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Information Technology Average Salaries in Mauritius 2019

How much money does a person working in Information Technology make in Mauritius?

40,333 MUR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Information Technology in Mauritius typically earns around 40,333 MUR per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Information Technology jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
2nd Line Systems Engineer35,000 MUR
Data Analyst12,000 MUR
Database Administrator25,000 MUR
Database Analyst25,000 MUR
Developer / Programmer (General)22,500 MUR
Front End Developer80,000 MUR
Functional Analyst25,500 MUR
Help Desk Support12,000 MUR
IT Manager82,375 MUR
IT Product Manager6,667 MUR
Java Developer36,333 MUR
Network Engineer30,000 MUR
PHP Developer45,500 MUR
Project Leader25,000 MUR
Project Manager55,000 MUR
Quality Specialist10,000 MUR
SAP Consultant73,889 MUR
Senior Software Engineer35,000 MUR
Software Engineer19,750 MUR
System Administrator31,000 MUR
Web Developer47,500 MUR
Webmaster41,000 MUR

Information Technology Jobs Salary Distribution in Mauritius

25% of people earn
25,000 MUR
or less
50% of people earn
35,000 MUR
or less
75% of people earn
48,000 MUR
or less
6,667 MUR
35,000 MUR
132,500 MUR

Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles

The Information Technology salaries in Mauritius range between 6,667 MUR per month (minimum salary) to 132,500 MUR per month (maximum salary).

The median salary is 35,000 MUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Information Technology are earning less than 35,000 MUR while the other half are earning more than 35,000 MUR. 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 Information Technology are earning less than 25,000 MUR while 75% of them are earning more than 25,000 MUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Information Technology are earning less than 48,000 MUR while 25% are earning more than 48,000 MUR.

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

Information Technology Salary Forecast and Trend in Mauritius

How do Information Technology salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.

Average Salary 2016    =  
38,009 MUR
Average Salary 2017    +3%  
39,073 MUR
Average Salary 2018    +1%  
39,620 MUR
Average Salary 2019    +2%  
40,333 MUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Information Technology salaries in Mauritius 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.

Information Technology Hourly Average Wage in Mauritius

207 MUR per hour
Average Hourly Wage

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Mauritius for Information Technology is 207 MUR. This means that the average person in Mauritius earns approximatly 207 MUR 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.

Salary Comparison of Information Technology Jobs in Mauritius

40,333 MUR
48,510 MUR
Average Salary
Information Technology
Average Salary
All Jobs
We compared Mauritius salaries for Information Technology and All Jobs and we found that Information Technology salaries are 17% less than those of All Jobs.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Beau Bassin-Rosehill27,200 MUR
Port Louis40,385 MUR
Quatre Bornes36,125 MUR
Vacoas-Phoenix66,500 MUR
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