It’s one thing to travel to a new country and another thing to survive in that country. When it comes to survival, money is necessary. And to get money, you need a job. If Canada is your preferred destination, we already talked on the best jobs you can find in Canada.

In this post, we will be looking specifically at Dubai. Precisely some of the highest paid jobs in Dubai.

Jobs in Dubai are often perceived to be lucrative. This is as a result of a fast growing economy and healthy standard of living.

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In this post, we’ve compiled some of the highest paid jobs in Dubai.

List Of Highest Paid Jobs In Dubai

Below is a list of the highest paid jobs in Dubai. Hence, if looking to travel to Dubai, you may want to equip yourself with skills that relates to these profession.

1. Chief Marketing Officer

Chief Marketing offers in Dubai get an average monthly pay including allowance of $25,000. Salary range is estimated to be around $22,000 and $25,000.

These People manage the marketing operations of an organization and work towards improving the brand. The job is quite demanding and qualification would be a university degree in marketing, asked or similar program.

2. Accounting, Finance Professionals

Accounting and finance professionals is another lucrative job in Dubai. Average monthly pay is estimated to be $20,000 including allowance. Salary range is estimated to be between $15,000 and $25,000 monthly.

3. Lawyers

If you are into law, you could be in luck. Lawyers in Dubai are estimated to earn around $21,000 a month including allowance. Salary range is estimated to be between $16,000 and $29,000.

4. Doctors

Oh yes, being a doctor is equally a good profession in Dubai. This however, will depend on the establishment you are working for/with.

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Doctors in Dubai are estimated to receive $20,000 monthly including allowance.

5. Bankers

How much a banker earns, varies. This will depend on the position of the banker and the firm he/she works for. The VP for example, is heavily involved in crucial decisions including long-term large level loans, potential investments that can raise the profile of the bank and the senior level roles within banking. They are seen as the key decision makers that can transform the image of the bank.

Pay range for bankers are estimated to be around $19,000 Monthly including allowance. Salary range is estimated to be between $17,000 and $21,000.

6. Engineers

There are different types of engineers. This can include engineers in senior mechanical, electrical and plumbing and a whole lot more.

Depending on what kind of engineer and what company he/she works for, salaries could vary.

Average monthly pay including allowance for engineers is around $17,000. Salary range is between $$11,000 and $19,000.

7. IT Managers

The technology market is a lucrative market. We even made mention of IT related field in the best jobs available in Canada. That’s no different in Dubai.

Average monthly pay including allowance for IT Managers is estimated to be $16,000. Salary range is estimated to be $14,000 and $22,000.

8. Pilot

Being a pilot is equally a lucrative job. Pilots are highly sought after especially in the Gulf region where the aviation industry is fast growing. Asides allowance, pilots often get other benefits like free housing, utilities, school fees and provident fund investment. However, a number of exams and training, on top of a license, need to be completed.

Pilots in Dubai receive an estimated monthly pay with allowance of $14,000. Salary is estimated to be between $8,000 and $20,000.

9. Restaurant General Managers

Good food they say, is good business. For the most part, people tend to turn to restaurants to get good meals. Especially those who are not cut out to deal with so much time in the kitchen.

As such, some restaurants make use of General Managers in their restaurants and these people are responsible for the whole working of a restaurant.

Restaurant General Managers in Dubai receive monthly pay including allowance of around $14,000. Salary range is estimated to be between $7000 and $19,000.

10. Public Relations Managing Director

Public relations managing directors have the job of identifying client groups and determine communication. They write effective and interesting press releases, grow and maintain a company’s positive image and brand, and manage special events.

Public relations managing directors are estimated to receive a monthly pay of between $23,000 and $100,000.

There you have it. Those are some of the highest paying jobs in Dubai. Although there are more, we’d have to make do with this 10. At least for now. If you want more, let us know using the comment session.


  1. I want to travel to Canada I wish I could work any job I am suffering a lot in my country and I ride to emigrate in Canada and I want to change my life and I want to work

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