2020 Salary Guide: Engineering


Want to advance your career in Engineering?

Here’s what you definitely need to know:

Top Roles in Demand for 2020 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 Title Average Annual Salary (MYR)
General Manager 240 – 420k
Operations Manager/Director 240 – 480k
Quality Director 240 – 324k
HSE Director 180 – 300k
Plant Manager 180k – 360k
Project Manager/Senior Manager 120 – 240k
HSE Manager/Senior Manager 120 – 240k
Production Manager/Senior Manager 96 – 180k
Maintenance Manager/Senior Manager 96 – 216k
Continuous Improvement Manager/Senior Manager 96 – 240k
Quality Manager/Senior Manager 96 – 180k
Facilities Manager/Senior Manager 72 – 180k
R&D Manager/Senior Manager 96 – 180k
Application Technologist/Manager 96 – 180k
Civil & Infrastructure Engineer 96 – 120k
Project Engineer 96 – 120k
Maintenance/Service Engineer 60 – 108k
Chemist 48 – 72k


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Source: Robert Walters

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