Highest Paying companies in Nigeria: The top 10

highest paying countries in Nigeria
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp


Immigrating into Nigeria or wish to pursue a career in the country, then it will be very important to know the highest paying companies in Nigeria. With no argument, the biggest industry in Nigeria is the Oil & gas industry. Another big industry is the Banking & finance followed by the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG).

Furthermore, in as much as Nigeria has the biggest economy in Africa, it also has a very high unemployment rate. The policies in the country do not favour investors, thus many of them tend to leave and establish their businesses somewhere.

There are industries in Nigeria that are regarded as the highest paying till date. And they are listed below;

  • Commercial Banks
  • Oil & Gas
  • Telecommunication
  • Technology companies
  • FMCG

Most of the companies listed in the business niche above usually pay very well. In Nigeria, the average salary scale in most large scale enterprises is between 150, 000 Naira to 250,000 Naira per month, but it is due to increase depending on the employee’s grade and level. But for the SME and Medium Scale, the pay between 50,000 Naira to 100,000 Naira per month. Depending on the employee’s grade.

10 Highest paying companies in Nigeria

The following companies are the top paying in Nigeria;

  1. Shell Oil & Gas
  2. Chevron Oil & Gas
  3. ExxonMobil
  4. NNPC
  5. MTN
  6. Nestle Nigeria (FMCG)
  7. Total Oil & Gas
  8. Dangote (FMCG)
  9. Nigerian Breweries
  10. Microsoft Nigeria
  11. Google Nigeria
  12. GTBank
  13. Oracle Nigeria
  14. Zenith Bank

In conclusion, the following companies listed above pays high in Nigeria.

Related Articles

6 Best Business Ideas for foreigners in Nigeria

VBlogger: How to get started as a video blogger

How to make money in a foreign country


Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.

Popular Posts