The average salary for a Chemical Engineer is R297,574 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

R127,796 - R684,088
R130K
R300K
R680K
MEDIAN: R297,573
10%
50%
90%

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R91.69 - R191.06
R120
MEDIAN: R123.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R250KR500KR750K
Salary
R127,796 - R684,088  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R98,542  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R294,791  
Commission
R20,900  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R140,098 - R723,296  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 263
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R130R260R390
Hourly Rate
R123.30  
   
Hourly Tips
R125.00  
Overtime
R184.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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R0R260KR520KR780K
Bonus
R0.00 - R98,542  
   
Commission
R20,900  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R294,791  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R140,098 - R723,296  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R304,291

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Key Stats for Chemical Engineer

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Chemical Engineer Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 97%


National Average
R304,000


Skills That Affect Chemical Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
dental benefits
None: 41%
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