Did You Know?
In Malaysia, a fresh graduate average pay is RM2,100
A recent Nielsen survey based on the job seekers in Malaysia showed that we Malaysians when it comes to choosing a job, salary is the most important consideration.
Jobstreet did a study and found out the Top 10 Highest Starting Salary for Fresh Graduates in Malaysia. The study showed that most jobs in the top 10 list tend to be technical or science based.
10. IT – Software
9. Sales – Corporate
RM2, 456 monthly
8. Actuarial Science
5. Sales – Engineering/IT
3. Sales – Financial Services
2. Corporate Strategy
Fresh graduates in Malaysia 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.
On average, fresh graduates earn anywhere between RM1,500 and RM3,600 with the average being RM2,100 across most industries.