$ 42,846 JPY 4,000,000 01
57-62 US$ 42,925 JPY 4,800,000 01
45-50 US$ 106,515 JPY 11,614,426 07
39-44 US$ 80,309 JPY 9,046,666 06
33-38 US$ 59,979 JPY 6,622,023 17
27-32 US$ 50,551 JPY 5,268,869 23
22-26 US$ 42,808 JPY 4,392,500 16
N/A US$ 43,293 JPY 3,548,817 17
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  SALARY BY CAREER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   JAPAN

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Engineering Manager US$ 97,821 JPY 10,487,623 08
2. Technical Manager US$ 70,876 JPY 7,895,000 04
3. Electrical Engineer Lead US$ 63,846 JPY 7,200,000 01
4. Mechanical Technician US$ 62,073 JPY 7,000,000 01
5. Mechanical Engineer Lead US$ 60,526 JPY 6,810,000 05
6. Research Engineer US$ 56,413 JPY 5,487,500 12
7. AutoCAD US$ 55,577 JPY 4,333,333 03
8. Electrical Engineer US$ 52,571 JPY 5,390,000 05
9. Engineer US$ 50,231 JPY 5,281,504 27
10. Electrician US$ 46,244 JPY 5,233,333 03
11. Mechanical Engineer US$ 44,684 JPY 4,402,617 17
12. Technician US$ 30,348 JPY 3,036,600 02

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In Japan economy, Engineering Manager is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of JPY 10,487,623. Technical Manager and Electrical Engineer Lead follow, earning JPY 7,895,000 and JPY 7,200,000, respectively. Technician earn a gross annual average of JPY 3,036,600, while Mechanical Engineer earn JPY 4,402,617. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 222.33%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   JAPAN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 58,853 JPY 6,102,852 66
Contract US$ 47,111 JPY 4,855,286 21
Self Employed US$ 42,846 JPY 4,000,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   JAPAN

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Chiba Engineers & Technicians in Chiba US$ 63,783 JPY 7,052,043 02
2. Tokyo Engineers & Technicians in Tokyo US$ 56,679 JPY 5,912,454 41
3. Yokohama Engineers & Technicians in Yokohama US$ 55,862 JPY 6,006,757 15
4. Osaka Engineers & Technicians in Osaka US$ 51,619 JPY 4,200,000 11
5. Kyoto Engineers & Technicians in Kyoto US$ 50,211 JPY 5,276,600 02
6. Fukuoka Engineers & Technicians in Fukuoka US$ 47,220 JPY 5,200,000 02
7. Kobe Engineers & Technicians in Kobe US$ 46,407 JPY 4,850,000 03
8. Nagoya Engineers & Technicians in Nagoya US$ 45,077 JPY 5,083,333 03

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Engineers & Technicians in Australia US$ 97,874 AU$ 109,211 193
2. United States United States Engineers & Technicians US$ 83,270 US$ 83,270 914
3. Germany Germany Engineers & Technicians in Germany US$ 71,181 EUR 58,720 294
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Engineers & Technicians in United Kingdom US$ 67,821 GBP 46,162 237
5. Japan Japan US$ 55,869 JPY 5,781,242 88
6. Mexico Mexico Engineers & Technicians in Mexico US$ 38,240 MXN 643,525 51
7. Russia Russia Engineers & Technicians in Russia US$ 29,153 RUB 1,322,978 56
8. Indonesia Indonesia Engineers & Technicians in Indonesia US$ 25,949 IDR 326,517,660 90
9. Malaysia Malaysia Engineers & Technicians in Malaysia US$ 24,032 MYR 86,360 558

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(44/44)  PROCESS AND METHOD ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Production line design and setting."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 8,000,000
US$ 73,159


(43/44)  INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION MANAGER


 Posted: 21 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "1. Business development for India Middle East and Africa 2. Key account management for 15 key accounts in Middle East asia 3. Sales promotion for Control systems and Field asset management solutions 4. Sales KPI setting Target forecast planning."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 12,500,000
US$ 114,311


(42/44)  AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Jul 2020

Some College, 8-12 years: "B1 Licensed Aircraft Engineer Line Maintenance."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,104,087
US$ 64,966


(41/44)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Battery manufacturing."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,800,000
US$ 43,895


(40/44)  SENIOR ENG


 Posted: 19 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Power electronics."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,500,000
US$ 86,876


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(39/44)  POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER


 Posted: 14 Jan 2020

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "PCR, Western Blotting, IFA, Animal experiment. NGS, data analysis and other molecular lab techiques."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,500,000
US$ 41,152


(38/44)  CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "I`m a site engineer in pavement construction. Especially asphalt concrete pavement. I have to check and manage the pavement according to drawing.In office, have to draw actual drawing and estimate the volume of asphalt concrete.By the way i graduated from myanmar and working in japan now."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 2,400,000
US$ 21,282


(37/44)  BATTERY DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 26 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Thermal Design, performance design."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,380,000
US$ 38,840


(36/44)  CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Construction Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 13,000,000
US$ 115,278


(35/44)  ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "I prepare and design electrical related design for oil and gas plant."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,500,000
US$ 39,904


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(34/44)  QUALITY ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Proactively support new product development in achieving quality standard (technical)."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,700,000
US$ 68,280


(33/44)  SALES SUPPORT


 Posted: 31 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Sales Support, Project Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,000,000
US$ 62,073


(32/44)  MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "I design mechanical things."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,400,000
US$ 47,885


(31/44)  CAD ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Vai pro caralho."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,500,000
US$ 31,036


(30/44)  REGIONAL PLANNER


 Posted: 24 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Plan disposition and construction of military assets."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 13,000,000
US$ 115,278


(29/44)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Develop prototypes and other solutions for customers."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,200,000
US$ 28,376


(28/44)  IT ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I worked as software Engineer for 3 years in Myanmar.Especially in banking finance software development team.(2010~2013) Since 2015,I've been working in Japan as IT Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,020,000
US$ 35,647


(27/44)  PIPING ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Apr 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "More than 8 years of experience in piping detail engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 574,000
US$ 5,090


(26/44)  STRESS ANALYSIS


 Posted: 04 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Strength and stress analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 8,300,000
US$ 73,600


(25/44)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 30 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Maintenance and checking."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,500,000
US$ 31,036


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(24/44)  HEAD IF ENGINEERING & MAINTENANCE


 Posted: 29 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage maintenance & engineering team."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 11,700,000
US$ 103,750


(23/44)  ORACLE DATABASE


 Posted: 16 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Oracle database management."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,000,000
US$ 79,808


(22/44)  CFD ANALYST


 Posted: 06 Jan 2019

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Built Environment analyst."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,000,000
US$ 53,205


(21/44)  QUALITY SPECIALIST


 Posted: 03 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Quality specialist."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 8,500,000
US$ 75,374


(20/44)  CFD ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Flow analysis simulation engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 8,890,000
US$ 78,832


(19/44)  DESIGNER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Design for water heater."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,000,000
US$ 62,073


(18/44)  TURBINE ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Basic design specification for Turbine."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,400,000
US$ 39,017


(17/44)  CAE ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Computer Aided Engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,300,000
US$ 29,263


(16/44)  SENIOR ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Construction, ict, aec, bim, project management."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 8,500,000
US$ 75,374


(15/44)  QUALITY


 Posted: 08 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Quality engineering with a foreign corporate."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,660,000
US$ 59,058


(14/44)  DEPUTY MANAGER


 Posted: 12 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Mid level Manager, Instrument, control and Automation DCS, PLC, Energy."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,200,000
US$ 63,846


(13/44)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Jun 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Research and development, Finite element analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,000,000
US$ 44,338


(12/44)  MANAGER


 Posted: 21 May 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Technical manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,000,000
US$ 44,338


(11/44)  DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Design of plastic parts."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,000,000
US$ 79,808


(10/44)  CAE ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 May 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "FEA analysis and research."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,000,000
US$ 79,808


(9/44)  PROJECT TECHNICAL MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage large projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 13,000,000
US$ 115,278


(8/44)  CONTROL SYSTEMS ENGINEER


 Posted: 25 Apr 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "System engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,405,820
US$ 83,406


(7/44)  TECHNICAL MANAGER


 Posted: 11 Apr 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Technical manager for water treatment."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,080,000
US$ 45,047


(6/44)  DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Apr 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Use CAD to develop automobile parts."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,120,000
US$ 27,667


(5/44)  NVH SPECIALIST


 Posted: 27 Feb 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Computer Aided Simulations of Vehicle Devlopment Program."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,000,000
US$ 26,603


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(4/44)  CAE ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "CFD analyst. Will do flow based simulation for engine parts."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 550,000
US$ 4,877


(3/44)  CAE ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Sep 2017

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "My main task is building the dynamic performance model of commercial cars."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,000,000
US$ 44,714


(2/44)  CONSTRUCTION ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Construction Planning, Cost Estimation, Schedule Control, Progress Control, Site Supervising."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,000,000
US$ 53,657


(1/44)  VEHICLE TEST ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jun 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Vehicle test and tuning of brake system software."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,000,000
US$ 62,599


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