Top 5 Most Highest Paying Jobs In Malaysia 2023

Check Out The 5 Highest Paying Jobs In Malaysia!

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When it comes to jobs, people are always asking about salaries. I mean, who doesn’t want a high salary that allows you to buy all kinds of things and travel here and there, right? There may be many jobs listed within the heart of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and around the world, but what exactly are the highest paying jobs in Malaysia? We’ve listed it down for you here!

But let’s not forget, this salary is based on work experience as well.

So, let’s take a look at 5 high-paying jobs in Malaysia!

1. Real Estate Agent

2. Surgeon

3. Sales & Marketing Director 

4. Chief Information Officer 

5. Global Banking Manager 


1. Real Estate Agent / Real Estate Negotiator

real estate agent malaysiaWe would like to stress that you DO NOT require a degree to be a real estate agent or negotiator. A career in the real estate industry emphasizes more on communication and soft skills more than anything else – so anyone can do it, you just need the right training and direction!

The income of a real estate agent can reach RM50,000 a month! Not including other commissions that they get through their sales.

Additionally, a real estate agent’s job is to advertise the property and find prospects who are interested in buying, as well as property management. From there, come their commissions and income.

It is not difficult to start a career as a real estate agent. If you’re interested in taking this leap of faith, IQI can offer you the opportunity to start earning in your real estate career! Check it out here. 

2. Surgeon

surgeonIf you can stand blood and love the arts of medicine, know that a Surgeon’s salary can reach RM70,000 a month!

However, do note that it will be a long journey. From high school, you have to start focusing on and then continue to medical school. With the number of years it takes to become a surgeon, the journey might take you 10 years and above.

Not including how complex it is to perform a surgery. Perhaps that’s why their salaries are among the highest in Malaysia, and even in the world!

3. Sales & Marketing Director 

A marketing director is responsible for the overall management of the sales & marketing department. That responsibility includes planning, implementing, and reviewing a company’s marketing approach. In addition to that, they also need to set sales target set by superiors. This high-paying job is suitable for people who like to talk. 

Compared to the past, marketing is done traditionally through newspapers, television and radio. But in today’s modern age, marketing can be seen from digital aspects like social media and blogs. As a marketing director, you get to explore these modern concepts, and you will be able to come up with new and innovative ways to reach your sales target. 

The salary of a sales & marketing director can reach RM35,000 a month!

4. Chief Information Officer 

A chief information officer is tasked with monitoring the implementation of the agency’s information technology strategic plan, which contains IT deployment plans in support of the achievement of goals. The salary of a chief information officer can reach RM30,000 to RM60,000!

In addition, many other duties of a chief information officer are different from previous years. Such as creating business value through technology, strategically planning business growth objectives and ensuring technology systems and procedures lead to results in line with business goals.

This is because the digital age requires a technological and information approach, with eyes on the project full time.

5. Global Banking Manager

A Global Banking Manager directs and oversees the day to day of a financial institution. A Global Banking Manager’s job to maintain a deep and current knowledge of international variances in cultural, business, legal and regulatory issues that pertain to banking. 

Salaries of a Global Banking Manager goes for as much as a whopping RM14,700 per month! Their duties varies, ranging from managing subordinates and staff to ensuring that project milestones are met according to their approved budgets. 

If you’re looking to get the most out of your efforts, why not join IQI Realty Sdn Bhd? Headquartered in Petaling Jaya, but with offices spread around the world, you’ll be thriving with a team of people who work hard and play hard. 

Contact us now! 

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