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Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Mechanical Engineering (ME) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Mechanical Engineering (ME) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
Mechanical Engineer
57 salaries
R194,109 - R632,195  
Junior Mechanical Engineer
17 salaries
R185,299 - R494,931  
Senior Mechanical Engineer
15 salaries
R371,485 - R837,311  
Project Engineer
12 salaries
R165,448 - R642,468  
Project Manager, Engineering
10 salaries
R234,965 - R1,094,768  
Mechanical Design Engineer
10 salaries
R217,449 - R669,025  
Process Engineer
5 salaries
R277,950 - R525,000  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 28 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 168

Key Stats


8 %
92 %
R235,798 - R533,773
R200,656 - R614,095
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
R238,228 - R644,414
R224,363 - R513,286
R141,683 - R479,323
R158,133 - R820,000
R216,000 - R542,128
R234,648 - R530,412
R166,928 - R470,906
R216,000 - R660,269
R384,000 - R650,000

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