How much money does a person working in Environmental make in Malaysia?
7,646 MYR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Environmental in Malaysia typically earns around 7,646 MYR per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Environmental jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|Environment Advisor||7,826 MYR|
|Environmental and Agricultural Scientist||9,070 MYR|
|Environmental Compliance Inspector||7,043 MYR|
|Environmental Coordinator||6,195 MYR|
|Environmental Economist||8,566 MYR|
|Environmental Educator||7,321 MYR|
|Environmental Engineer||7,262 MYR|
|Environmental Health Practitioner||8,338 MYR|
|Environmental Manager||8,981 MYR|
|Environmental Officer||6,230 MYR|
|Environmental Planner||7,296 MYR|
|Environmental Protection Officer||6,230 MYR|
|Environmental Restoration Planner||7,553 MYR|
|Environmental Scientist||9,387 MYR|
|Environmental Services Coordinator||6,310 MYR|
|Environmental Specialist||6,545 MYR|
|Environmental Superintendent||6,719 MYR|
|Environmental Technician||6,449 MYR|
|Forestry Consultant||7,727 MYR|
|Forestry Supervisor||7,484 MYR|
|Senor Environmental Health Practitioner||9,488 MYR|
|Waste Management Manager||9,101 MYR|
|Waste Tracking Specialist||8,482 MYR|
|Water Treatment Superintendent||7,501 MYR|
Environmental Jobs Salary Distribution in Malaysia
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Environmental salaries in Malaysia range between 5,810 MYR per month (minimum salary) to 10,070 MYR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 7,417 MYR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Environmental are earning less than 7,417 MYR while the other half are earning more than 7,417 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 Environmental are earning less than 5,952 MYR while 75% of them are earning more than 5,952 MYR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Environmental are earning less than 8,219 MYR while 25% are earning more than 8,219 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
Environmental Salary Forecast and Trend in Malaysia
How do Environmental 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|| +2% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Environmental 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 2% 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.
Environmental Hourly Average Wage in Malaysia
44 MYR per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Malaysia for Environmental is 44 MYR. This means that the average person in Malaysia earns approximatly 44 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.
Environmental VS Other Jobs
We compared Malaysia salaries for Environmental and All Jobs and we found that Environmental salaries are 3% less than those of All Jobs.
Salary Comparison By City
|Johor Bahru||7,704 MYR|
|Kota Kinabalu||7,592 MYR|
|Kuala Lumpur||8,282 MYR|
|Petaling Jaya||8,055 MYR|
|Shah Alam||7,887 MYR|
|Subang Jaya||7,236 MYR|
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