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Telecommunication Average Salaries in Singapore 2019

How much money does a person working in Telecommunication make in Singapore?

8,399 SGD per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Telecommunication in Singapore typically earns around 8,399 SGD 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

Job TitleAverage Salary
Access Operation Team Leader8,768 SGD
Audio Visual Installer5,497 SGD
Broadband Technician5,486 SGD
Chief Technology Officer11,514 SGD
Customer Implementation Support6,237 SGD
Fiber Optic Technician7,150 SGD
Mobile Data Coordinator6,333 SGD
OSP Site Supervisor7,249 SGD
Retention Executive10,664 SGD
RF Engineer7,069 SGD
Sales Director12,695 SGD
Sales Engineer7,837 SGD
Technical Support Engineer7,316 SGD
Telecom Chief Engineer7,965 SGD
Telecom Specialist8,189 SGD
Telecommunication Consultant9,687 SGD
Telecommunication Dispatcher6,118 SGD
Telecommunication Equipment Engineer6,828 SGD
Telecommunication Logistics Supervisor7,557 SGD
Telecommunication Product Manager8,292 SGD
Telecommunication Project Coordinator6,716 SGD
Telecommunication Project Manager8,563 SGD
Telecommunication Service Delivery Manager10,035 SGD
Telecommunication Service Management Coordinator7,967 SGD
Telecommunication Solution Architect9,725 SGD
Telecommunication Surveyor6,445 SGD
Telecommunication Team Leader7,512 SGD
Telecommunication Technical Manager8,443 SGD
Telecommunication Technician5,038 SGD
Telecommunications Analyst8,647 SGD
Telecommunications Assistant Manager9,659 SGD
Telecommunications Engineer7,256 SGD
Telecommunications Engineering Specialist7,292 SGD
Telecommunications Equipment Installer5,446 SGD
Telecommunications Facility Examiner6,375 SGD
Telecommunications Line Installer6,182 SGD
Telecommunications Manager12,525 SGD
Telecommunications Network Engineer7,703 SGD
Telecommunications Technician5,757 SGD

Telecommunication Jobs Salary Distribution in Singapore

Median and salary distribution monthly Singapore Telecommunication

Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles

The Telecommunication salaries in Singapore range between 5,239 SGD per month (minimum salary) to 13,619 SGD per month (maximum salary).

The median salary is 8,483 SGD per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Telecommunication are earning less than 8,483 SGD while the other half are earning more than 8,483 SGD. 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 6,175 SGD while 75% of them are earning more than 6,175 SGD. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Telecommunication are earning less than 11,272 SGD while 25% are earning more than 11,272 SGD.

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 Singapore

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

Salary trends and forecast monthly Singapore Telecommunication
Average Salary 2016    =  
7,732 SGD
Average Salary 2017    +4%  
8,018 SGD
Average Salary 2018    +3%  
8,242 SGD
Average Salary 2019    +2%  
8,399 SGD
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Telecommunication salaries in Singapore 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 Singapore

48 SGD per hour
Average Hourly Wage

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Singapore for Telecommunication is 48 SGD. This means that the average person in Singapore earns approximatly 48 SGD 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

Salary Comparison Between Telecommunication and Telecommunication monthly SingaporeWe compared Singapore salaries for Telecommunication and All Jobs and we found that Telecommunication salaries are 1% less than those of All Jobs.
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