There are many manufacturing companies in Nigeria but securing a job in one of them is not as easy as it seems. But if you want to further your career in the manufacturing field , then this post is for you. In this article, I will be showing you the top manufacturing companies in Nigeria and their average salaries. This will serve as an eye opener of your monthly income in the manufacturing industry.

Top Manufacturing Companies in Nigeria and Their Average Salaries

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Top Manufacturing Companies in Nigeria and Their Average Salaries per Month

It is also important for you to note that these ratings and figures are collated based on anonymous inputs from different employees.

In this article you will get to see the manufacturing activities of these top companies, and the average monthly salaries of employees in these manufacturing companies in Nigeria.

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Flour Mills of Nigeria

Flour Mills of Nigeria is the company that produces Golden Penny flours which is very popular amongst bakeries, consumers, and confectioneries in Nigeria. Every employee from the top down really treats each other with respect, they care about you as an individual and truly are invested in your success. Flour Mills of Nigeria is one of the organizations that make the safety of their employees their priority and has been awarded with the first “Lagos Vision Zero” award manufacturing safety culture in acknowledgement of FMN achievements in the effort to manage occupational risks for workers in its operations.

Flour Mills of Nigeria average monthly salary is ₦146k

United Africa Company of Nigeria (UACN)

UACN is one of the top multinational manufacturers in Nigeria known for producing the popular gala, supreme ice-cream, coconut chips and many more. They offer great training and have a great support structure. The company truly takes care of employees with mouth-watering salary and bonuses.  So, if you are a job seeker and you are open to learning, then this is your dream company.

UAC Company average monthly salary is ₦223k

Guinness Nigeria

Guinness Nigeria is an iconic African company renowned internationally for its high quality brands, Located in Ikeja Lagos. It is as a company that believes in enriching the communities within which it operates, through investment and active participation in the positive evolution of society. As one of the most reputable and trusted consumer goods company in Nigeria, Guinness is recognized by the Great Place to Work Institute for consistently being a great place to work over the last 7 years. The company is also a great place to grow ones career, so if you are a job seeker looking to grow your career then the focus should be here.

Guinness average monthly salary is ₦158k

De-United Foods Industries Limited (DUFIL)

DUFIL Company has consequently grown into one of the most popular and known manufacturing companies in Nigeria. Dufil Prima Foods produces one of the most popular brands in the world “Indomie” and some other nutritional foods like Dano Milk, Power Oil, Emperor Oil, Power Pasta, Hypo, Minimie noodles and chin-chin, Lush Attachment, “Munch It” and its newest product “Indomie Relish”.

DUFIL average monthly salary in Nigeria is ₦119k

Unilever Nigeria

Unilever Nigeria is one of the best-known manufacturing companies in Nigeria. Headquartered in Lagos and specializes in food production and personal care goods. Some of the most popular products by Unilever include Lipton, Knorr, Blue Band, Lux, Vaseline, Omo and Close Up. The company has some of the best employees and encourages constant learning with top notch work-life balance.

Nestle average monthly salary in Nigeria is ₦117k


Nestle is a multinational company established in 1957 in Nigeria. The company has about 2,300 direct employees, 3 manufacturing sites, 8 branch offices and a head office located in Lagos. Nestle produces and markets several iconic brands including Maggi, Milo, Golden Morn and Nescafé.  Nestle emerged “Best Employee-Friendly Organization in Food and Beverage Industry in Nigeria” and seek to help employees make more informed decisions about their own health, take personal responsibility and choose to live and work in a safe and healthy way.

Nestle average monthly salary in Nigeria is ₦183K

Nigerian Breweries

Nigerian Breweries is the largest brewery in Nigeria. Nigerian Breweries offers vacation, holiday and sick-leave policies, employees spouse and children medical care, insurance, and an attractive and progressive pension scheme. Employees also receive grants on cars and homes.

The company also pays much attention to the issue of employee wellness by organizing seminars and exhibitions such as the SHE (Safety and Health) week where important information about safety in the workplace is obtained.

Nigerian Breweries average monthly salary is ₦214K

Dangote Group

Dangote Group known as the Largest Manufacturing Conglomerate in West Africa which employs the highest employees in Nigeria was founded in 1921 and headquartered in Lagos State. The company focuses on the production of cement, food and beverages.

Dangote Group offers opportunities to both undergraduates and graduates. Allow employees practicalize and supervise themselves.

Dangote Nigeria average monthly salary is ₦127K


These list of manufacturing companies were selected based on the reviews and ratings of their current employees. So, with this we have come to the end of this article which reveals the top manufacturing companies in Nigeria and their average monthly salaries. Subscribe to Nigerian Fact  in order to get more of this information delivered straight into your email inbox.