2021 Salary Guide: Engineering

January 21, 2021

MY Salary Guide Engineering

Want to advance your career in Engineering?

Here’s what you definitely need to know:

Top Roles in Demand for 2021 in Malaysia

This year, these engineering roles are in demand:

  • Automation
  • Plant operations management
  • Maintenance

Malaysia Average Salary: Engineering

This is the average salary in Malaysia for Engineering jobs:

Job TitleAverage Annual Salary (MYR)
General Manager240 – 420k
Operations Manager/Director240 – 480k
Quality Director240 – 324k
HSE Director180 – 300k
Plant Manager180k – 360k
Project Manager/Senior Manager120 – 240k
HSE Manager/Senior Manager120 – 240k
Production Manager/Senior Manager96 – 180k
Maintenance Manager/Senior Manager96 – 216k
Continuous Improvement Manager/Senior Manager96 – 240k
Quality Manager/Senior Manager96 – 180k
Facilities Manager/Senior Manager72 – 180k
R&D Manager/Senior Manager96 – 180k
Application Technologist/Manager96 – 180k
Civil & Infrastructure Engineer96 – 120k
Project Engineer96 – 120k
Maintenance/Service Engineer60 – 108k
Chemist48 – 72k

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Source: Robert Walters

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