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4.6 MYR = 1 USD

159,216 MYR

$34,650 USD

55,140 MYR

$12,000 USD

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Average Salary / Kuala Lumpur

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Average salary in Kuala Lumpur is 159,216 MYR per year. The most typical earning is 55,140 MYR. All data are based on 3,905 salary surveys. Salaries are different between men and women. Men receive an average salary of 183,800 MYR. Women receive a salary of 121,767 MYR.

The most paid careers are Military with average income 581,727 MYR and Engineers & Technicians III with income 263,293 MYR.

Based on education, the highest salaries receive people with Doctorate Degree with salary of 227,912 MYR. The second most paid education level is Masters Degree with salary of 215,046 MYR.

Different experiences affect earning as well. People with 20+ Years of experience receive salary of 327,623 MYR. Employees with 16-20 Years of experience receive 267,429 MYR.

Levels / Kuala Lumpur (Gross MYR)

Salary Levels (MYR) per Year Surveys [%]
13,800 MYR - 22,999 MYR
1 100%
0.03%
23,000 MYR - 45,899 MYR
433 99.97%
11.09%
THE MOST TYPICAL SALARY
46,000 MYR - 68,899 MYR
622 88.89%
15.93%
68,900 MYR - 91,899 MYR
596 72.96%
15.26%
91,900 MYR - 114,899 MYR
442 57.7%
11.32%
114,900 MYR - 137,799 MYR
356 46.38%
9.12%
137,900 MYR - 160,799 MYR
281 37.26%
7.2%
160,800 MYR - 183,799 MYR
206 30.06%
5.28%
183,800 MYR - 206,799 MYR
128 24.79%
3.28%
206,800 MYR - 229,699 MYR
147 21.51%
3.76%
229,800 MYR - 252,699 MYR
83 17.75%
2.13%
252,700 MYR - 275,699 MYR
90 15.62%
2.3%
275,700 MYR - 298,699 MYR
73 13.32%
1.87%
298,700 MYR - 321,599 MYR
50 11.45%
1.28%
321,700 MYR - 344,599 MYR
58 10.17%
1.49%
344,600 MYR - 367,599 MYR
44 8.68%
1.13%
367,600 MYR - 390,599 MYR
30 7.55%
0.77%
390,600 MYR - 413,499 MYR
21 6.79%
0.54%
413,600 MYR - 436,499 MYR
24 6.25%
0.61%
436,500 MYR - 459,499 MYR
31 5.63%
0.79%
459,500 MYR - 482,499 MYR
8 4.84%
0.2%
482,500 MYR - 505,399 MYR
11 4.64%
0.28%
505,500 MYR - 528,399 MYR
16 4.35%
0.41%
528,400 MYR - 551,399 MYR
13 3.94%
0.33%
551,400 MYR - 574,399 MYR
13 3.61%
0.33%
574,400 MYR - 597,299 MYR
6 3.28%
0.15%
597,400 MYR - 620,299 MYR
5 3.12%
0.13%
620,300 MYR - 643,299 MYR
9 3%
0.23%
643,300 MYR - 666,299 MYR
7 2.77%
0.18%
666,300 MYR - 689,199 MYR
12 2.59%
0.31%
HIGH SALARIES
689,300 MYR - 735,199 MYR
13 2.28%
0.33%
735,200 MYR - 781,099 MYR
20 1.95%
0.51%
781,200 MYR - 827,099 MYR
6 1.43%
0.15%
827,100 MYR - 872,999 MYR
8 1.28%
0.2%
873,100 MYR - 918,999 MYR
9 1.08%
0.23%
919,000 MYR - 964,899 MYR
5 0.85%
0.13%
965,000 MYR - 1,010,899 MYR
4 0.72%
0.1%
1,010,900 MYR - 1,056,799 MYR
3 0.61%
0.08%
1,056,900 MYR - 1,102,799 MYR
2 0.54%
0.05%
1,102,800 MYR - 1,148,699 MYR
7 0.49%
0.18%
1,148,800 MYR - 1,608,299 MYR
12 0.31%
0.31%
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Gender / Kuala Lumpur (Gross MYR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Men 2,173 183,800 MYR
2 Women 1,227 121,767 MYR

Education / Kuala Lumpur (Gross MYR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Doctorate Degree 84 227,912 MYR
2 Masters Degree 762 215,046 MYR
3 Bachelors Degree 2,554 146,580 MYR
4 Some College 363 129,119 MYR
5 Bellow H. School 21 128,200 MYR
6 High School 121 118,091 MYR

Experience / Kuala Lumpur (Gross MYR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 20+ Years 353 327,623 MYR
2 16-20 Years 271 267,429 MYR
3 12-16 Years 437 217,803 MYR
4 8-12 Years 763 175,529 MYR
5 4-8 Years 861 124,065 MYR
6 2-4 Years 562 90,062 MYR
7 1-2 Years 316 75,817 MYR
8 0-1 Year 342 68,006 MYR

Age / Kuala Lumpur (Gross MYR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 66-70 2 851,913 MYR
2 61-65 7 489,367 MYR
3 56-60 25 387,358 MYR
4 46-50 159 384,601 MYR
5 51-55 79 343,246 MYR
6 41-45 297 261,915 MYR
7 36-40 517 206,775 MYR
8 31-35 779 153,473 MYR
9 n/a 506 145,661 MYR
10 76-99 2 121,308 MYR
11 26-30 1,026 100,630 MYR
12 14-20 27 99,252 MYR
13 21-25 479 71,682 MYR

Work Type / Kuala Lumpur (Gross MYR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Self Employed 122 209,072 MYR
2 Contract 372 178,286 MYR
3 Permanent 3,336 156,689 MYR
4 Part Time 75 95,116 MYR

Career Groups / Kuala Lumpur (Gross MYR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Military 2 581,727 MYR
2 Engineers & Technicians III 56 263,293 MYR
3 Management & Business 478 262,374 MYR
4 Engineers & Technicians V 29 235,264 MYR
5 Engineers & Technicians IV 25 213,667 MYR
6 Aviation & Shipping 28 204,477 MYR
7 Finance & Banking 392 181,962 MYR
8 Health Care & Medical 50 179,664 MYR
9 Law 132 177,367 MYR
10 IT & Programming 412 151,175 MYR
11 Logistics, Road, Railway 27 150,716 MYR
12 Marketing, Sales, Purchase 335 149,797 MYR
13 Properties & Real Estates 66 146,580 MYR
14 IT & Programming II 248 145,202 MYR
15 Media 39 143,364 MYR
16 Sports & Recreation 6 139,688 MYR
17 Engineers & Technicians 229 138,309 MYR
18 Manufacturing & Labor Workers 25 137,850 MYR
19 Construction & Labor Workers 60 135,552 MYR
20 Hotels & Tourism 39 135,093 MYR
21 Organization & Coordination 37 134,633 MYR
22 Insurance 95 130,498 MYR
23 Engineers & Technicians II 9 127,281 MYR
24 Arts, Culture, Performance 11 125,443 MYR
25 Human Resources 276 124,984 MYR
26 Automobile 22 123,146 MYR
27 Geography & Geodesy 4 120,389 MYR
28 Education & University 157 118,551 MYR
29 Customer Services 82 118,091 MYR
30 Salesmen & Saleswomen 38 115,794 MYR
31 Accounting & Administration 270 110,739 MYR
32 Architect Constructions 55 104,306 MYR
33 Health Care & Medical II 57 102,468 MYR
34 Public Sector 25 99,711 MYR
35 Security & Fireguard 10 96,035 MYR
36 Restaurants, Inns, Pubs 23 92,359 MYR
37 Agriculture & Fishing 6 88,683 MYR
38 Making Design 44 87,305 MYR
39 Fashion 6 46,869 MYR

Careers / Kuala Lumpur (Gross MYR)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 CEO 22 516,018 MYR
2 Director 67 424,578 MYR
3 General Manager 63 394,710 MYR
4 Business Manager 27 290,404 MYR
5 Finance Manager 45 282,133 MYR
6 Other Engineer Career 28 241,697 MYR
7 Corporate Counsel Lawyer 44 228,831 MYR
8 Oil & Gas Engineer 46 218,262 MYR
9 Project Manager 40 215,965 MYR
10 Manager 69 215,046 MYR
11 Risk Manager 22 212,289 MYR
12 IT Manager 74 209,991 MYR
13 Sales Manager 61 201,720 MYR
14 Business Development Manager 40 199,423 MYR
15 Bank Manager 35 198,504 MYR
16 SAP Consulting 30 194,828 MYR
17 Operations Manager 20 189,314 MYR
18 IT Project Manager 73 180,124 MYR
19 Lead Developer 32 176,907 MYR
20 Engineering Manager 29 176,448 MYR
21 Human Resources Manager 112 175,988 MYR
22 Other Property Career 32 171,393 MYR
23 Advertising 19 170,015 MYR
24 Chartered Accountant 22 169,096 MYR
25 Market Research 19 159,446 MYR
26 Marketing Manager 56 158,527 MYR
27 Risk Analyst 22 157,608 MYR
28 Other Finance Career 106 155,770 MYR
29 Doctor 19 144,742 MYR
30 Lawyer 59 136,471 MYR
31 Other Marketing Career 22 130,957 MYR
32 Civil Engineer 18 130,957 MYR
33 Other IT Career 46 128,660 MYR
34 Engineer 106 128,200 MYR
35 Banks 45 128,200 MYR
36 Lecturer 64 124,524 MYR
37 IT Coordinator 25 123,146 MYR
38 Financial Analyst 48 122,686 MYR
39 Other Management Career 42 122,686 MYR
40 Senior Accountant 22 121,767 MYR
41 System Analyst 29 118,551 MYR
42 Software Engineer 41 115,794 MYR
43 Account Manager 21 112,118 MYR
44 Other Insurance Career 18 111,199 MYR
45 Mechanical Engineer 33 110,280 MYR
46 Other Human Resource Career 45 103,847 MYR
47 Architect 37 100,630 MYR
48 Software Developer 101 97,414 MYR
49 Human Resource Hunter 23 95,116 MYR
50 Accountant 28 94,197 MYR
51 Human Resource 64 91,900 MYR
52 .NET Developer 19 90,981 MYR
53 Sales Executives 19 86,386 MYR
54 Assistant Manager 22 83,629 MYR
55 Call Center 27 71,222 MYR
56 Accountant Executive 33 63,870 MYR
57 Marketing Executive 30 62,951 MYR
58 Human Resource Administrator 22 59,735 MYR

People's individual salary examples (surveys)

Admin Executive
Posted 11 January 2024
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Some College 8-12 Years Advanced 84,000 MYR

Assistant General Manager
Posted 10 January 2024
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 16-20 Years Intermediate 150,000 MYR

Treasury
Posted 10 January 2024
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced 282,000 MYR

General Manager
Posted 16 November 2023
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur High School 16-20 Years Advanced 402,900 MYR

Executive
Posted 20 July 2023
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate 42,200 MYR

Applications Manager
Posted 20 July 2023
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 8-12 Years Expert 240,900 MYR

Compensation And Benefits
Posted 20 July 2023
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 120,500 MYR

Hr Manager
Posted 16 July 2023
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert 160,600 MYR

Assistant Hr Manager
Posted 12 July 2023
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Intermediate 60,200 MYR

Programmes Director At A Nonprofit
Posted 12 July 2023
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 84,300 MYR

Accounting
Posted 18 May 2023
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Some College 0-1 Year Basic 206,000 MYR

Risk Management
Posted 28 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Intermediate 59,700 MYR

Digital Marketing
Posted 14 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate 92,200 MYR

Service Manager
Posted 05 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 122,900 MYR

Executive Vice President
Posted 04 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 12-16 Years Advanced 289,000 MYR

Sales
Posted 31 August 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate 74,400 MYR

Talent Acquisition Manager
Posted 27 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Advanced 207,800 MYR

Manager - Compensation & Benefits
Posted 25 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Intermediate 117,700 MYR

Assistant Hr Manager
Posted 20 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Intermediate 93,000 MYR

Senior Accountant
Posted 20 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate 55,800 MYR

Project Analyst
Posted 20 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate 57,600 MYR

Sap Senior Consultant
Posted 19 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Intermediate 225,200 MYR

Assistant Manager, Human Resource
Posted 17 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 55,800 MYR

Programer
Posted 15 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Advanced 50,100 MYR

Business Analyst
Posted 13 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate 62,600 MYR

Assistant Manager Of Hr & Admin
Posted 12 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate 81,400 MYR

Senior Electrical Designer
Posted 12 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years Expert 243,300 MYR

Senior Consultant
Posted 11 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 175,300 MYR

Marketing Executive
Posted 11 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Some College 4-8 Years Intermediate 50,100 MYR

Manager, Administration
Posted 16 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 16-20 Years Advanced 164,000 MYR

Associate Director
Posted 15 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 16-20 Years Expert 201,800 MYR

Customer Service Executive
Posted 13 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur High School 2-4 Years Advanced 50,200 MYR

Resident Engineer
Posted 12 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Intermediate 119,800 MYR

Ap Accountant
Posted 12 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate 124,000 MYR

Associate Principal - Sales Performance
Posted 10 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 178,700 MYR

Senior Engineer
Posted 29 May 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced 119,700 MYR

Subsea Acad Operator
Posted 26 May 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur High School 8-12 Years Intermediate 99,000 MYR

Head
Posted 26 May 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 12-16 Years Advanced 522,500 MYR

Hr Generalist
Posted 25 May 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate 61,400 MYR

Analyst
Posted 16 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate 130,600 MYR

Senior Lecturer
Posted 07 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Masters Degree 12-16 Years Advanced 79,100 MYR

Analyst
Posted 07 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Advanced 60,400 MYR

Manager
Posted 05 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced 131,800 MYR

Sales Executive
Posted 26 March 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Some College 2-4 Years Advanced 39,500 MYR

Technology Consultant
Posted 22 March 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced 175,700 MYR

Senior Mechanical Engineer
Posted 21 March 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced 159,200 MYR

Sr Informatica Mdm Developer
Posted 20 March 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced 115,600 MYR

Source Inspection Coordinator
Posted 20 March 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Intermediate 164,700 MYR

Bridge Engineer
Posted 17 March 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Basic 110,400 MYR

In-house Clinical Research Associate
Posted 13 March 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kuala Lumpur Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Intermediate 55,600 MYR


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