The average salary for a Civil Engineer is R333,259 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

R177,231 - R612,841
R180K
R330K
R610K
MEDIAN: R333,259
10%
50%
90%

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R65.00 - R370.00
R65
R150
R370
MEDIAN: R151.60
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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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R0R220KR440KR660K
Salary
R177,231 - R612,841  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R51,549  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R100,267  
Commission
R0.00  
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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R181,339 - R648,843  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 805
National Hourly Rate 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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R0R340R680R1K
Hourly Rate
R65.00 - R370.00  
   
Hourly Tips
R1.11  
Overtime
R0.00 - R993  
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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R0R700KR1MR2M
Bonus
R0.00 - R51,549  
   
Commission
R0.00  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R100,267  
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).
)
R181,339 - R648,843  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R341,106

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Civil Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Civil Engineer?

Civil Engineer in Johannesburg:
"Challenging, Exciting And Rewarding."
Pros: Formulating the problem or requirement and then following up with subsequent design and mathematical solutions.
Cons: Completing tender documents and some report writing.

Civil Engineer in Durban:
Pros: Technical design challenges such as Bridge Design are complex and mentally stimulating.
Cons: Can often get stuck doing the same task repetitively if you prove yourself to be good at performing that task.

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Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
049
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries




National Average
R341,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 52%
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