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JavaScript Developer Salary by Country in Africa

Martin Milo
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This article visualizes the median JavaScript developer salary on a map of Africa and in the table as a list. The median salary is a metric that identifies the country's midpoint of available salaries. Not to be confused with average or mean metrics, the median is better suited to eliminate extreme outliers from a statistic which could cripple its accuracy.

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As of 2022, the estimated median JavaScript developer salary of countries in Africa is $9,450 per year or $5 per hour. If you're looking for a breakdown of JavaScript salaries for individual country, check out the salaries.

How much does a JavaScript developer make in Africa?

$9,450 / Annual

Based on 1354 salaries

The data come from StackOverflow's annual developer surveys, and can you can find them on this link -

Map of Countries in Africa by JavaScript Developer Median Salary

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5 Countries in Africa with the Highest JavaScript Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. South Africa - $41,000
  2. Mauritius - $16,980
  3. Rwanda - $14,448
  4. Morocco - $12,323
  5. Kenya - $11,598

5 Countries in Africa with the Lowest JavaScript Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. Cameroon - $3,960
  2. Sudan - $5,670
  3. Madagascar - $5,784
  4. Côte d'Ivoire - $6,342
  5. Tanzania - $6,450

For the complete table with sortable options, please check out the table of the available countries below. Feel free to reach out if you don't see your country on the table or the data is unavailable on the map.

List of Countries in Africa by JavaScript Developer Median Salary

Salary Based on 
1Flag of South Africa South Africa$41,000323 Salaries
2Flag of Mauritius Mauritius$16,98011 Salaries
3Flag of Rwanda Rwanda$14,44815 Salaries
4Flag of Morocco Morocco$12,32394 Salaries
5Flag of Kenya Kenya$11,598124 Salaries
6Flag of Nigeria Nigeria$11,520219 Salaries
7Flag of Egypt Egypt$11,082194 Salaries
8Flag of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe$10,80011 Salaries
9Flag of Tunisia Tunisia$10,23660 Salaries
10Flag of Uganda Uganda$9,66634 Salaries
11Flag of Ghana Ghana$7,86043 Salaries
12Flag of Algeria Algeria$7,44015 Salaries
13Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia$7,12844 Salaries
14Flag of Tanzania Tanzania$6,45025 Salaries
15Flag of Côte d'Ivoire Côte d'Ivoire$6,34212 Salaries
16Flag of Madagascar Madagascar$5,78412 Salaries
17Flag of Sudan Sudan$5,67016 Salaries
18Flag of Cameroon Cameroon$3,96015 Salaries

If you want to become a JavaScript developer, keep in mind that the current median salary shouldn't be the main reason for your decision to learn the language or a specific technology. More years of experience and certain regions or cities within the country can also increase the median salary.

Breakdown of JavaScript Developer Salary in other Regions

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