How Much Pediatricians Earn in Namibia?



How Much Pediatricians Earn in Namibia?

If you’re considering a career in pediatric medicine, you may wonder about how much paediatricians earn in Namibia. Here’s what you should know. In Namibia, the average annual salary for a paediatrician is N$1,086,000. However, salaries can range from N$780,000 to N$1,500,000 per year. Paediatricians in Namibia typically work 37 hours per week and receive two weeks of paid vacation time per year.

The average annual salary for a paediatrician

A paediatrician is a medical doctor who specializes in the care of children. In Namibia, the average annual salary for a paediatrician is N$1,086,000. This means that paediatricians in Namibia earn more than twice the average wage in the country. The high salaries of paediatricians are due to the fact that they have many years of training and experience.

Salary range of a paediatrician

Salaries can range from N$780,000 to N$1,500,000 per year. The average salary for a paediatrician in Namibia is around N$1,200,000 per year. However, there is a wide disparity in how much paediatricians earn across the country. In some rural areas of Namibia, paediatricians may only earn half of what they could earn in the capital city of Windhoek.

Working hours of paediatricians in Namibia 

According to PayScale. com, paediatricians in Namibia typically earn 1,360—2,040 NAD per month and work 37 hours per week. They also receive two weeks of paid vacation time per year. With the current exchange rate*, that equates to approximately $93—$136 USD per month or $2. 50—$3. 70 USD per hour; slightly higher than the minimum wage in Namibia** which is 1,155 NAD (or about $78 USD) monthly.

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