How much money does a person working in Marrakech make?
24,523 MAD per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Marrakech typically earns around 24,523 MAD per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Distribution of Salaries in Marrakech | All Jobs
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
Salaries in Marrakech range between 3,319 MAD per month (minimum salary) to 108,592 MAD per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 25,014 MAD per month, which means that half (50%) of the population are earning less than 25,014 MAD while the other half are earning more than 25,014 MAD. 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 the population are earning less than 12,750 MAD while 75% of them are earning more than 12,750 MAD. Also from the diagram, 75% of the population are earning less than 69,475 MAD while 25% are earning more than 69,475 MAD.
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
Salary Trend and Forecast in Marrakech
How are Marrakech salaries changing over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary over the past few 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
Salaries in Marrakech are on the rise 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.
Salaries for popular jobs
|Administrative Assistant||13,124 MAD|
|Biomedical Engineer||20,370 MAD|
|CAD Drafter||18,405 MAD|
|Chartered Accountant||21,208 MAD|
|Chief Executive Officer||55,595 MAD|
|Chief Financial Officer||50,516 MAD|
|Civil Engineer||21,675 MAD|
|Computer Technician||19,206 MAD|
|Creative Director||25,505 MAD|
|Developer / Programmer||22,082 MAD|
|Electrical Engineer||22,918 MAD|
|Elementary School Teacher||16,308 MAD|
|Executive Chef||21,598 MAD|
|Flight Attendant||21,270 MAD|
|General Manager||40,547 MAD|
|Graphic Designer||16,738 MAD|
|Hotel Manager||36,019 MAD|
|Human Resources Manager||31,528 MAD|
|Internal Auditor||24,610 MAD|
|Legal Assistant||17,005 MAD|
|Mechanical Engineer||22,942 MAD|
|Police Officer||18,227 MAD|
|Project Manager||27,825 MAD|
|Sales Manager||36,541 MAD|
|Sales Representative||16,028 MAD|
|Secondary School Teacher||20,116 MAD|
|Travel Agent||19,510 MAD|
|Waiter / Waitress||13,728 MAD|
Average Hourly Wage in Marrakech | All Jobs
141 MAD per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Marrakech | All Jobs is 141 MAD. This means that the average person in Marrakech earns approximatly 141 MAD 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.
Marrakech VS Morocco
We compared salaries in Marrakech and Morocco and we found that Marrakech salaries are 2% more than those of Morocco.
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