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Here's Exactly How Much You Should Be Paid In 2016

Kelly Services, global workforce solutions provider (aka HR firm) has just released their 2016 salary guide. You can search for your industry and role description and see how much you should be paid here!

Industries covered:

Accounting Banking and Finance Call Centre Engineering and Technical Healthcare & Life Sciences
Human resources Information Technology Office Support Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics Sales, Marketing & Advertising

Accounting

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Image Credit:sbsgroup.com.sg
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Accounting Assistant N’/ ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 2-4 2,000 – 3,200
Accounts Officer Diploma / Degree 2-4 2,200 – 3,500
Accounts Payable Specialist Diploma / Degree 2-5 2,600 – 3,800
Senior Accounts Executive Diploma / Degree 3-6 3,000 – 4,000
Accounts Executive Diploma / Degree 2-4 2,800 – 3,500
Accountant / Assistant Accountant Degree 3-6 3,500 – 5,500
Senior Accountant Degree 3-6 5,000 – 6,800
Finance Executive Diploma / Degree 3-6  3,100 – 4,500
Finance Analyst Degree / Master 3-6 4,000 – 5,500
FP & A Analyst Degree 4-8 5,500 – 8,000
Assistant Finance Manager / Finance Manager Degree 5-8 5,500 – 9,000
FP & A Manager Degree 7-12 7,000 – 10,500
Finance Controller Degree 10-15 8,000 – 15,000
Chief Financial Officer Degree 15-20 10,000 – 20,000
Finance Director Degree 15-20 10,000 – 20,000
Audit Internal Auditor / Manager Degree 5-8 5,000 – 8,300
Internal Auditor / Director Degree 12-15 8,000 – 15,000
Treasury Analyst / Senior Treasury Analyst Degree  3-6 4,500 – 7,500

Banking And Finance

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Image Credit: DBS
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Compliance Analyst  Diploma / Degree 1-3 3,000 – 4,500
Compliance Manager Degree / Master 4-7 5,000 – 10,000
Compliance Vice President Degree / Master 8-10 10,000 – 17,000
Risk Analyst Degree 1-3 3,000 – 5,000
Risk Manager Degree / Master 4-7 5,000 – 10,000
Risk Vice President Degree / Master 8-10 10,000 – 17,000
Settlements Analyst Diploma / Degree 1-3 3,000 – 5,000
Settlements Manager Degree / Master 4-7 5,000 – 8,300
Settlements Vice President Degree / Master 8-10 6,700 – 11,700
Trade Finance Operations Analyst Diploma / Degree 1-3 3,000 – 5,000
Trade Finance Operations Manager Degree / Master 4-7 5,000 – 6,700
Trade Finance Operations Vice President Degree / Master 8-10 6,700 – 11,700
Sales Bancassurance Diploma / Degree 0-5 2,700 – 5,000
Sales Relationship Manager Degree 8-16 3,500 – 5,500

Call Centre

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Image Credit:contactcentral.com
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Customer Service Assistant / Executive N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 1-5 2,300 – 2,500
Receptionist N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 1-6 2,100 – 3,100
Telesales / Campaign Executive N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 1-5 2,200 – 3,500
Reservations Sales Associate Diploma / Degree 1-5 2,200 – 3,300
Processing Agent / Consultant N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 1-5 2,200 – 3,500
Customer Contact Consultant Diploma 1-5 2,400 – 3,500
Customer Service Officer Diploma / Degree 1-6 2,300 – 3,500
Customer Service Officer / Advisor (Foreign Speaking) Degree  2-6 3,500 – 5,000

Engineering and Technical Services

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Image Credit: nlb.gov.sg
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Administration & Support Technical Trainer Degree 3-5 4,000 – 6,000
Project Management Site Supervisor N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 3-5 2,800 – 3,050
Project Management Senior Structure Foreman N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 3-5 3,000 – 4,500
Project Management Planning Engineer Degree / Master 3-5 4,700 – 5,000
Project Management Assistant Manager – Facilities Degree 3-5 5,000 – 6,000
Project Management HSE Officer Diploma / Degree 3-5 4,000 – 6,800
Project Management Project Engineer Degree / Master 3-10 3,600 – 8,000
Chemical Process Technician Degree / Master 2-3 2,000 – 3,500
Production Process Technician Diploma / Degree 2-3 1,860- 3,700
Process Analytical Technology Technician Degree 2-3 3,150 – 4,100
Process Service Technician Diploma / Degree 3-5 2,500 – 5,000
Process Engineering Assistant / Engineer Degree 2-5 2,000 – 5,000
Process Equipment Engineer Degree 2-5 2,300 – 6,000
SPA Technical Lead Engineer Degree 3-5 5,000 – 8,000
Civil Hydraulic Design Engineer Degree 2-5 4,700 – 5,000
Civil Services Engineer Degree 2-5 5,000 – 8,300
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Mechanical Technician N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 2-8 2,200 – 2,250
Precision Machinist N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 2-8 2,400 – 2,400
Technical Service Specialist (Mechnical) Diploma / Degree 2-8 6,000 – 6,250
Mechanical Engineer / Designer Degree 2-8 4,400 – 8,000
Technical Consultant Diploma / Degree 2-8 8,000 – 8,000
Maintenance Technician N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 2-5 2,500 – 4,000
Maintenance Services Technician / Manager Degree 2-15 2,500 – 15,000
Quality Assurance / Control Draftsman  Diploma / Degree 2-5 4,000 – 5,000
Supplier Quality Engineer Degree  2-5 3,000 – 5,400
Sales & Account Management Field Specialist Degree 2-5  3,200 – 5,000
General Manager – Sales Diploma / Degree 5-10 5,900 – 15,600

Healthcare & Life Sciences

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Image Credit: Cliffordchance.com
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Assistant Chemist / Chemist Degree 2-5 2,500 – 5,000
Lab Technician / Assistant Diploma / Degree 2-5 2,400 – 4,000
Staff Nurse Diploma / Degree 3-5  2,300 – 4,400
Sample Coordinator Diploma / Degree 3-5 3,200 – 4,000
Development Scientist Degree / Master 3-10 3,900 – 7,000
Scientific and Regulatory Affairs Specialist / Manager Degree 3-10 4,000 – 12,000
Manager, Distribution Services Degree 3-10  6,100 – 9,000
Project Manager Degree 3-10 4,000 – 9,800
Quality Lead / Manager Degree 5-10 6,000 – 10,000
R&D Director Degree / Master 5-10 8,000 – 15,000

Human Resources

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Image Credit: Humanresourcesonline.net
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Payroll Officer Diploma / Degree 1-3 2,500 – 3,000
Human Resource Assistant Diploma / Degree 1-5 2,300 – 3,200
Human Resource Executive Diploma / Degree 3-7 3,000 – 4,000
Payroll Executive Diploma / Degree 3-5 2,800 – 4,000
Human Resource Business Support Specialist Diploma / Degree 3-5 3,500 – 4,200
Senior / Human Resource Generalist Diploma / Degree 3-8 3,500 – 5,000
Human Resource Recruiter Diploma / Degree 2-5 3,000 – 5,000
Human Resource Operations Analyst Diploma / Degree 3-5 4,000 – 5,000
Assistant Human Resource Manager / Manager Diploma / Degree 5-10 4,000 – 6,200
Learning & Development Supervisor / Manager Degree 8-15 5,500 – 7,000
Section Leader, Talent Acquisition Diploma / Degree 3-8 3,800 – 7,500
HR Manager Diploma / Degree 3-8 5,000 – 7,500
Senior / Compensation Executive Diploma / Degree 3-8 4,000 – 8,000
 Human Resource Consultant Degree 7-12 7,250 – 8,000
Human Resource Business Partner Bachelor / Master 8-15 6,700 – 10,800
Regional Organisation Development Manager (APAC) Degree 10-20 12,100 – 15,000

Information Technology

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Image Credit: knowledgeidea.com
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Application Develoment UAT Testers Degree 2-4 2,000 – 3,200
Oracle Consultant Degree 2-4 2,200 – 3,500
Application Consultant Degree 2-5 2,600 – 3,800
Mobile Application Developers Degree 3-6 3,000 – 4,000
OBIEE Developer Degree 2-4 2,800 – 4,000
Web Developer / Web Master Degree 3-6 3,500 – 5,500
.Net Developer Degree 3-6 5,000 – 6,800
Release Engineer Degree 2-4 5,000 – 7,500
Java Developer Degree 2-4 2,000 – 3,200
Application Deployment and Support Degree 2-4 2,200 – 3,500
Oracle Developer / Lead Degree 2-5 2,600 – 3,800
Application Developer Degree 3-6 3,000 – 4,000
Datawarehouse Developer Degree 2-4 2,800 – 4,000
Test Analyst / Manager Degree 3-6 3,500 – 5,500
 Big Data / Hadoop Developer Degree 3-6 5,000 – 6,800
Support Business Intelligence Developer Degree 4-10 5,200 – 9,200
Associate Consultant / Senior Consultant Degree 2-10 2,600 – 10,000
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Data Analyst Degree 3-6 4,000 – 5,600
Project Analyst Degree 2-6 3,500 – 5,750
Mainframe Analyst Degree 4-8 4,800 – 5,800
Business Process Expert Degree 6-8 6,000 – 7,500
Business Analyst Degree 4-8 4,400 – 10,835
Infrastructure Helpdesk Support / Engineer Degree 1-5 2,650 – 4,000
Data Center Support Engineer / Engineer Degree 4-8 3,459 – 6,100
Windows Administrator Degree 4-9 3,500 – 6,500
Infrastructure Lead Degree 6-11 5,700 – 7,000
Voice Network Support Analyst Degree 4-8 2,700 – 7,600
Unix Administrator Degree 4-9 4,000 – 8,000
Database Administrator Degree 4-9 3,800 – 8,200
Cloud Support Engineer Degree 6-10 7,200 – 9,500
IT Security Consultants Degree 6-10 7,000 – 10,000
DevOps Specialist Degree 4-9 6,500 – 9,500
Infrastructure Manager Degree 9-15 7,000 – 12,160
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Operations & Service Management Manager Degree 7-14 5,400 – 7,800
Project Manager Degree 8-16 6,500 – 10,000
Business Development Product Sales Engineer Degree 4-9 4,800 – 7,800
Solutions Sales Manager Degree 6-12 6,500 – 11,200
Senior Account Director Masters Masters 11-20 12,000 – 22,000
Finance IT Banking Business Analyst Degree 4-8 5,500 – 7,800
Finance IT Application Developer Degree 5-10 5,500 – 8,400
RAD Developer Degree 5-12 7,300 – 10,500
Project Manager (Finance IT) Degree 10-15 8,000 – 12,000
Murex / Sophis / Calypso Developers Degree 2-7 7,000 – 12,000
Senior Business Analyst Degree 8-12 8,000 – 13,500
Front Office IT Support Degree 6-11 9,800 – 14,400
Program Manager  (Finance IT) Degree 12-16 11,000 – 14,800
Technology Head (Finance IT) Degree 14-20 13,000 – 24,000
FinTech Developers Degree 5-10 7,500 – 12,000

Office Support

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Image Credit: Goldmansachs
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Admin Support N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 1-5 2,000 – 2,800
Administrative Assistant Diploma / Degree 1-3 1,800 – 3,200
Business Coordinator Diploma / Degree 1-5 2,100 – 3,500
Office Administrator N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma 3-6 2,500 – 3,500
 Customer Service Co-ordinator / Executive Diploma / Degree 1-8 2,500 – 3,800
Admin Executive Diploma / Degree 1-6 2,000 – 4,000
Administrator / Admin Officer Diploma / Degree 1-5 2,100 – 4,500
Facilities Coordinator / Executive Diploma / Degree 1-5 2,200 – 4,500
Event Services Executive Diploma / Degree 1-5 2,200 – 4,500
Programme Administration Officer Diploma / Degree 3-5 2,800 – 4,500
Executive Assistant N’ / ‘O’ Levels / Diploma / Degree 3-8 2,800 – 5,000
Personal Assistant Diploma / Degree 3-8 2,800 – 5,500
Secretary PSC / Diploma 3-8 3,000 – 5,500
Translator Degree 2-5 4,200 – 6,000
Office Manager Diploma / Degree 3-10 3,500 – 6,500
Operations Manager Diploma / Degree 5-8 5,000 – 7,500
Legal Secretary Diploma / Degree 2-5 4,000 – 8,000

Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics

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Image Credit: wikipedia.com
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Logistics Officer Diploma 1-4 1,800 – 2,400
Warehouse Assistant / Operator N’ / ‘O’ levels Certificate 1-4 1,600 – 2,400
Driver N’ / ‘O’ levels Certificate 2-6 1,800 – 2,800
Warehouse Supervisor Diploma / Degree 3-6 2,500 – 3,500
Transportation Manager Diploma / Degree 5-10 3,400 – 6,250
Logistics Executive A’ level Certificate / Diploma / Degree 2-6 2,600 – 4,000
Warehouse Manager Diploma / Degree 3-6 6,000 – 8,500
Logistics Manager Diploma / Degree 5-8 5,000 – 9,000
Operations / Shipping Operations Coordinator / Associate N’ / ‘O’ levels Certificate / Diploma 2-4 1,800 – 2,500
Documentation Coordinator N’ / ‘O’ levels Certificate 2-5 1,800 – 3,500
Management & Operations Executive N’ / ‘O’ levels Certificate / Diploma / Degree 3-6 3,000 – 4,500
Management & Operations Assistant Managaer / Manager Degree 3-6 3,800 – 5,500
Operations Manager Degree 8-15 6,250 – 10,900
Operations Head Degree 6-12 8,000 – 12,000
Procurement / Purchasing Procurement Officer Diploma / Degree 2-5 2,500 – 3,300
Purchasing Administrator Diploma / Degree 2-5 2,200 – 3,500
Procurement Executive Diploma / Degree 2-5 3,200 – 4,500
Senior Buyer / Buyer Diploma / Degree 3-6 3,000 – 5,500
Senior Procurement Manager Degree 10-20 6,500 – 13,000
Purchasing Manager Degree / Masters 6-9 6,500 – 14,000
Indirect Strategic Sourcing Manager Degree 8-12 7,500 – 14,000
Supply Chain Order Management Executive Diploma / Degree 2-6 2,500 – 4,000
Customer Service Executive / Specialist Diploma / Degree 3-6 2,800 – 4,700
Supply Chain Senior Executive / Executive / Specialist Diploma / Degree 3-8 3,300 – 5,500
Supply Chain Planner Diploma / Degree 3-8 2,800 – 6,000
Supply Chain Manager Degree 6-12 5,000 – 14,000

Sales, Marketing & Advertising

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Image Credit: marketinginteractive.com
Role Qualification Experience Salary Range
Sales Associates N’ / ‘O’ Levels 2-5 2,000 – 3,200
Sales Coordinator Diploma / Degree 2-6 2,300 – 3,500
Customer Care Advisor / Specialist Degree 2-5 2,300 – 4,000
Sales Executive Diploma 2-5 2,800 – 4,000
Account Manager Degree 3-5 3,400 – 6,000
Business Development Executive / Manager Degree 3-5 2,400 – 6,400
Sales Manager Degree 4-8 4,500 – 8,000
Sales Supervisor / Manager Degree 3-10 3,800 – 10,800
Sales Director Degree 8-15 8,000 – 12,000
Product Development Manager Master 10-15 9,000 – 12,000
 Head of Technical Development Master 12-15 10,000 – 15,000
Head of Sales / GM Degree 8-12 7,000 – 16,000
General Manager – SME Degree 12-15 10,000 – 18,000
Creative Junior Creative Designer Diploma / Degree 2-5 2,100 – 3,300
Graphic Designer Diploma / Degree 2-5 2,300 – 3,500
3D Animator Diploma / Degree 2-5 3,500 – 5,000
Marketing & Communications Content Officer Diploma / Degree 3-5 3,200 – 4,200
Marketing Executive, Regional Degree 3-5 3,300 – 4,500
Corporate Communications Senior Manager Degree 3-10 5,000 8,000
Digital Marketing Manager Degree 4-10 6,000 – 10,000
Marketing Manager Degree 6-10 6,500 – 10,000

In 2015, Singapore’s GDP growth was only 2.1%, down from 2.4% in 2014. However, median income increased by 6.5% to 3,798, and unemployment stayed healthy at 2.9%. I’ll definitely be using my SkillsFuture credits to learn more about digital media so that I can keep doing what I enjoy doing.

Here’s a handy infographic from Kelly Services about employment in Singapore:

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Image Credit: Kelly Services

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