Top 10 High-Paying Jobs in the Philippines

Top 10 High-Paying Jobs in the Philippines

Managers working in the oil and gas industry are the highest paid employees in the country, according to’s annual salary report.


Managers in the oil and gas industry receive an average monthly salary of P74,297.

On the recruitment firm’s website, one of the job openings for a project manager of an oil and gas company posted on Wednesday is offering salary between P45,000 and P60,000.

Among the tasks of a project manager include managing and leading an engineering team. The firm is looking to hire someone with a minimum experience of 15 years.


Managers in the utilities industry are the second highest paid with an average salary of P74,067.

Coming in third are managers in the industrial and machinery industry with an average salary of P69,063.


Rounding up the top 10 of highest paid managers in the country are those from IT Software (P59,678); BioTechnology/Pharmaceutical (P57,934); Business Process Outsourcing or BPO (P57,688); Transportation/Logistics (P51,685); Manufacturing (P48,784); Insurance (P48,758); and Fast Moving Consumer Goods or FMCG (P48,427).




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