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Apr 13, 2010
Top Paying Jobs in Singapore
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Top Paying Jobs in Singapore

 

Singapore is considered as one of the most powerful and richest country in the world. With a very stable economy and continuous modernization, no wonder why more and more expatriates choose to migrate in Singapore.

 

Most of the employees and employers in Singapore are expatriates. Those expatriates chose to live in Singapore for a better opportunity and because of its nice and welcoming environment.

 

There are thousands of successful expatriates in Singapore and is expected to double as the small country begun expanding its business districts soon.

 

Most of the successful expats in Singapore works as nurses, doctors, IT specialists, web designers and engineers.

 

Here are the top 100 highest paying jobs in Singapore according to Report on Wages in Singapore 2005:

 

Rank

Position

Monthly Salary

1

Specialized Sergeon

$22,821

2

Managing director

$20,289

3

General manager

$15,300

4

General physician

$14,653

5

Company director

$13,970

6

Legal officer

$10,408

7

Risk management manager

$10,350

8

Treasury manager

$10,155

9

Financial analyst

$10,033

10

Commodities futures broker

$10,000

11

Financial planner

$9,167

12

Business management consultant

$9,039

13

Foreign exchange dealer and broker

$9,000

14

Hydrographic surveyor

$8,900

15

Industrial relations manager

$8,870

16

Operations manager (Finance)

$8,763

17

Business development manager

$8,350

18

Trade broker

$8,334

19

Computer operations and network manager

$8,223

20

Operations manager (Commerce)

$8,129

 

Other jobs are:

  1. Legal service manager $8,080
  2. Computer and information systems manager $8,075
  3. Research and development manager $7,808
  4. Budgeting and financial accounting manager $7,800
  5. Marine superintendent engineer $7,650
  6. Engineering manager $7,521
  7. Training manager $7,500
  8. Manufacturing plant and production manager $7,450
  9. Marketing manager $7,327
  10. Personnel / human resource manager $7,300
  11. Logistics manager $7,150
  12. Technical manager $7,064
  13. Sales manager $6,918
  14. Quality assurance manager $6,880
  15. Instrumentation engineer $6,817
  16. Statistician $6,707
  17. Chemical engineer (petroleum) $6,670
  18. Business analyst $6,667
  19. Procurement manager $6,637
  20. Advocate and solicitor $6,500
  21. Advertising and public relations manager $6,495
  22. Corporate planning manager $6,488
  23. Shipping manager $6,440
  24. Industrial health, safety and environment engineer $6,355
  25. Personal banker $6,350
  26. Premises maintenance manager $6,300
  27. Transport operations manager $6,250
  28. Chemical engineering technician (petroleum) $6,245
  29. Editor (newspapers and periodicals) $6,210
  30. Pharmacologist $6,085
  31. Credit analyst $6,084
  32. Chemical engineer (petrochemicals) $6,038
  33. Advertising copywriter $6,000
  34. Securities dealer and broker $6,000
  35. Database administrator $5,996
  36. Sports coach $5,965
  37. Administration manager $5,890
  38. Editor (radio, television and video) $5,843
  39. Geophysicist $5,831
  40. Customer service manager $5,750
  41. Power generation and distribution engineer $5,695
  42. Market research analyst $5,521
  43. Marine superintendent (deck) $5,450
  44. Chemical engineer $5,432
  45. Building architect $5,425
  46. Operations manager (Community) $5,406
  47. Petroleum and natural gas engineer $5,379
  48. Instrumentation technician $5,351
  49. Aeronautical engineer $5,334
  50. Building and construction project manager $5,300
  51. Semi-conductor engineer $5,293
  52. Structural engineer $5,270
  53. Cad cam engineer $5,202
  54. Financial futures dealer and broker $5,145
  55. Naval architect $5,143
  56. Creative director (Advertising) $5,000
  57. Director (stage, film, television and radio) $5,000
  58. Lawyer (except advocate and solicitor) $5,000
  59. Systems designer and analyst $4,997
  60. Ship-master $4,945
  61. Property / estate manager $4,936
  62. Production engineer $4,931
  63. Biomedical engineer $4,928
  64. Telecommunications service supervisor $4,911
  65. Electrical engineer $4,873
  66. Mechanical engineer $4,820
  67. Industrial nurse $4,802
  68. Sewerage and sanitary engineer $4,790
  69. Warehousing manager $4,789
  70. Medical x-ray technician $4,732
  71. Air transport service supervisor $4,713
  72. Network systems and data communication analyst $4,685
  73. Information technology security specialist $4,679
  74. Chemist $4,658
  75. Environment health inspector $4,605
  76. Civil engineer $4,578
  77. Manufacturing engineer $4,568
  78. Electronics engineer $4,534
  79. Materials engineer $4,524

100.    Accountant $4,500

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