How much money does a person working in Real Estate make in Malaysia?
8,660 MYR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Real Estate in Malaysia typically earns around 8,660 MYR per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Real Estate jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|Acquisition Associate||6,551 MYR|
|Assistant Leasing Manager||8,158 MYR|
|Assistant Property Manager||8,520 MYR|
|Commercial Leasing Manager||11,788 MYR|
|Commercial Real Estate Manager||12,647 MYR|
|Community Development Manager||10,991 MYR|
|Compliance Specialist||6,924 MYR|
|Development Coordinator||6,358 MYR|
|Lease Administrator||8,548 MYR|
|Leasing Agent||6,916 MYR|
|Leasing Consultant||8,163 MYR|
|Leasing Manager||8,823 MYR|
|Lettings Assistant||4,889 MYR|
|Portfolio Analyst ||10,890 MYR|
|Portfolio Manager||11,288 MYR|
|Property Acquisition Agent||7,633 MYR|
|Property and Claims Specialist||7,777 MYR|
|Property Manager||10,176 MYR|
|Property Operations Manager||12,125 MYR|
|Property Tax Assistant||6,553 MYR|
|Real Estate Administrator||8,142 MYR|
|Real Estate Agent||6,778 MYR|
|Real Estate Analyst||8,354 MYR|
|Real Estate Appraiser||9,296 MYR|
|Real Estate Assistant||6,294 MYR|
|Real Estate Association Manager||9,454 MYR|
|Real Estate Broker||7,584 MYR|
|Real Estate General Manager||12,227 MYR|
|Real Estate Project Manager||10,380 MYR|
|Real Estate Sales Agent||6,708 MYR|
|Real Estate Valuer||8,537 MYR|
|Research Analyst||7,604 MYR|
|Residential Advisor||8,083 MYR|
|Residential Property Manager||9,201 MYR|
|Shopping Center Manager||12,022 MYR|
|Town Planner||12,845 MYR|
Real Estate Jobs Salary Distribution in Malaysia
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Real Estate salaries in Malaysia range between 4,744 MYR per month (minimum salary) to 13,556 MYR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 8,574 MYR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Real Estate are earning less than 8,574 MYR while the other half are earning more than 8,574 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 Real Estate are earning less than 5,993 MYR while 75% of them are earning more than 5,993 MYR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Real Estate are earning less than 10,844 MYR while 25% are earning more than 10,844 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
Real Estate Salary Forecast and Trend in Malaysia
How do Real Estate 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
Real Estate 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.
Real Estate Hourly Average Wage in Malaysia
50 MYR per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Malaysia for Real Estate is 50 MYR. This means that the average person in Malaysia earns approximatly 50 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.
Real Estate VS Other Jobs
We compared Malaysia salaries for Real Estate and All Jobs and we found that Real Estate salaries are 10% more than those of All Jobs.
Salary Comparison By City
|Johor Bahru||8,725 MYR|
|Kota Kinabalu||8,599 MYR|
|Kuala Lumpur||9,381 MYR|
|Petaling Jaya||9,124 MYR|
|Shah Alam||8,933 MYR|
|Subang Jaya||8,195 MYR|
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