average salary in Japan JAPAN SALARY

Average gross salary for Japan GROSS SALARY
JPY 6,401,801
Average gorss salary (USD) for Japan GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 63,586
Average net salary for Japan NET SALARY
JPY 4,922,504
The most typical salary for Japan MOST TYPICAL GROSS
JPY 4,589,883
  Updated: 21 Apr 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 23%
  Salary entries: 735

Japan Earnings

Average salary in Japan is JPY 6,401,801.

Average take home earning is JPY 4,922,504 (Net).

The most typical salary is JPY 4,589,883 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (735 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
6 % JPY 13,860,600
12 % JPY 11,207,142
24 % JPY 8,850,149
52 % JPY 5,722,396
81 % JPY 3,749,467
91 % JPY 2,651,082
95 % JPY 1,485,109
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Software Developer JPY 6,146,000 US$ 57,810 30
Engineer JPY 5,112,355 US$ 48,926 24
Mechanical Engineer JPY 4,402,617 US$ 44,684 17
IT Manager JPY 12,535,642 US$ 119,104 14
General Manager JPY 12,954,307 US$ 125,658 13
Lead Developer JPY 6,079,324 US$ 60,604 13
Teacher JPY 3,687,384 US$ 35,368 13
Sales Manager JPY 8,666,666 US$ 94,783 12
IT Project Manager JPY 8,098,333 US$ 84,172 12
Research Engineer JPY 5,487,500 US$ 56,413 12
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Tokyo JPY 6,975,763 US$ 68,945 460
Osaka JPY 4,991,888 US$ 51,576 62
Yokohama JPY 6,083,387 US$ 61,431 49
Nagoya JPY 6,620,569 US$ 68,493 32
Kobe JPY 6,381,666 US$ 61,627 15
Fukuoka JPY 2,784,884 US$ 26,816 15
Saitama JPY 3,122,793 US$ 29,719 12
Chiba JPY 7,784,610 US$ 76,913 11

Salary entries from individual employees for Japan

Below is the list of 100 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(100/100)  FIELD APPLICATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Machine Learning, C++ Programming, Python Programming, C# Programming, Application Development, Computer Vision, Microcontrolers, Arm Processors."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,500,000
US$ 50,297


(99/100)  RECRUITMENT CONSULTANT


 Posted: 16 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Cold calling and match candidate with the job openings."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,000,000
US$ 36,579


(98/100)  OFFICE MANAGER


 Posted: 14 Apr 2020

High School, 12-16 years: "IT, Web Design, Accounting, Office Admin, Office Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,500,000
US$ 41,152


(97/100)  BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 12 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Responsible for translations multiple languages into English, Teaching Office staff English, Making Business plans for the company clients, Overseeing accounts for the company clients, Processing Visa applications."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 1,100,000
US$ 10,059


(96/100)  ASSISTANT PROFESSOR


 Posted: 07 Apr 2020

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Economics research and teaching."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,000,000
US$ 54,869


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(95/100)  ANALYST


 Posted: 02 Apr 2020

Bellow H. School, 1-2 years: "Business Consulting."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,000,000
US$ 54,869


(94/100)  QUALITY CONTROL


 Posted: 25 Mar 2020

Some College, 4-8 years: "N4 passer in japanese language."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 200,000
US$ 1,829


(93/100)  SENIOR DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Electrical harness design for MRJ and Airbus."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,000,000
US$ 82,304


(92/100)  GENERAL AFFAIRS


 Posted: 10 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "General affairs."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,500,000
US$ 59,442


(91/100)  GENERAL MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Project management in architecture field is my speciality."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,900,000
US$ 63,100


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(90/100)  3DCG DESIGNER


 Posted: 24 Feb 2020

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "MAYA,C4D,Adobe master collection experd."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 2,400,000
US$ 21,948


(89/100)  SENIOR ENG


 Posted: 20 Feb 2020

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


(88/100)  DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Digital MArketings."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,639,078
US$ 69,858


(87/100)  WAREHOUSE ASSOCIATE


 Posted: 06 Feb 2020

High School, 1-2 years: "Forklift work, warehouse work, transporting crates and items."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,180,000
US$ 29,081


(86/100)  PURCHASING LEADER


 Posted: 06 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Improving cost."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,000,000
US$ 82,304


(85/100)  FOUNDER & CEO


 Posted: 05 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Entrepreneurship."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 12,000,000
US$ 109,738


(84/100)  R&D SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "ADAS verification engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,700,000
US$ 61,271


(83/100)  POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER


 Posted: 15 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


(82/100)  BRAND MANAGER


 Posted: 14 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "PR strategies pianification, brand management, events management, international relations."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,360,000
US$ 30,727


(81/100)  DEVOPS ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Java, Spring Boot, Spring MVC, DevOps and Java Frameworks."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,289,888
US$ 48,375


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(80/100)  JAVA LEAD


 Posted: 09 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Java, Spring Boot, Spring MVC, DevOps and Java Releated Framework."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,289,888
US$ 48,375


(79/100)  TEAMCENTER UNIFIED DEVELOPER


 Posted: 03 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I have 6.5 years of experience in Teamcenter implementation."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,700,000
US$ 52,126


(78/100)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Do software and ML development."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,000,000
US$ 26,603


(77/100)  CORPORATE PLANNER


 Posted: 04 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Planning the company budget, prospect profits and planning for new business overseas."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,800,000
US$ 42,564


(76/100)  EMBEDDED SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 03 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Works in AUTOSAR."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,500,000
US$ 57,639


(75/100)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Software development engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 8,500,000
US$ 75,374


(74/100)  GLOBAL HUMAN RESOURCE COORDINATOR


 Posted: 13 Nov 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Manage all the issues regarding the Japanese expatriates and the foreign trainees coming to Japan."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,699,200
US$ 32,803


(73/100)  SENIOR ASSOCIATE


 Posted: 06 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Management Consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 8,000,000
US$ 70,940


(72/100)  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


(71/100)  HUMAN RESOURCE


 Posted: 19 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "HRBP for power business."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 10,000,000
US$ 88,675


(70/100)  ADMINISTRATION


 Posted: 13 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Administration of international trainings."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,600,000
US$ 31,923


(69/100)  FIELD MONITORING SPECIALIST


 Posted: 13 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Field monitoring."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 2,000,000
US$ 17,735


(68/100)  DATA ANALYST


 Posted: 08 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Preparing Dashboards Writing SQL queries Automations."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,000,000
US$ 44,338


(67/100)  SENIOR ASSOCIATE SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Senior Associate Software Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,000,000
US$ 53,205


(66/100)  CEO ASSISTANT


 Posted: 29 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Support the goals of the CEO in a wide range of tasks from administrative work, to marketing activities to recruitment."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,800,000
US$ 42,564


(65/100)  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


(64/100)  ASSISTANT LANGUAGE TEACHER


 Posted: 26 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I teach English to children."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 2,600,000
US$ 23,056


(63/100)  EDUCATIONAL CONTENT COORDINATOR


 Posted: 25 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "I make content for students living in Japan that would like to go abroad for university (TOEFL, IELTS, and other entrance exam related content)."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,300,000
US$ 46,998


(62/100)  MACHINE LEARNING ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Machine learning engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,000,000
US$ 62,073


(61/100)  R&D PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Develop and deliver the software features to telecom carriers."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 12,000,000
US$ 106,410


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(60/100)  SENIOR MANAGER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Tax consultancy."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 15,000,000
US$ 133,013


(59/100)  IT SECURITY COMPLIANCE ANALYST


 Posted: 06 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "IT Security Compliance Analyst."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 11,000,000
US$ 97,543


(58/100)  CHIEF INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Chief Information Security Manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 30,000,000
US$ 266,026


(57/100)  RESEARCHER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Develop economic database."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,500,000
US$ 48,771


(56/100)  ASSISTANT PROFESSOR


 Posted: 02 Sep 2019

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Research & Development."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,000,000
US$ 53,205


(55/100)  GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE


 Posted: 01 Sep 2019

Some College, 8-12 years: "To make a popular Renewable energy and low carbon life."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,000,000
US$ 44,338


(54/100)  CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Aug 2019

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


(53/100)  RUGBY COACH


 Posted: 25 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Professional Rugby Coach."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 21,600,000
US$ 191,539


(52/100)  ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 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


(51/100)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 23 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Planning and project co-ordination."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,000,000
US$ 79,808


(50/100)  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


(49/100)  OFFICIAL


 Posted: 14 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Diplomatic services."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,000,000
US$ 62,073


(48/100)  UNITY PROGRAMMER


 Posted: 10 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Implement things in Unity."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,600,000
US$ 31,923


(47/100)  DIRECTOR OF SOFTWARE


 Posted: 09 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Leading a small team of developers."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 70,000
US$ 621


(46/100)  INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ADVISOR


 Posted: 05 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Advisory Services to clients seeking overseas business expansion."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,000,000
US$ 53,205


(45/100)  DATA CENTER ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Data infrastructure operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,200,000
US$ 46,111


(44/100)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 02 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "HCM Peoplesoft Consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,000,000
US$ 79,808


(43/100)  SALES SUPPORT


 Posted: 01 Aug 2019

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


(42/100)  APPLICATIONS SPECIALIST


 Posted: 29 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Sales support, customer reserarch and applications."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,560,000
US$ 40,436


(41/100)  ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGER


 Posted: 24 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Build up the business scheme, administration work, plan the business strategy etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,000,000
US$ 44,338


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(40/100)  WEB ENDGINEER


 Posted: 20 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: ".NET Programmer."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,900,000
US$ 61,186


(39/100)  SENIOR ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Windows Software Programming."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,000,000
US$ 62,073


(38/100)  COUNTRY MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "P&L Management Marketing and Sales People Management Operations Management Business Development."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 15,000,000
US$ 133,013


(37/100)  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


(36/100)  OPERATOR


 Posted: 17 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Server Administration (Linux, Windows) and Network Administration(Cisco)."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,000,000
US$ 35,470


(35/100)  LEAD DEVELOPER


 Posted: 13 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Lead developer of small team."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,500,000
US$ 66,506


(34/100)  BRAND MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Taking care of cosmetic brand relating distribution, sales and marketing."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,000,000
US$ 62,073


(33/100)  DIRECTOR OF FINANCE


 Posted: 06 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Manage finance department with analysis and reporting."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 11,000,000
US$ 97,543


(32/100)  CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER


 Posted: 06 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Managing various IT resources of companies."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 18,000,000
US$ 159,615


(31/100)  CAD ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Jul 2019

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


(30/100)  SPECIALIST


 Posted: 02 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Backend Blockchain."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 6,600,000
US$ 58,526


(29/100)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 28 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Managing multiple teams working on an acquisition project. Adept at Project Management tools like PMx, JIRA etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,200,000
US$ 63,846


(28/100)  HR GENERALIST


 Posted: 27 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Generalist of HR works."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,000,000
US$ 44,338


(27/100)  AVP BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT


 Posted: 27 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Digital / IT / OT solutions and services to many verticals."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 14,000,000
US$ 124,145


(26/100)  FINANCIAL PLANNING ANALYST


 Posted: 25 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Financial Planning Analyst for International business."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,000,000
US$ 79,808


(25/100)  REGIONAL PLANNER


 Posted: 25 Jun 2019

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


(24/100)  PROJECT COORDINATION


 Posted: 24 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "I work for engineering company related oil and gas services."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,000,000
US$ 44,338


(23/100)  HR OPERATOR


 Posted: 24 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage schedule for an interview, screening CV, give the advice to improve CV, Relocation package explanation, present clients in Tokyo, etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,500,000
US$ 31,036


(22/100)  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


(21/100)  POSTDOC


 Posted: 20 Jun 2019

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "Post doctor candidate."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,240,000
US$ 28,731


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(20/100)  COORDINATOR


 Posted: 19 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Manage other teachers and make curriculum."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,500,000
US$ 66,506


(19/100)  THE MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "I graduated from university."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 220,000
US$ 1,951


(18/100)  IT ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 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


(17/100)  PREFECTURAL ADVISOR


 Posted: 02 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I manage and supervisor JET participants from multiple countries."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 360,000
US$ 3,192


(16/100)  DEPUTY DIRECTOR


 Posted: 30 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "To Assist Director of Division."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 10,000,000
US$ 88,675


(15/100)  .NET DEVELOPER


 Posted: 30 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "C# .net oracle entity framework."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,000,000
US$ 26,603


(14/100)  UX DESIGNER


 Posted: 29 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "User Experience Design."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,800,000
US$ 33,697


(13/100)  OWNER OF THE BUSINESS


 Posted: 24 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Monitor the business and outcome from prints."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,950,000
US$ 88,232


(12/100)  SENIOR MANAGER


 Posted: 24 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Accounting & finance of Japan entity."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,000,000
US$ 62,073


(11/100)  DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL DIVISION


 Posted: 17 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Overseas operations of international marketing and sales."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 10,000,000
US$ 88,675


(10/100)  ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHER


 Posted: 14 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Educate kids using English as the medium."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,620,000
US$ 40,968


(9/100)  RISK ADVISOR


 Posted: 12 May 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Focus on M&A advisory, now focus on risk aspects."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 12,500,000
US$ 110,844


(8/100)  CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER


 Posted: 08 May 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage IT security, development team, desktop support team."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,524,000
US$ 66,719


(7/100)  POWER PLANT


 Posted: 08 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "BOP lead engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 5,100,000
US$ 45,224


(6/100)  RESEARCHER


 Posted: 02 May 2019

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "Ecvt researcher."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,344,000
US$ 38,521


(5/100)  BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 02 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Build new strategic contracts/partnerships with several hotel chains. Develop and maintain outstanding relationships with current suppliers. Research current market status, travelling trends or comparing competitors' products."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,600,000
US$ 31,923


(4/100)  MAINTENANCE CENTER MANAGER


 Posted: 06 Apr 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "To support all japanese customer powered by my company engines."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 15,000,000
US$ 133,013


(3/100)  RESEARCH ASSOCIATE


 Posted: 06 Apr 2019

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "I am a PhD in Chemistry and having about the 4-year experience in a chemical laboratory."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 3,720,000
US$ 32,987


(2/100)  REGIONAL MANAGER


 Posted: 05 Apr 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Operational training and suport."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 8,600,000
US$ 76,261


(1/100)  DIRECTOR


 Posted: 04 Apr 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Marketing research of domestic and global market."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,900,000
US$ 43,451


  ECONOMY   JAPAN

Average income for Computer engineers/developers is around 4,500,000 JPY per year. Experienced Junior Software developers earn around 6,500,000 JPY or more. IT Project Managers receive annual salary of around 8,800,000 JPY. English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) earn around 3,800,000 JPY on average per year.

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  SALARY BY LEVEL    JAPAN

Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 273,510 JPY 25,657,500
14
205K US$ 209,829 JPY 17,200,000
01
195K US$ 193,696 JPY 20,533,333
03
185K US$ 182,990 JPY 15,000,000
03
175K US$ 175,526 JPY 18,000,000
04
165K US$ 162,842 JPY 15,633,333
03
155K US$ 155,080 JPY 16,064,875
08
145K US$ 145,621 JPY 13,860,600
10
135K US$ 133,811 JPY 13,719,090
11
125K US$ 124,422 JPY 11,207,142
14
115K US$ 115,131 JPY 11,964,285
14
105K US$ 105,291 JPY 10,468,627
29
95K US$ 96,006 JPY 9,188,224
20
85K US$ 85,762 JPY 8,850,149
39
75K US$ 75,674 JPY 7,558,756
56
65K US$ 64,452 JPY 6,686,635
79
55K US$ 54,799 JPY 5,722,396
75
45K US$ 45,125 JPY 4,589,883
113
35K US$ 35,407 JPY 3,749,467
97
25K US$ 25,392 JPY 2,651,082
74
15K US$ 14,830 JPY 1,485,109
34
Less US$ 5,270 JPY 550,882
34

  SALARY BY GENDER    JAPAN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 67,061 JPY 7,125,283 427
Women US$ 44,203 JPY 4,720,671 165
N/A US$ 75,575 JPY 6,181,237 143

  SALARY BY EDUCATION    JAPAN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 69,230 JPY 6,793,340 50
Masters Degree US$ 70,066 JPY 7,117,399 220
Bachelors Degree US$ 61,981 JPY 6,304,221 375
Some College US$ 56,130 JPY 5,190,522 56
High School US$ 43,606 JPY 4,342,984 29
Bellow H. School US$ 41,768 JPY 3,826,000 05

Workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Japan. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses JPY 7,117,399. While Workers with Bellow H. School education earn the least, with an average gross income of JPY 3,826,000. This is 67.75% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE    JAPAN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 102,940 JPY 10,682,831 74
16-20 Years US$ 102,495 JPY 10,388,204 44
12-16 Years US$ 81,463 JPY 8,237,670 84
8-12 Years US$ 72,611 JPY 7,192,115 137
4-8 Years US$ 55,910 JPY 5,601,323 152
2-4 Years US$ 43,772 JPY 4,373,163 107
1-2 Years US$ 36,375 JPY 3,692,638 51
0-1 Year US$ 32,336 JPY 3,171,803 86

Workers in Japan with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of JPY 10,682,831 compared to JPY 3,171,803 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 218.34%.


  SALARY BY AGE    JAPAN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
69-74 US$ 42,846 JPY 4,000,000 01
63-68 US$ 62,073 JPY 7,000,000 01
57-62 US$ 82,306 JPY 8,744,469 12
51-56 US$ 114,923 JPY 11,972,250 24
45-50 US$ 82,791 JPY 8,734,269 44
39-44 US$ 95,514 JPY 10,351,723 65
33-38 US$ 67,010 JPY 7,064,920 137
27-32 US$ 48,229 JPY 5,153,228 183
22-26 US$ 36,494 JPY 3,886,396 107
16-21 US$ 17,529 JPY 1,899,452 18
N/A US$ 75,575 JPY 6,181,237 143
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  SALARY BY FIELD    JAPAN

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Finance & Banking US$ 98,363 JPY 9,339,437 27
2. Management & Business US$ 93,574 JPY 9,475,052 82
3. Public Sector US$ 87,636 JPY 8,027,777 09
4. Aviation & Shipping US$ 74,322 JPY 7,376,962 11
5. IT & Telecommunication US$ 69,020 JPY 7,149,065 96
6. IT & Telecommunication II US$ 67,328 JPY 6,383,679 46
7. Human Resources US$ 67,170 JPY 6,872,177 18
8. Law US$ 66,252 JPY 6,760,000 08
9. Marketing, Sales, Purchase US$ 65,008 JPY 6,335,603 57
10. Accounting & Administration US$ 64,862 JPY 6,572,236 36
11. Engineers & Technicians II US$ 63,204 JPY 5,611,428 07
12. Engineers & Technicians III US$ 62,574 JPY 5,928,333 06
13. Logistics, Road, Railway US$ 61,599 JPY 6,464,444 09
14. Automobile US$ 57,770 JPY 5,740,232 09
15. Hotels & Tourism US$ 56,175 JPY 5,904,714 14
16. Engineers & Technicians US$ 55,002 JPY 5,670,776 84
17. Salesmen & Saleswomen US$ 52,614 JPY 5,342,231 20
18. Engineers & Technicians IV US$ 50,389 JPY 5,746,666 06
19. Properties & Real Estates US$ 48,479 JPY 4,470,000 04
20. Education & University US$ 46,426 JPY 4,579,956 73
21. Architect Constructions US$ 45,940 JPY 5,047,500 08
22. Customer Services US$ 44,372 JPY 4,733,333 06
23. Construction & Labor Workers US$ 43,496 JPY 4,341,750 08
24. Organization & Coordination US$ 42,659 JPY 4,619,538 13
25. Health Care & Medical II US$ 41,036 JPY 3,895,138 08
26. Engineers & Technicians V US$ 39,575 JPY 4,195,000 08
27. Media US$ 38,532 JPY 4,063,866 15
28. Making Design US$ 38,271 JPY 3,613,061 09
29. Manufacturing & Labor Workers US$ 37,316 JPY 3,633,428 07
30. Restaurants, Inns, Pubs US$ 15,156 JPY 1,470,681 09

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Average salaries in Japan can vary greatly based on a career field. Finance & Banking enjoy the highest gross average salaries (JPY 9,339,437), followed by Management & Business (JPY 9,475,052), and Public Sector (JPY 8,027,777). Lower average gross salaries in the Japan are earned by those in Restaurants, Inns, Pubs (JPY 1,470,681) and those in Manufacturing & Labor Workers positions (JPY 3,633,428). The difference between the most paid and the lowest paid fields is 549.00%.


  SALARY BY CAREER    JAPAN

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Director US$ 150,827 JPY 15,271,000 10
2. General Manager US$ 125,658 JPY 12,954,307 13
3. Financial Analyst US$ 123,879 JPY 10,766,666 06
4. IT Manager US$ 119,104 JPY 12,535,642 14
5. Manager US$ 101,766 JPY 10,094,231 11
6. Engineering Manager US$ 97,821 JPY 10,487,623 08
7. Human Resources Manager US$ 95,962 JPY 9,512,500 08
8. Sales Manager US$ 94,783 JPY 8,666,666 12
9. Other Finance Career US$ 94,523 JPY 10,300,000 05
10. University Professor US$ 92,875 JPY 8,921,428 07
11. IT Project Manager US$ 84,172 JPY 8,098,333 12
12. Marketing Manager US$ 73,974 JPY 7,616,558 06
13. Project Manager US$ 65,156 JPY 6,096,931 11
14. Lead Developer US$ 60,604 JPY 6,079,324 13
15. English Teacher US$ 58,334 JPY 5,488,732 07
16. Software Engineer US$ 58,320 JPY 5,598,988 10
17. Software Developer US$ 57,810 JPY 6,146,000 30
18. Research Engineer US$ 56,413 JPY 5,487,500 12
19. Other Automobile Career US$ 52,825 JPY 5,510,348 06
20. University Professor Assistant US$ 50,333 JPY 4,728,777 09
21. Engineer US$ 48,926 JPY 5,112,355 24
22. Other Management Career US$ 46,784 JPY 4,877,500 08
23. Mechanical Engineer US$ 44,684 JPY 4,402,617 17
24. Other Engineer Career US$ 37,271 JPY 4,051,428 07
25. Teacher US$ 35,368 JPY 3,687,384 13
26. Languages Teacher US$ 34,410 JPY 3,614,285 07
27. Other Education Career US$ 31,301 JPY 3,176,400 10
28. Marketing US$ 29,790 JPY 3,183,333 06
29. Tourism and Travel US$ 29,722 JPY 3,282,857 07
30. Waiter or Waitress US$ 14,320 JPY 1,290,000 06

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In Japan economy, Director is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of JPY 15,271,000. General Manager and Financial Analyst follow, earning JPY 12,954,307 and JPY 10,766,666, respectively. Waiter or Waitress earn a gross annual average of JPY 1,290,000, while Tourism and Travel earn JPY 3,282,857. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 953.26%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE    JAPAN

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 69,384 JPY 6,945,175 554
Contract US$ 51,234 JPY 5,287,060 131
Self Employed US$ 55,359 JPY 5,860,000 15
Part Time US$ 21,580 JPY 2,205,478 35
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  SALARY BY CITY    JAPAN

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Shizuoka US$ 79,310 JPY 8,906,500 02
2. Chiba US$ 76,913 JPY 7,784,610 11
3. Kawasaki US$ 69,706 JPY 6,564,000 05
4. Tokyo US$ 68,945 JPY 6,975,763 460
5. Nagoya US$ 68,493 JPY 6,620,569 32
6. Kobe US$ 61,627 JPY 6,381,666 15
7. Yokohama US$ 61,431 JPY 6,083,387 49
8. Kyoto US$ 59,698 JPY 5,909,150 08
9. Sapporo US$ 55,841 JPY 5,861,666 06
10. Niigata US$ 55,583 JPY 4,975,000 04
11. Hamamatsu US$ 53,118 JPY 5,250,000 06
12. Osaka US$ 51,576 JPY 4,991,888 62
13. Sendai US$ 49,484 JPY 4,800,000 02
14. Sagamihara US$ 44,048 JPY 4,700,000 02
15. Hiroshima US$ 39,199 JPY 4,227,309 05
16. Ota US$ 37,388 JPY 3,833,333 03
17. Saitama US$ 29,719 JPY 3,122,793 12
18. Fukuoka US$ 26,816 JPY 2,784,884 15

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    JAPAN

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia US$ 88,017 AU$ 99,273 3,052
2. United States United States US$ 81,499 US$ 81,499 19,889
3. Germany Germany US$ 76,524 EUR 62,055 2,426
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom US$ 73,220 GBP 49,632 4,496
5. Japan Japan US$ 63,586 JPY 6,401,801 735
6. Mexico Mexico US$ 46,880 MXN 784,739 618
7. Russia Russia US$ 40,695 RUB 1,775,973 1,033
8. Malaysia Malaysia US$ 29,127 MYR 103,689 6,539
9. Indonesia Indonesia US$ 27,034 IDR 325,164,376 1,909

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