Since the listed in demand jobs in Singapore are less appealing to certain Singaporeans, this rises opportunities for foreigners to live in Singapore and find a job in these categories. People who are from third world countries would also get even the least paid jobs.
Salaries ranging from SGD 450 to SGD 1,835 may seem low for Singaporeans, but foreign employees consider this enough for them to send money back home to support their families.
Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in Singapore 2017
10. Legal Secretary
Salary Ranger per Month: SGD 4,000 – SGD 8,000 (USD 2,895 – USD 5,790)
Expected Tasks if You are Hired: Legal secretaries perform secretarial tasks in law offices. You are expected to write legal documents such as summons, and subpoenas, motions. You also have to do standard secretarial duties such as answering calls or emails, greeting clients, and transcribing data.
09. Settlements Manager
Salary Range per Month: SGD 5,000 – SGD 8,300 (USD 3,619 – USD 6,008)
Expected Tasks if You are Hired: As a Settlement Manager in banking and finance industry, you will be required to facilitate treasury settlements, ensure accurate and reliable cash flow, as well as pool price forecast. To do this, you have to be responsible for managing staff in a fast-paced, detail oriented environment with strict deadlines.