FIRS Entry Level Salary Scale Structure

In this post we are quickly going to reveal how much the  
Nigerian Federal Inland Revenue Service pay their new entry level workers.

The Federal Inland Revenue Service also called the FIRS is the only Federal government institution saddled with the 
primary responsibility of collection and payment of Federal government taxes across Nigeria.

The Nigerian Federal Inland Revenue Service was founded in 1943, when it was formed out of the Inland Revenue Department that covered what was the Anglo phone West Africa during the colonial era.

FIRS Salary Scale Structure For Entry Level Worker

Q: FIRS Salary Scale Structure For New Entry Level Employees?

Most often companies do not reveal the salary scale structure/ remuneration of their new graduate employees,this has lead to estimation of what the company pay it's new workers.

New Entry Level Employees earn lower than other experienced old workers,however the amount of money earned by the new employees is expected to increase with promotion and years of work experience. 
The estimated current salary earned by new entry workers of FIRS (GL 7) is between ₦ 70,000 - ₦ 89,000 per month,then a new entry staff on GL 8 earns ₦ 90,000 - ₦ 105,000 before tax and pension (excluding allowances)*. 

See Also: Electricity Distribution Companies Entry Level Salary 


The current minimum wage in Nigeria,applicable from 2011 is ₦18,000 per month,exclusive of all deductions.

The information on this page is subject to change,figures stated here are only estimates and not 100% accurate.

Low paying companies sometimes bolster their pay with allowances.


Most multinational companies pay according to global standards and are among the highest paying companies in Nigeria. 

The salary paid to interns and trainees are less than the amount paid to entry level workers. 

Figures stated here represent net total amount with tax deductions.