An Actuary earns an average salary of R639,062 per year. A skill in Risk Management / Risk Control is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R237,417 - R1,202,864
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MEDIAN: R659,386
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Salary R237,417 - R1,202,864
Bonus R3,589 - R252,535
Profit Sharing R25.00 - R101,736
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R251,419 - R1,440,231
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 192

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Pay by Experience Level for Actuary

Pay by Experience for an Actuary has a positive trend. An entry-level Actuary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R513,000 based on 102 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Actuary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R846,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Actuary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R1,271,000 based on 30 salaries. An Actuary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R1,210,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R704,799

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Actuary Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Actuary?

Actuary in Cape Town:
"Great."
Pros: Intellectual stimulation. Salary.
Cons: None.

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Key Stats for Actuary

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Actuary Salaries

▲80%

Late-Career
▲72%

▲20%

National Average
R705,000

▼27%

Skills That Affect Actuary Salaries

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲53%



National Average
R705,000

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Data Analysis
▼6%

Pricing
▼6%

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 31%
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