Civil Engineer Salary

The average salary for a Civil Engineer is R307,752 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking, Project Management, and Windows Operating System General Use. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

R183,948 - R598,728
(Median)
R180K
R310K
R600K
MEDIAN: R307,751
10%
50%
90%

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R37.75 - R481.65
(Median)
R38
R160
R480
MEDIAN: R164.00
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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R0R210KR420KR630K
Salary
R183,948 - R598,728  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R52,545  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R101,661  
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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R187,178 - R623,118  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,300
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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R0R180R360R540
Hourly Rate
R37.75 - R481.65  
   
Overtime
R0.00 - R511  
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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R0R500KR1MR1.5M
Bonus
R0.00 - R52,545  
   
Commission
R0.00  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R101,661  
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).
)
R187,178 - R623,118  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R315,432

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Civil Engineer Reviews

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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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries




National Average
R315,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 20%



Construction Site Inspection
up arrow 9%

up arrow 7%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

Autocad 2000i
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
R315,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 3%

Microstation
up arrow 6%


Matlab
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 263 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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