One-Stop Center supports foreign-affiliated firms advancing to Shizuoka Prefecture to build plants or business bases.

Investment Guide

Q. Japanese wage standard

A.・Salary (before reduction of tax and social insurance premium)

  • Basic salary, allowance based on responsibility, transportation etc.(not include bonus and allowance for overtime work)
  • Annual wage is approximately (basic salary ×(12+6(bonus))(bonus :the Japan business federation 2016)

Wage rebel according to prefecture and industry            (thousand yen)

Rank Prefecture age Length of employment Total manufacture Wholesaling/retailing service
Total 42.2 11.9 333.7 295.1 307.9 255.1
Top 1 Tokyo 41.4 11.7 403.4 392.8 373.2 301.1
2 Kanagawa 42.1 12.0 369.2 345.1 320.1 255
3 Osaka 42.1 12.0 357.1 326.8 333.6 259.6
4 Aichi 41.3 12.4 354.0 317.4 319.1 251.1
5 Ibaragi 42.4 13.0 339.5 304.2 285.5 241.4
14 Shizuoka 42.5 12.5 321.1 294.8 293.4 234.1
low 42 Yamagata 42.8 12.5 268.8 231.5 244.7 206.3
43 Akita 44.0 12.8 262.4 217.1 246.4 205.7
44 Aomori 43.3 12.1 257.2 222.5 230.8 198.2
45 Iwate 43.3 11.6 256.8 221.3 229.4 206.8
46 Miyazaki 42.8 10.9 255.6 222.3 232.5 201.7
47 Okinawa 42.0 9.0 253.4 211.0 222.1 191.3

*the ministry of health, labor and welfare :wage structure 2016

 

Wage rebel according to age and academic back ground

(thousand yen)

Academic back ground total 20~24 30~34 40~44 50~54
Total 304.0 204.5 271.7 328.6 374.8
University/

Graduate school

371.7 221.9 305.6 412.2 515.6
Technical college 276.0 200.9 250.6 296.3 326.3
High school 262.7 191.9 237.8 282.2 305.9
Junior high school 244.3 189.7 235.7 269.3 283.6

*The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare : wage structure research(2016)

 

Difference of salary according to age and type of employment

Academic back ground total 20~24 30~34 40~44 50~54
Total 2015 304.0 201.0 267.8 329.8 378.5
2016 304.0 204.5 271.7 328.6 374.8
Regular employee 2015 321.1 204.9 276.9 345.0 402.9
2016 321.7 208.0 281.1 344.6 400.9
Other 2015 205.1 173.4 200.6 201.7 202.1
2016 211.8 182.2 210.0 210.5 209.6

*The Ministry of Health , Labor and Welfare: Wage structure research(2016)

Information
  • 2018/04/04 The number of factory attraction to Shizuoka Pref. is the top in Japan (2017servey by MITI) =Inland area is very attractive.
  • 2017/12/08 Exchange meeting at Shizuoka University of Art and Culture =Foreign students and Japanese students with companies
  • 2017/12/08 Japanese government is considering New resident status in Japan “Preparing for Foundation”
  • 2017/09/22 26th Oct, 2017 Shizuoka Inevestment Seminar in Tokyoダウンロード
  • 2017/09/12 25th Nov. Recruit meeting (Global students and Companies) will be held. please check the information afterwards

supporting
foreign-affiliated companies

One-Stop Center.

One-Stop Service Center | Shizuoka international Business Association.

Shizuoka International Business Association,
44-1 Ohtemachi, Aoi-ku, Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka 420-0853 Japan.

Telephone:
+81-(0)54-254-5161

Facsimile:
+81-(0)54-251-1918

* Under entrustment from the Shizuoka prefectural government, the Center is operated by the Shizuoka International Business Association (SIBA).

* The cost for the operation of the Center is born by the prefectural government. Anyone can use the Center free of charge.