Saudi Arabia Automotive Industry grows much higher in last decade due to huge demand from Saudi Arabia as well as growing income of locals and due to higher oil prices also due to gov interest in manufacturing of local automotive aiming to complete with other regional hubs in Gulf like Iran. Toyota his leading vehicle provider in Saudi Arabia and still it is growing but competition increases as new companies approaches market during last 10 years. Jobs in Automotive industry grows well due to higher demand for Vehicle repairs, maintenance and sales. Huge amount of expatriates were also working in the sector but it is news that the Automotive industry might replacing all of expatriates with Saudi Nationals from staring of 2017. Well the currently the growth of Automotive industry is in slow phase and declining as Saudi Government is constantly doing efforts to increase revenues which were decline due to effects from Low oil Prizes these efforts includes expected introduction of VAT (2018) and possible duties on vehicles registrations and ownership (under discussion but not approved) could hit the market medium term trend, projected over the 1 million units before the 2020.
So lets turn towards the average salary if you’r expat then you may find these as less salary as compare to your salary.
|Profession(Automotive)||Salary in Saudi Riyal|
|Average Salary of Technician||2,000 SAR|
|Average Salary of Automotive Electrician||2,400 SAR|
|Average Salary of Service Advisor||2,750 SAR|
|Average Salary of Automotive Parts Supplier||3,600 SAR|
|Average Salary of Automotive Sales||9,429 SAR|
|Average Salary of Service Manager||17,500 SAR|
|Average Salary of Assistant Manager / Estimator||25,000 SAR|
|Average Salary of Branch Manager||30,000 SAR|