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[SHARE] Top 10 Best Paying Jobs In Malaysia

Are you earning within the average pay of a working Malaysian of your qualifications? Job Street has revealed the Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs In Malaysia, check them out!

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According To A Nielsen Survey, Jobseekers In Malaysia Showed That Salary Is Their Most Important Consideration When It Comes To Choosing A Job

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A recent Nielsen survey based on the jobseekers in Malaysia showed that when it came to choosing a job, salary is their most important consideration.

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Job Street Wanted To Find Out The Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs In Malaysia

To further help candidates gauge whether their salaries are competitive to the market JobStreet.com recently did a study to find out the Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in Malaysia.

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And So Introduced A New Salary-Matching Feature That Allows Candidates To Match Jobs According To Their Desired Pay

JobStreet.com's study, the first job site in Southeast Asia to have introduced the list of top paying jobs for fresh graduates and experienced personnel, was based on salaries posted by employers on JobStreet.com from Jan 1 to Aug 31 2013.

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The company said it executed the study with the aim of helping candidates gauge the competitiveness of their salaries in the market. According to the study, most jobs in the top 10 list tend to be technical or science-based.

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The Study Showed That Most Jobs In The Top 10 List Tend To Be Technical Or Science Based

Job Street came up with a list of jobs with the highest average salaries across all position levels based on the salaries posted by employers on JobStreet.com from 1 January to 31 August 2013.

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Candidates At The EXECUTIVE Level Who Specialised In Medical, Engineering And IT Generally Earned Above Average Salary Of RM2,800

As for managerial levels and above, specializations such as IT, Science, and Engineering were compensated better.

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FRESH GRADUATES Can Expect To Get An Average Salary Of RM2,100 Per Month

On average, fresh graduates earn anywhere between RM1,500 and RM3,600 with the average being RM2,100 across most industries.

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Fresh graduates can expect to get an average salary of RM2,100 per month. Those in Pharmacy can earn RM3,600 as their starting wage. Executives doing corporate strategy come in second, earning a basic pay of RM3,200. Take note that these are just basic salaries, and do not include any other forms of compensation such as leave credits, medical benefits, insurance and incentives.

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On Average, JUNIOR EXECUTIVES Can Earn A Salary Range From RM2,100 To RM3,900, With The Average Being RM2,800 Across All Industries

On average, junior executives can earn a salary range from RM2,100 to RM3,900, with the average being RM2,800 across all industries.

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Although young doctors can achieve a figure of RM2,700 as a houseman, their salary can quickly increase to about RM3,900 with 3-4 years of experience. Most specializations in the list of Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs for junior level are in the technical field. This includes Process Design& Control, Engineering- Oil/Gas, Aviation, and IT- Software.

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For SENIOR EXECUTIVES, The Engineering Sector Pays Well For Employees

On average, senior executives can earn a salary range from RM3,200 to RM7,500 with the average being RM4,300 across all industries.

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For senior executives, the engineering sector pays well for employees. Out of the top 10, they take up three slots in the best paying jobs.

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On Average, MANAGERS Can Earn A Salary Range From RM3,900 To RM9,500

Doctors, engineers and managers in the aviation specializations draw the highest pay with doctors earning the highest, with an average salary of RM9,500 per month.

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Doctors, engineers and managers in the aviation specializations draw the highest pay with doctors earning the highest, with an average salary of RM9,500 per month.

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The Average Salary Of SENIOR MANAGERS Is RM12,800 Across All Industries

On average, senior managers can earn a salary range from RM5,555 to RM18,100 with the average being RM12,800 across all industries.

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It takes years of experience and expertise before one becomes a senior manager, but all that hard work pays off. Overall,senior managers in specializations such as IT- Hardware, Quality Control/Assurance and Geophysics are the top highest paying job in this position.

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In July 2013, Hay Group's Fresh Graduate Pay Survey 2013 Revealed That The Average Fresh Graduate Pay In Singapore Ranges Between S$2,714 - S$2,876

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According to the 130 organisations responding to Hay Group’s Fresh Graduate Pay Survey 2013 in May, the average starting monthly pay for degree holders across the three qualification categories — without Honors, with Honors (Second Lower) and with Honors (Second Upper) — is S$2,714, S$2,822 and S$2,876 respectively.

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In Dec 2013, Job Street Also Revealed The Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs In Singapore

Fresh graduates can expect to earn S$2,300 a month on average, says a JobStreet.com study.

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Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in Singapore

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Doctors are the best paid among fresh graduates and junior executives, drawing more than S$3,000 a month, while chemists get the highest pay among managers by earning S$9,096 a month.

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