How much money does a person working in Electrical and Electronics Trades make in Malaysia?
5,565 MYR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Electrical and Electronics Trades in Malaysia typically earns around 5,565 MYR per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Electrical and Electronics Trades jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|Cable Installer and Locator||3,942 MYR|
|Digital Design Engineer||6,786 MYR|
|Electrical Designer||6,576 MYR|
|Electrical Drafter||4,837 MYR|
|Electrical Engineering Manager||8,618 MYR|
|Electrical Planner||6,027 MYR|
|Electrical Sales Engineer||6,355 MYR|
|Electrical Service Technician||4,213 MYR|
|Electrical Technician||6,207 MYR|
|Electrical Worker||4,121 MYR|
|Electromechanical Technician||4,376 MYR|
|Electronic Engineer||7,093 MYR|
|Electronics Instructor||6,639 MYR|
|Electronics Technician||4,402 MYR|
|Field Service Engineer||7,984 MYR|
|Field Service Technician||4,837 MYR|
|Hydroelectric Plant Technician||4,696 MYR|
|Hydroelectric Production Manager||8,299 MYR|
|Instrumentation Technician||4,793 MYR|
|Journeyman Electrician||4,418 MYR|
|Maintenance Electrician||3,754 MYR|
|Mechatronics Technician||4,644 MYR|
|Power Equipment Mechanic||4,793 MYR|
|Power Line Technician||4,648 MYR|
|Refrigeration and Airconditioning Mechanic||5,132 MYR|
|Security Service Engineer||7,913 MYR|
|Technical Manager||8,768 MYR|
|Turbine Fitter||3,930 MYR|
|Warehouse Attendant||3,991 MYR|
|Warehouse Manager||8,062 MYR|
|Watch Repairer||4,983 MYR|
Electrical and Electronics Trades Jobs Salary Distribution in Malaysia
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Electrical and Electronics Trades salaries in Malaysia range between 3,873 MYR per month (minimum salary) to 8,618 MYR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 5,454 MYR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Electrical and Electronics Trades are earning less than 5,454 MYR while the other half are earning more than 5,454 MYR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Electrical and Electronics Trades are earning less than 4,197 MYR while 75% of them are earning more than 4,197 MYR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Electrical and Electronics Trades are earning less than 6,755 MYR while 25% are earning more than 6,755 MYR.
What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should you be looking at?
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
Electrical and Electronics Trades Salary Forecast and Trend in Malaysia
How do Electrical and Electronics Trades salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.
|Average Salary 2016|| = |
|Average Salary 2017|| +4% |
|Average Salary 2018|| +2% |
|Average Salary 2019|| +3% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Electrical and Electronics Trades salaries in Malaysia are rising in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 3% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2020 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.
Electrical and Electronics Trades Hourly Average Wage in Malaysia
32 MYR per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Malaysia for Electrical and Electronics Trades is 32 MYR. This means that the average person in Malaysia earns approximatly 32 MYR for every worked hour.
Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.
Electrical and Electronics Trades VS Other Jobs
We compared Malaysia salaries for Electrical and Electronics Trades and All Jobs and we found that Electrical and Electronics Trades salaries are 29% less than those of All Jobs.
Salary Comparison By City
|Johor Bahru||5,607 MYR|
|Kota Kinabalu||5,525 MYR|
|Kuala Lumpur||6,028 MYR|
|Petaling Jaya||5,863 MYR|
|Shah Alam||5,740 MYR|
|Subang Jaya||5,266 MYR|
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