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
|Access Operation Team Leader||8,768 SGD|
|Audio Visual Installer||5,497 SGD|
|Broadband Technician||5,486 SGD|
|Chief Technology Officer||11,514 SGD|
|Customer Implementation Support||6,237 SGD|
|Fiber Optic Technician||7,150 SGD|
|Mobile Data Coordinator||6,333 SGD|
|OSP Site Supervisor||7,249 SGD|
|Retention Executive||10,664 SGD|
|RF Engineer||7,069 SGD|
|Sales Director||12,695 SGD|
|Sales Engineer||7,837 SGD|
|Technical Support Engineer||7,316 SGD|
|Telecom Chief Engineer||7,965 SGD|
|Telecom Specialist||8,189 SGD|
|Telecommunication Consultant||9,687 SGD|
|Telecommunication Dispatcher||6,118 SGD|
|Telecommunication Equipment Engineer||6,828 SGD|
|Telecommunication Logistics Supervisor||7,557 SGD|
|Telecommunication Product Manager||8,292 SGD|
|Telecommunication Project Coordinator||6,716 SGD|
|Telecommunication Project Manager||8,563 SGD|
|Telecommunication Service Delivery Manager||10,035 SGD|
|Telecommunication Service Management Coordinator||7,967 SGD|
|Telecommunication Solution Architect||9,725 SGD|
|Telecommunication Surveyor||6,445 SGD|
|Telecommunication Team Leader||7,512 SGD|
|Telecommunication Technical Manager||8,443 SGD|
|Telecommunication Technician||5,038 SGD|
|Telecommunications Analyst||8,647 SGD|
|Telecommunications Assistant Manager||9,659 SGD|
|Telecommunications Engineer||7,256 SGD|
|Telecommunications Engineering Specialist||7,292 SGD|
|Telecommunications Equipment Installer||5,446 SGD|
|Telecommunications Facility Examiner||6,375 SGD|
|Telecommunications Line Installer||6,182 SGD|
|Telecommunications Manager||12,525 SGD|
|Telecommunications Network Engineer||7,703 SGD|
|Telecommunications Technician||5,757 SGD|
Telecommunication Jobs Salary Distribution in Singapore
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.
|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
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
We 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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