IT & TELECOMMUNICATION SALARY IN SOUTH KOREA

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Average gross salary for IT & Telecommunication GROSS SALARY
KRW 65,022,144
Average gorss salary (USD) for IT & Telecommunication GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 59,383
Average net salary for IT & Telecommunication NET SALARY
KRW 52,517,303
The most typical salary for IT & Telecommunication MOST TYPICAL GROSS
KRW 38,202,877
  Updated: 11 Mar 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 19%
  Salary entries: 65

Average salary for IT & Telecommunication in South Korea is KRW 65,022,144.

Average take home earning is KRW 52,517,303 (Net).

The most typical salary is KRW 38,202,877 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
6 % KRW 147,500,000
15 % KRW 101,165,333
31 % KRW 82,282,666
63 % KRW 49,400,000
83 % KRW 38,202,877
95 % KRW 27,687,500
98 % KRW 17,600,000
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Software Developer KRW 73,546,320 US$ 66,934 25
IT Manager KRW 75,866,666 US$ 68,705 09
IT Project Manager KRW 69,511,111 US$ 64,471 09
C, C++ Developer KRW 35,625,000 US$ 32,650 04
Java Developer KRW 51,333,333 US$ 46,463 03
Web Developer KRW 27,244,383 US$ 24,731 03
Data Coordinator KRW 66,000,000 US$ 60,868 02
Lead Developer KRW 60,452,131 US$ 56,053 02
PHP Developer KRW 100,000,000 US$ 94,287 01
Robots Programmer KRW 100,000,000 US$ 91,842 01
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Seoul KRW 57,259,605 US$ 52,179 42
Suwon KRW 75,554,666 US$ 68,840 09
Busan KRW 42,000,000 US$ 38,699 04
Seongnam KRW 87,333,333 US$ 79,209 03
Daejeon KRW 114,500,000 US$ 106,374 02
Incheon KRW 59,600,000 US$ 55,833 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   IT & TELECOMMUNICATION   SOUTH KOREA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 274,673 KRW 300,000,000
01
US$ 208,180 KRW 230,000,000
01
US$ 137,928 KRW 147,500,000
02
US$ 92,216 KRW 101,165,333
06
US$ 84,858 KRW 90,000,000
01
US$ 74,920 KRW 82,282,666
09
US$ 65,855 KRW 71,900,000
05
US$ 52,128 KRW 56,638,000
07
US$ 44,554 KRW 49,400,000
09
US$ 34,888 KRW 38,202,877
13
US$ 24,821 KRW 27,687,500
08
US$ 16,037 KRW 17,600,000
02
US$ 9,429 KRW 10,000,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   IT & TELECOMMUNICATION   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 64,983 KRW 71,010,272 45
US$ 37,006 KRW 40,424,000 06
US$ 50,974 KRW 56,316,653 14

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   IT & TELECOMMUNICATION   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 94,287 KRW 100,000,000 01
US$ 63,691 KRW 70,118,011 22
US$ 58,157 KRW 63,354,952 39
US$ 41,650 KRW 50,000,000 01
US$ 27,321 KRW 31,500,000 02

IT & Telecommunication workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in South Korea. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses KRW 100,000,000. While IT & Telecommunication workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of KRW 31,500,000. This is 245.11% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   IT & TELECOMMUNICATION   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 108,654 KRW 116,250,000 04
US$ 99,939 KRW 109,466,666 06
US$ 65,958 KRW 71,571,428 07
US$ 65,573 KRW 72,254,447 14
US$ 50,412 KRW 55,952,444 18
US$ 37,358 KRW 40,800,000 09
US$ 28,898 KRW 31,104,735 07

IT & Telecommunication workers in South Korea with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of KRW 116,250,000 compared to KRW 31,104,735 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 275.99%.


  SALARY BY AGE   IT & TELECOMMUNICATION   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 136,716 KRW 145,000,000 01
US$ 64,246 KRW 69,933,333 03
US$ 81,445 KRW 89,625,000 12
US$ 66,422 KRW 72,838,521 12
US$ 47,747 KRW 52,165,250 16
US$ 34,204 KRW 36,600,000 05
US$ 53,727 KRW 58,000,000 02
US$ 50,974 KRW 56,316,653 14
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  SALARY BY CAREER   IT & TELECOMMUNICATION   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 94,287 KRW 100,000,000 01
2. US$ 91,842 KRW 100,000,000 01
3. US$ 72,136 KRW 78,544,000 01
4. US$ 68,705 KRW 75,866,666 09
5. US$ 66,934 KRW 73,546,320 25
6. US$ 66,621 KRW 77,500,000 01
7. US$ 64,471 KRW 69,511,111 09
8. US$ 60,868 KRW 66,000,000 02
9. US$ 56,053 KRW 60,452,131 02
10. US$ 46,463 KRW 51,333,333 03
11. US$ 32,650 KRW 35,625,000 04
12. US$ 31,115 KRW 33,000,000 01
13. US$ 27,154 KRW 30,000,000 01
14. US$ 24,731 KRW 27,244,383 03
15. US$ 17,379 KRW 19,200,000 01
16. US$ 9,429 KRW 10,000,000 01

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In South Korea economy, PHP Developer is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of KRW 100,000,000. Robots Programmer and IT Coordinator follow, earning KRW 100,000,000 and KRW 78,544,000, respectively. Python Developer earn a gross annual average of KRW 10,000,000, while Android Developer earn KRW 19,200,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 899.97%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   IT & TELECOMMUNICATION   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 61,387 KRW 67,222,207 44
US$ 42,990 KRW 46,678,875 14
US$ 79,573 KRW 87,879,714 07
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  SALARY BY CITY   IT & TELECOMMUNICATION   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 106,374 KRW 114,500,000 02
2. US$ 79,209 KRW 87,333,333 03
3. US$ 68,840 KRW 75,554,666 09
4. US$ 55,833 KRW 59,600,000 02
5. US$ 52,179 KRW 57,259,605 42
6. US$ 38,699 KRW 42,000,000 04

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    IT & TELECOMMUNICATION

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland US$ 130,792 CHF 125,607 164
2. Australia US$ 94,761 AU$ 108,350 297
3. United States US$ 89,859 US$ 89,859 1,465
4. Norway US$ 85,400 NOK 662,537 161
5. United Kingdom US$ 80,192 GBP 54,536 476
6. Germany US$ 75,171 EUR 62,429 484
7. Canada US$ 72,613 CA$ 82,291 410
8. Finland US$ 71,502 EUR 59,257 140
9. France US$ 64,228 EUR 52,366 174
10. South Korea US$ 59,383 KRW 65,022,144 65

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(18/18)  SENIOR BUSINESS ANALYST


 Posted: 11 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Senior Business Analyst."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 77,500,000
US$ 66,621


(17/18)  FRONT-END DEVELOPER


 Posted: 03 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Developing and maintaining software."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 40,000,000
US$ 37,715


(16/18)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 01 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Software Development, research, database..."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 23,000,000
US$ 21,686


(15/18)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Software Developer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 53,666,000
US$ 50,600


(14/18)  DATA LOCALIZATION SPECIALIST


 Posted: 20 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Translation german into korean."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 33,000,000
US$ 31,115


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(13/18)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 13 Feb 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "It project manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 70,000,000
US$ 66,001


(12/18)  MANAGER


 Posted: 28 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "IT Service Developer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 90,000,000
US$ 84,858


(11/18)  DEVELOPER


 Posted: 31 Oct 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Develop mobile and web application."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 36,000,000
US$ 33,943


(10/18)  IT MANAGER


 Posted: 23 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Manages SAP Systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 54,800,000
US$ 51,669


(9/18)  SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Feb 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Senior Software Engineer Senior Software Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 84,000,000
US$ 79,201


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(8/18)  DEVELOPER


 Posted: 02 Feb 2018

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Mid level Developer in korea, 1 year experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 10,000,000
US$ 9,429


(7/18)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Jan 2018

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "8 yr experience in different countries."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 100,000,000
US$ 94,287


(6/18)  SENIOR MANAGER


 Posted: 07 Jan 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Business project manager overseeing multiple projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 145,000,000
US$ 136,716


(5/18)  DIRECTOR


 Posted: 27 Dec 2017

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Managing IT busienss inclduing project management, resource management."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 85,000,000
US$ 75,068


(4/18)  SERVICE&BUSINESS DEVELOPER


 Posted: 28 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "I manage the whole project for ICT mobile application in terms of features, business model, schedule, etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 35,000,000
US$ 30,910


(3/18)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Oct 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Developed software in various devices."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 60,000,000
US$ 52,989


(2/18)  MOBILE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "I'm working on creating software for mobile platforms."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 50,000,000
US$ 44,158


(1/18)  IT MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Management around all ERP, BI, SAP Team management Project management Planning stragtegy."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 90,000,000
US$ 79,484


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