ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS SALARY IN SOUTH KOREA

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Average gross salary for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY
KRW 55,390,840
Average gorss salary (USD) for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 50,436
Average net salary for Engineers & Technicians NET SALARY
KRW 45,968,801
The most typical salary for Engineers & Technicians MOST TYPICAL GROSS
KRW 50,923,726
  Updated: 24 Sep 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 17%
  Salary entries: 79

Average salary for Engineers & Technicians in South Korea is KRW 55,390,840.

Average take home earning is KRW 45,968,801 (Net).

The most typical salary is KRW 50,923,726 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
8 % KRW 112,666,666
13 % KRW 101,500,000
22 % KRW 84,333,333
59 % KRW 50,923,726
92 % KRW 27,323,345
96 % KRW 16,066,666
100 % KRW 2,333,333
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Engineer KRW 39,908,323 US$ 36,042 26
Research Engineer KRW 56,083,333 US$ 51,474 12
Mechanical Engineer KRW 62,912,000 US$ 58,604 10
Engineering Manager KRW 81,777,777 US$ 73,725 09
Electrical Engineer KRW 50,750,000 US$ 46,558 08
Technical Manager KRW 55,000,000 US$ 49,796 05
Electrical Engineer Lead KRW 73,666,666 US$ 67,302 03
Mechanical Engineer Lead KRW 93,000,000 US$ 82,743 02
CNC Programmer KRW 80,000,000 US$ 70,652 01
Electrical Technician Lead KRW 48,100,000 US$ 44,617 01
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Seoul KRW 55,692,399 US$ 50,472 53
Suwon KRW 53,937,925 US$ 49,441 10
Busan KRW 45,000,000 US$ 41,599 04
Daejeon KRW 77,500,000 US$ 70,020 03
Incheon KRW 61,000,000 US$ 56,760 02
Changwon KRW 30,000,000 US$ 28,011 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   SOUTH KOREA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 137,659 KRW 146,000,000
01
US$ 111,312 KRW 120,000,000
02
US$ 104,746 KRW 112,666,666
03
US$ 92,087 KRW 101,500,000
04
US$ 88,315 KRW 100,000,000
01
US$ 74,757 KRW 84,333,333
06
US$ 63,383 KRW 67,800,000
05
US$ 54,882 KRW 59,944,444
09
US$ 45,893 KRW 50,923,726
16
US$ 35,728 KRW 39,389,333
15
US$ 24,794 KRW 27,323,345
11
US$ 14,960 KRW 16,066,666
03
US$ 2,007 KRW 2,333,333
03

  SALARY BY GENDER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 52,434 KRW 57,560,643 61
US$ 37,825 KRW 40,333,333 03
US$ 44,835 KRW 49,578,477 15

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 73,610 KRW 80,700,000 09
US$ 41,307 KRW 45,337,570 25
US$ 53,100 KRW 58,390,174 41
US$ 22,520 KRW 24,680,000 03
US$ 44,617 KRW 48,100,000 01

Engineers & Technicians workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in South Korea. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses KRW 80,700,000. While Engineers & Technicians workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of KRW 24,680,000. This is 226.87% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 63,262 KRW 70,610,000 10
US$ 79,829 KRW 85,333,333 03
US$ 71,043 KRW 77,600,000 05
US$ 59,710 KRW 65,692,307 13
US$ 38,877 KRW 42,877,169 14
US$ 48,955 KRW 53,174,802 20
US$ 30,963 KRW 34,257,142 07
US$ 34,394 KRW 38,314,285 07

Engineers & Technicians workers in South Korea with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of KRW 85,333,333 compared to KRW 34,257,142 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 157.82%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 99,813 KRW 110,000,000 02
US$ 22,780 KRW 24,550,000 02
US$ 111,312 KRW 120,000,000 01
US$ 84,328 KRW 92,285,714 07
US$ 48,589 KRW 53,667,058 17
US$ 44,988 KRW 49,039,351 32
US$ 33,169 KRW 38,500,000 03
US$ 44,835 KRW 49,578,477 15
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  SALARY BY CAREER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 82,743 KRW 93,000,000 02
2. US$ 73,725 KRW 81,777,777 09
3. US$ 70,652 KRW 80,000,000 01
4. US$ 67,302 KRW 73,666,666 03
5. US$ 58,604 KRW 62,912,000 10
6. US$ 51,474 KRW 56,083,333 12
7. US$ 49,796 KRW 55,000,000 05
8. US$ 46,558 KRW 50,750,000 08
9. US$ 44,617 KRW 48,100,000 01
10. US$ 41,201 KRW 45,000,000 01
11. US$ 36,042 KRW 39,908,323 26
12. US$ 34,809 KRW 39,040,000 01

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In South Korea economy, Mechanical Engineer Lead is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of KRW 93,000,000. Engineering Manager and CNC Programmer follow, earning KRW 81,777,777 and KRW 80,000,000, respectively. Mechanical Technician earn a gross annual average of KRW 39,040,000, while Engineer earn KRW 39,908,323. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 137.71%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 51,228 KRW 56,323,813 62
US$ 46,672 KRW 50,661,538 13
US$ 59,243 KRW 66,000,000 02
US$ 41,549 KRW 46,600,000 02
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  SALARY BY CITY   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 70,020 KRW 77,500,000 03
2. US$ 56,760 KRW 61,000,000 02
3. US$ 50,472 KRW 55,692,399 53
4. US$ 49,441 KRW 53,937,925 10
5. US$ 41,599 KRW 45,000,000 04
6. US$ 28,011 KRW 30,000,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland US$ 102,408 CHF 97,599 90
2. Australia US$ 97,104 AU$ 109,316 202
3. United States US$ 83,458 US$ 83,458 929
4. Norway US$ 79,645 NOK 596,187 152
5. Germany US$ 71,338 EUR 59,068 314
6. Canada US$ 69,677 CA$ 76,107 353
7. United Kingdom US$ 67,472 GBP 45,982 241
8. France US$ 59,159 EUR 48,245 135
9. Finland US$ 57,663 EUR 47,199 72
10. Italy US$ 55,176 EUR 45,365 181

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(36/36)  TRANSPORTATION RESEARCHER


 Posted: 24 Sep 2020

Some College, 4-8 years: "Transportation research."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 3,000,000
US$ 2,579


(35/36)  DATA SCIENTIST


 Posted: 18 May 2020

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Data Science Machine Learning."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 90,000,000
US$ 77,367


(34/36)  RESEARCH ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "R&D for Li-ion batteries."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 110,000,000
US$ 94,559


(33/36)  NAVAL ARCHITECT


 Posted: 04 Dec 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Naval architect."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 20,000,000
US$ 18,857


(32/36)  RESEARCHER


 Posted: 28 Nov 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Its a research in engineering of machines."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 40,000,000
US$ 37,715


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(31/36)  SENIOR ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Mechanical design engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 96,000,000
US$ 90,516


(30/36)  ELECTRONIC ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Research and development and engineering testing of products, new product development."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 30,000,000
US$ 28,286


(29/36)  FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Maintenance, repair, installation."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 66,000,000
US$ 62,230


(28/36)  MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Making up the proposal for bidding."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 82,000,000
US$ 77,315


(27/36)  POST DOC


 Posted: 29 Aug 2019

Doctorate Degree, 1-2 years: "Post doctoral fellow in Andong National University."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 21,300,000
US$ 20,083


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(26/36)  RESEARCHER


 Posted: 29 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Research and development of weapon systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 56,500,000
US$ 53,272


(25/36)  SYSTEM ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Jul 2019

Some College, 2-4 years: "Architecture System and System Design."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 32,000,000
US$ 30,172


(24/36)  URBAN PLANNING


 Posted: 15 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Working in Overseas Business Department."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 65,000,000
US$ 61,287


(23/36)  MARINE ENGINEER.


 Posted: 27 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Operaiting machinery, maintaining machinery."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 49,000,000
US$ 46,201


(22/36)  PRINCIPLE


 Posted: 01 Jun 2019

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "Optical engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 110,000,000
US$ 103,716


(21/36)  SENIOR PROCESS ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Manage and lead capital project."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 146,000,000
US$ 137,659


(20/36)  ENGINEERING TEAM LEADER


 Posted: 15 May 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "System trouble shooting and leading the manufacture team."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 66,000,000
US$ 62,230


(19/36)  DRYDOCK SUPERINTENDENT


 Posted: 14 Apr 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Client rep to inspect Drydock Jobs of ship."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 55,000,000
US$ 51,858


(18/36)  HARDWARE


 Posted: 27 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Hardware design and testing."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 40,000,000
US$ 37,715


(17/36)  SCIENTIFIC SPECIALIST


 Posted: 15 Nov 2018

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Optimizing the fluorescence imaging system for its best performance and also make idea for point of care imaging system development."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 13,200,000
US$ 12,446


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(16/36)  ELECTRICAL


 Posted: 13 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Design and Engineering of Oil and gas."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 45,000,000
US$ 42,429


(15/36)  RELIABILITY ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Weibull analys is components."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 70,000,000
US$ 66,001


(14/36)  MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Mechanical Enigeer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 110,000,000
US$ 103,716


(13/36)  SCADA ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Automation and SCADA Engineer for renewable energy."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 40,000,000
US$ 37,715


(12/36)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 May 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "I am an engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 1,000,000
US$ 943


(11/36)  INSTRUMENT


 Posted: 06 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "DCS, ESD, VMS, AMS."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 60,000,000
US$ 56,572


(10/36)  WELDING ENGINEER


 Posted: 15 Mar 2018

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 24,000,000
US$ 22,629


(9/36)  OPTICAL ENGINEERING


 Posted: 20 Dec 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Developing optical devices, optomechanics, image processing, assembly."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 45,000,000
US$ 39,742


(8/36)  ASSISTANT


 Posted: 31 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Automobile industry manufacturing engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 65,000,000
US$ 57,405


(7/36)  FACILITY ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Building maintenance, electrical, mechanical and supervise vendors."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 30,000,000
US$ 26,495


(6/36)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 25 Sep 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Design and review for future infrastructure works."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 55,000,000
US$ 48,573


(5/36)  PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Renewable energy and environmental engineering professional engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 100,000,000
US$ 88,315


(4/36)  RESEARCH ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Jul 2017

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "Design and do research for chemical industries."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 55,000,000
US$ 48,573


(3/36)  CHEMICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "I had been roled as a Chemical engineer for 7 months."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 40,000,000
US$ 35,326


(2/36)  CHEMICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "I'm roled in chemical engineering for 7 months."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 40,000,000
US$ 35,326


(1/36)  FREELANCE PROGRAMMER


 Posted: 29 Jun 2017

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "I am a freelance programmer with 10 years of experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 80,000,000
US$ 70,652


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