Launched in March 2020, the Kelly Services Indonesia Salary Guide 2020, which provides insights into the country's manpower and industry trends, reveals what professionals in the fields of banking & finance, consumer goods & services, hi-tech, and more can expect to earn on a monthly average this year.

The guide also highlighted that as per the government's plans, job creation and skill-job matching will be areas of focus in the country, for instance by linking vocational schools to the industry to ensure graduates satisfy new sector demands.

In line with that, the key roles across key sectors, and what they pay, are detailed below.

Note: All salary ranges reflected are on base salaries per month.


Banking & finance

In this sector, which comprises functions in accounting & finance, IT, and insurance, the Chief Information Officer (CIO) in IT who holds 15 and more years of experience and an S1 qualification can expect to earn between IDR145,000,000 and IDR 275,000,000 a month, the highest of the lot.

Following this, the Finance Director who holds and S1 qualification and over 12 years of experience could earn a monthly pay of between IDR120,000,000 and IDR260,000,000.

In-demand roles in banking & finance

Apart from the CIO, other in-demand roles in Indonesia's banking & finance sector include:

Finance Controller
Salary range: IDR28,000,000 to IDR115,000,000
Years of experience: Five to 12
Qualifications: S1

Chief Information Security Officer (In IT)
Salary range: IDR92,700,000 to IDR154,500,000
Years of experience: 10+
Qualifications: S1

Senior Vice President Group, IT Business Solution & Application Services
Salary range: IDR93,000,000 to IDR120,000,000
Years of experience: 15+
Qualifications: S1

Senior Vice President Group, IT Infrastructure
Salary range: IDR93,000,000 to IDR125,000,000
Years of experience: 15+
Qualifications: S1

Chief Information Security Officer (In insurance)
Salary range: IDR60,000,000 to IDR80,000,000
Years of experience: 10+
Qualifications: S1


Hi-tech

In this sector, which spans roles in IT and the automotive functions, the Sales Director (IT) with 10 and more years of experience and an S1 qualification, could earn the highest range of between IDR108,200,000 and IDR 126,000,000.

Next comes the role of the Vice President, Sales (automotive) who holds more than 10 years' experience and an S1 qualification, earning between IDR64,900,000 and IDR73,000,000 per month.

In-demand roles in hi-tech

IT support
Salary range: IDR8,000,000 to IDR15,000,000
Years of experience: 5
Qualifications: S1

Java Programmer
Salary range: IDR8,000,000 to IDR15,000,000
Years of experience: 3+
Qualifications: S1

Project Manager
Salary range: IDR25,000,000 to IDR52,000,000
Years of experience: 5-10
Qualifications: S1

Project Manager, IT Support Infrastructure
Salary range: IDR23,000,000 to IDR44,000,000
Years of experience: 5-10
Qualifications: S1

QC Officer
Salary range: IDR5,000,000 to IDR15,000,000
Years of experience: 4-8
Qualifications: S1/D3

R&D Manager
Salary range: IDR27,900,000 to IDR44,000,000
Years of experience: 5-10
Qualifications: S1/D3

Technical Sales Manager
Salary range: IDR56,700,000 to IDR65,000,000
Years of experience: 25
Qualifications: S1


Consumer goods & services

This sector comprises functions in education, engineering & technical (manufacturing), eCommerce, FMCG, logistics and warehouse, as well as retail.

Across all, the Sales Director in FMCG holding 15+ years of experience and an S1 qualification, can expect to earn between IDR155,000,000 and IDR262,000,000 a month.

Further, the Business Development and Communication Advisor in the education sector, with 10 years of experience and an S1 qualification is the highest earner, earning between IDR144,000,000 and IDR155,000,000 each month.

In-demand roles in consumer goods & services

Sales Engineer  
Salary range: IDR13,000,000 to IDR27,000,000
Years of experience: 3+
Qualifications: S1

Sales Manager (Engineering & technical)
Salary range: IDR23,000,000 to IDR30,000,000
Years of experience: 3
Qualifications: S1

Senior Applications Engineer 
Salary range: IDR9,000,000 to IDR13,000,000
Years of experience: 6
Qualifications: S1

Marketing Manager (FMCG)
Salary range: IDR40,000,000 to IDR60,000,000
Years of experience: 10+
Qualifications: S1

Sales Manager (FMCG)
Salary range: IDR45,000,000 to IDR60,000,000
Years of experience: 15+
Qualifications: S1

Sales Executive (Logistics and warehouse)
Salary range: IDR9,000,000 to IDR13,000,000
Years of experience: 2
Qualifications: S1

Sales Manager (Logistics and warehouse)
Salary range: IDR16,000,000 to IDR18,500,000
Years of experience: 3
Qualifications: S1


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