How much money does a person working in Telecommunication make in Malaysia?
7,763 MYR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Telecommunication in Malaysia typically earns around 7,763 MYR per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Telecommunication jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|Access Operation Team Leader||7,978 MYR|
|Audio Visual Installer||5,651 MYR|
|Broadband Technician||5,478 MYR|
|Chief Technology Officer||11,738 MYR|
|Customer Implementation Support||6,680 MYR|
|Fiber Optic Technician||7,140 MYR|
|Mobile Data Coordinator||6,782 MYR|
|OSP Site Supervisor||7,054 MYR|
|Retention Executive||10,063 MYR|
|RF Engineer||7,156 MYR|
|Sales Director||12,598 MYR|
|Sales Engineer||7,826 MYR|
|Technical Support Engineer||7,558 MYR|
|Telecom Chief Engineer||7,668 MYR|
|Telecom Specialist||8,062 MYR|
|Telecommunication Consultant||9,762 MYR|
|Telecommunication Dispatcher||5,869 MYR|
|Telecommunication Equipment Engineer||6,708 MYR|
|Telecommunication Logistics Supervisor||7,633 MYR|
|Telecommunication Product Manager||8,566 MYR|
|Telecommunication Project Coordinator||6,847 MYR|
|Telecommunication Project Manager||8,892 MYR|
|Telecommunication Service Delivery Manager||9,979 MYR|
|Telecommunication Service Management Coordinator||7,683 MYR|
|Telecommunication Solution Architect||9,481 MYR|
|Telecommunication Surveyor||6,423 MYR|
|Telecommunication Team Leader||7,760 MYR|
|Telecommunication Technical Manager||8,607 MYR|
|Telecommunication Technician||4,842 MYR|
|Telecommunications Analyst||8,794 MYR|
|Telecommunications Assistant Manager||9,101 MYR|
|Telecommunications Engineer||7,633 MYR|
|Telecommunications Engineering Specialist||7,434 MYR|
|Telecommunications Equipment Installer||5,744 MYR|
|Telecommunications Facility Examiner||6,288 MYR|
|Telecommunications Line Installer||5,713 MYR|
|Telecommunications Manager||12,330 MYR|
|Telecommunications Network Engineer||7,938 MYR|
|Telecommunications Technician||6,165 MYR|
Telecommunication Jobs Salary Distribution in Malaysia
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Telecommunication salaries in Malaysia range between 4,842 MYR per month (minimum salary) to 12,587 MYR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 7,840 MYR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Telecommunication are earning less than 7,840 MYR while the other half are earning more than 7,840 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 Telecommunication are earning less than 5,707 MYR while 75% of them are earning more than 5,707 MYR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Telecommunication are earning less than 10,418 MYR while 25% are earning more than 10,418 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
Telecommunication Salary Forecast and Trend in Malaysia
How do Telecommunication 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|| +3% |
|Average Salary 2019|| +2% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Telecommunication 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.
Telecommunication Hourly Average Wage in Malaysia
45 MYR per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Malaysia for Telecommunication is 45 MYR. This means that the average person in Malaysia earns approximatly 45 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.
Telecommunication VS Other Jobs
We compared Malaysia salaries for Telecommunication and All Jobs and we found that Telecommunication salaries are 1% less than those of All Jobs.
Salary Comparison By City
|Johor Bahru||7,821 MYR|
|Kota Kinabalu||7,707 MYR|
|Kuala Lumpur||8,408 MYR|
|Petaling Jaya||8,178 MYR|
|Shah Alam||8,007 MYR|
|Subang Jaya||7,346 MYR|
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