The business process outsourcing (BPO) sector remains the top-employment sector in the Philippines, accounting for 38% of the country’s total workforce, according to data released by

The study further revealed that the high salary in the country’s IT sector will continue to encourage and create a stronger industry workforce.

Professionals in the IT sector remain the highest-paid employees in the country, said.

IT professionals command a monthly salary of P37,034 for a junior executive and P68,723 for supervisors. The business process outsourcing (BPO) remains the top-employment sector accounting for 38 percent of the total workforce, the report said.

Following IT-related jobs, other professions having the highest salaries include law and legal services – P29,430; training and development – P27,253; banking and financial services – P27,188; and actuarial science and statistics – P27,064, it added.

Read full story here