How much money does a person working in Telecommunication make in Saudi Arabia?
16,605 SAR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Telecommunication in Saudi Arabia typically earns around 16,605 SAR 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||16,573 SAR|
|Audio Visual Installer||10,756 SAR|
|Broadband Technician||11,566 SAR|
|Chief Technology Officer||23,111 SAR|
|Customer Implementation Support||12,843 SAR|
|Fiber Optic Technician||15,075 SAR|
|Mobile Data Coordinator||13,696 SAR|
|OSP Site Supervisor||14,470 SAR|
|Retention Executive||21,810 SAR|
|RF Engineer||14,113 SAR|
|Sales Director||25,343 SAR|
|Sales Engineer||16,523 SAR|
|Technical Support Engineer||15,355 SAR|
|Telecom Chief Engineer||15,504 SAR|
|Telecom Specialist||16,522 SAR|
|Telecommunication Consultant||18,014 SAR|
|Telecommunication Dispatcher||12,272 SAR|
|Telecommunication Equipment Engineer||13,286 SAR|
|Telecommunication Logistics Supervisor||15,310 SAR|
|Telecommunication Product Manager||17,401 SAR|
|Telecommunication Project Coordinator||14,177 SAR|
|Telecommunication Project Manager||17,459 SAR|
|Telecommunication Service Delivery Manager||20,731 SAR|
|Telecommunication Service Management Coordinator||16,067 SAR|
|Telecommunication Solution Architect||19,129 SAR|
|Telecommunication Surveyor||13,127 SAR|
|Telecommunication Team Leader||14,999 SAR|
|Telecommunication Technical Manager||16,947 SAR|
|Telecommunication Technician||9,959 SAR|
|Telecommunications Analyst||18,505 SAR|
|Telecommunications Assistant Manager||18,159 SAR|
|Telecommunications Engineer||15,459 SAR|
|Telecommunications Engineering Specialist||14,636 SAR|
|Telecommunications Equipment Installer||10,876 SAR|
|Telecommunications Facility Examiner||12,663 SAR|
|Telecommunications Line Installer||12,221 SAR|
|Telecommunications Manager||26,562 SAR|
|Telecommunications Network Engineer||14,836 SAR|
|Telecommunications Technician||12,451 SAR|
Telecommunication Jobs Salary Distribution in Saudi Arabia
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Telecommunication salaries in Saudi Arabia range between 10,357 SAR per month (minimum salary) to 26,925 SAR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 16,273 SAR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Telecommunication are earning less than 16,273 SAR while the other half are earning more than 16,273 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 Telecommunication are earning less than 11,983 SAR while 75% of them are earning more than 11,983 SAR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Telecommunication are earning less than 20,735 SAR while 25% are earning more than 20,735 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
Telecommunication Salary Forecast and Trend in Saudi Arabia
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|| +2% |
|Average Salary 2019|| +3% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Telecommunication 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 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.
Telecommunication Hourly Average Wage in Saudi Arabia
96 SAR per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Saudi Arabia for Telecommunication is 96 SAR. This means that the average person in Saudi Arabia earns approximatly 96 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.
Telecommunication VS Other Jobs
We compared Saudi Arabia salaries for Telecommunication and All Jobs and we found that Telecommunication salaries are 1% less than those of All Jobs.
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