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Salary Guide 2018
2018 Thailand Salary Guide
For Employers: The Michael Page Salary Benchmark 2018 is our annual survey of Thailand salary increases, helping you ensure your employees' salaries are in line with industry averages. In addition, you can spot in-demand skills and track key opportunities for employment in Thailand.
For Job Seekers: Track how your salary increment compares to the average salary in Thailand this year, especially if you are looking to change jobs. Search for available jobs and read our advice on salary negotiation before discussing your next pay rise.
Employment trends in Thailand*
*These employment trends are based on Michael Page’s data in the last 12 months.
Look out for the Thailand Salary Benchmark 2018, launching in March 2018.
Pay increase when changing jobs
|Sectors||Average salary increment %|
|Human Resource||21 - 25|
|Procurement & Supply Chain||16 - 20|
|Engineering & Manufacturing||16 - 20|
|Sales||16 - 20|
|Finance & Accounting||21 - 25|
|Marketing||16 - 20|
“Marketing candidates with strong multi-channel experience will be in high demand in 2018. Candidates who are experts in digital marketing with strong consumer acquisition exposure will be pulled towards new startups from larger, more traditional organisations.”
“In 2018, we will see a shift in the skillsets required of Human Resources candidates. The focus will move to strategic HR Business Partnering and growing the organisation through contemporary talent management and leadership development policies.”