12 Of The Top-Paying Jobs In Nigeria

Written by Keren Mikva

Of the 173.6 million people living in Nigeria, it is estimated that 20.3 million of the eligible workforce are formally employed. Nigerians earn an estimated gross domestic product per capita of $3,005 USD a year. But for those lucky enough to have the right university degree and experience, being a member of the workforce is an entirely different story with much more lucrative results. Here are 12 of the top-paying jobs in Nigeria.

Estimates are made based on company reports and industry-insider interviews. A range of salaries is given in each sector listed below. These vary widely and are dependent on reported experience and the nature of the company.

Sources: NairaLand.com, NGCareers.com, NigeriaJobAlerts.com, Jobberan.com, Data.WorldBank.org, NigerianStat.gov.ng