PUBLIC SECTOR SALARY IN MALAYSIA

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Average gross salary for Public Sector GROSS SALARY
MYR 84,519
Average gorss salary (USD) for Public Sector GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 22,863
Average net salary for Public Sector NET SALARY
MYR 70,857
The most typical salary for Public Sector MOST TYPICAL GROSS
MYR 50,099
  Updated: 29 Dec 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 16%
  Salary entries: 36

Public Sector Earnings in Malaysia

Average salary for Public Sector in Malaysia is MYR 84,519.

Average take home earning is MYR 70,857 (Net).

The most typical salary is MYR 50,099 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (36 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
11 % MYR 154,133
17 % MYR 129,000
44 % MYR 87,000
81 % MYR 50,099
100 % MYR 28,714
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Public Administration MYR 53,233 US$ 16,013 06
Social Worker MYR 40,332 US$ 10,813 04
Public Relations MYR 59,864 US$ 17,699 03
Public Administration Lead MYR 40,666 US$ 10,573 03
Public Relations Manager MYR 67,000 US$ 21,396 02
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Kuala Lumpur MYR 74,989 US$ 20,815 20
Kota Kinabalu MYR 268,933 US$ 66,422 03
Petaling Jaya MYR 24,500 US$ 6,763 02

Salary entries from individual employees for Public Sector in Malaysia

Below is the list of 36 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(5/5)  WILDLIFE OFFICER


 Posted: 29 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Main activities : Managing related local community public issues e.g human-wildlife species & public awareness, Managing inter government relationship e.g state level - federal level & local authority, Managing issues & relationship between conservation sector with various other sector e.g NGO, plantation & logging, Planning & managing various on-site conservation action specifically wildlife ecosystem Core knowledge: Wildlife Conservation & Management, Wildlife/ Environmental Crime, Park & Local Community Ecotourism, Public Awareness Relevant technology : IT literate, SMART Patrolling, BIOFIN, METT, Microsoft Basic, Social Media conscious."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 64,222
US$ 16,036

(4/5)  CLIMATE CHANGE EXPERT


 Posted: 13 Jul 2019

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Responsible for unfccc reporting."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 150,000
US$ 37,454

(3/5)  TRADE DIRECTOR


 Posted: 23 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Trade and investment director."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 176,400
US$ 44,045

(2/5)  ASSISTANT MANAGER


 Posted: 13 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Liaise with variety of ministries in order to have good relationship and data regarding non-tariff measures."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 24,000
US$ 5,993

(1/5)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Engineer working in water dams."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 600,000
US$ 135,532

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  SALARY BY LEVEL   PUBLIC SECTOR   MALAYSIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
135K US$ 135,532 MYR 600,000
01
45K US$ 44,682 MYR 154,133
03
35K US$ 34,999 MYR 129,000
02
25K US$ 24,520 MYR 87,000
10
15K US$ 14,211 MYR 50,099
13
8K US$ 7,652 MYR 28,714
07

  SALARY BY GENDER   PUBLIC SECTOR   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 29,088 MYR 109,780 16
Women US$ 17,670 MYR 64,789 18
N/A US$ 19,804 MYR 60,000 02

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   PUBLIC SECTOR   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 27,145 MYR 93,580 05
Masters Degree US$ 21,787 MYR 78,665 06
Bachelors Degree US$ 20,953 MYR 81,657 21
Some College US$ 22,801 MYR 76,000 03
Bellow H. School US$ 48,213 MYR 160,000 01

Public Sector workers holding Bellow H. School degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Malaysia. With an earned Bellow H. School, they grosses MYR 160,000. While Public Sector workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of MYR 81,657. This is 130.10% lower of what Bellow H. School degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   PUBLIC SECTOR   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 43,295 MYR 181,933 06
16-20 Years US$ 42,916 MYR 151,200 02
12-16 Years US$ 16,036 MYR 64,222 01
8-12 Years US$ 19,899 MYR 71,427 07
4-8 Years US$ 17,801 MYR 59,600 07
2-4 Years US$ 19,260 MYR 64,647 07
1-2 Years US$ 19,000 MYR 67,500 01
0-1 Year US$ 8,743 MYR 29,450 05

Public Sector workers in Malaysia with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of MYR 181,933 compared to MYR 29,450 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 395.20%.


  SALARY BY AGE   PUBLIC SECTOR   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 22,589 MYR 100,000 01
51-56 US$ 86,493 MYR 375,000 02
45-50 US$ 28,304 MYR 104,000 02
39-44 US$ 36,147 MYR 124,133 03
33-38 US$ 19,530 MYR 63,803 05
27-32 US$ 15,050 MYR 55,689 16
22-26 US$ 16,879 MYR 56,450 05
N/A US$ 19,804 MYR 60,000 02
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  SALARY BY CAREER   PUBLIC SECTOR   MALAYSIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Other Public Sector Career US$ 30,897 MYR 118,131 18
2. Public Relations Manager US$ 21,396 MYR 67,000 02
3. Public Relations US$ 17,699 MYR 59,864 03
4. Public Administration US$ 16,013 MYR 53,233 06
5. Social Worker US$ 10,813 MYR 40,332 04
6. Public Administration Lead US$ 10,573 MYR 40,666 03

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In Malaysia economy, Other Public Sector Career is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of MYR 118,131. Public Relations Manager and Public Relations follow, earning MYR 67,000 and MYR 59,864, respectively. Public Administration Lead earn a gross annual average of MYR 40,666, while Social Worker earn MYR 40,332. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 192.23%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   PUBLIC SECTOR   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 23,885 MYR 87,916 30
Contract US$ 23,236 MYR 89,000 04
Part Time US$ 6,793 MYR 24,600 02
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  SALARY BY CITY   PUBLIC SECTOR   MALAYSIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Kota Kinabalu Public Sector in Kota Kinabalu US$ 66,422 MYR 268,933 03
2. Kuala Lumpur Public Sector in Kuala Lumpur US$ 20,815 MYR 74,989 20
3. Petaling Jaya Public Sector in Petaling Jaya US$ 6,763 MYR 24,500 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    PUBLIC SECTOR

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Germany Germany Public Sector in Germany US$ 77,058 EUR 61,106 15
2. Australia Australia Public Sector in Australia US$ 76,416 AU$ 87,812 62
3. United States United States Public Sector US$ 70,608 US$ 70,608 446
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Public Sector in United Kingdom US$ 52,663 GBP 34,697 87
5. Russia Russia Public Sector in Russia US$ 42,197 RUB 1,494,400 07
6. China China Public Sector in China US$ 28,528 CNY 184,306 15
7. Malaysia Malaysia US$ 22,863 MYR 84,519 36
8. Indonesia Indonesia Public Sector in Indonesia US$ 11,488 IDR 136,091,938 28

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