How much money does a person working in Automotive make in Saudi Arabia?
11,708 SAR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Automotive in Saudi Arabia typically earns around 11,708 SAR per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Automotive jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|After Sales Automotive Manager||16,872 SAR|
|Alignment Technician||9,942 SAR|
|Auto Damage Adjuster||8,515 SAR|
|Auto Detailer||8,240 SAR|
|Auto Parts Manager||15,870 SAR|
|Automotive Assembler||8,022 SAR|
|Automotive Assembly Manager||15,594 SAR|
|Automotive Body Repairer||8,292 SAR|
|Automotive Branch Manager||15,615 SAR|
|Automotive Central Planner||9,491 SAR|
|Automotive Electrician||8,346 SAR|
|Automotive Estimating Manager||15,317 SAR|
|Automotive Estimator||16,016 SAR|
|Automotive General Manager||18,116 SAR|
|Automotive Inventory Officer||8,305 SAR|
|Automotive Parts Supplier||11,700 SAR|
|Automotive Project Engineer||12,027 SAR|
|Automotive Project Manager||14,931 SAR|
|Automotive Purchase Manager||15,717 SAR|
|Automotive Sales||13,996 SAR|
|Automotive Technician||8,632 SAR|
|Automotive Test Engineer||14,886 SAR|
|Automotive Warranty Administrator||11,117 SAR|
|Automotive Warranty Clerk||9,617 SAR|
|Car Parts and Accessories Fitter||7,531 SAR|
|Damage Appraiser||11,854 SAR|
|Diesel Engine Specialist||9,179 SAR|
|Job Card Opener||7,041 SAR|
|Lube Technician||7,199 SAR|
|Master File Maintenance||10,247 SAR|
|Materials Planner||12,597 SAR|
|Motor Vehicle Inspector||12,622 SAR|
|Service Advisor||11,920 SAR|
|Service Manager||16,171 SAR|
|Stock Controller||10,441 SAR|
|Technical Advisor||12,014 SAR|
|Tire Retreader||9,371 SAR|
|Used Car Manager||16,358 SAR|
|Vehicle Body Maker||8,606 SAR|
|Vehicle Examiner||10,070 SAR|
|Vehicle Painter||8,729 SAR|
|Vehicle Trimmer||9,240 SAR|
Automotive Jobs Salary Distribution in Saudi Arabia
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Automotive salaries in Saudi Arabia range between 7,250 SAR per month (minimum salary) to 18,641 SAR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 11,356 SAR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Automotive are earning less than 11,356 SAR while the other half are earning more than 11,356 SAR. 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 Automotive are earning less than 8,373 SAR while 75% of them are earning more than 8,373 SAR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Automotive are earning less than 14,098 SAR while 25% are earning more than 14,098 SAR.
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
Automotive Salary Forecast and Trend in Saudi Arabia
How do Automotive 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
Automotive salaries in Saudi Arabia 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.
Automotive Hourly Average Wage in Saudi Arabia
68 SAR per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Saudi Arabia for Automotive is 68 SAR. This means that the average person in Saudi Arabia earns approximatly 68 SAR 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.
Automotive VS Other Jobs
We compared Saudi Arabia salaries for Automotive and All Jobs and we found that Automotive salaries are 30% less than those of All Jobs.
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