Civil Engineering Technician Salary

A Civil Engineering Technician earns an average salary of R155,012 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management and Autocad Civil 3D. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

R81,605 - R294,786
(Median)
R82K
R160K
R290K
MEDIAN: R155,011
10%
50%
90%

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R24.34 - R276.48
(Median)
R24
R75
R280
MEDIAN: R75.00
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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R0R110KR220KR330K
Salary
R81,605 - R294,786  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R24,188  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R36,026  
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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R81,622 - R305,602  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,061
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R100R200R300
Hourly Rate
R24.34 - R276.48  
   
Overtime
R0.00 - R248.32  
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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R0R200KR400KR600K
Bonus
R0.00 - R24,188  
   
Commission
R0.00  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R36,026  
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).
)
R81,622 - R305,602  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineering Technician

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R157,877

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Civil Engineering Technician Reviews

What is it like working as a Civil Engineering Technician?

Civil Engineering Technician in Johannesburg:
"The job is quite flexible and very broad."
Pros: You visit many different places. Broad field. Experience new cultures. Designing. Site supervising.
Cons: You have to be willing to relocate at anytime for new projects.

Civil Engineering Technician in Port Elizabeth:
"Demanding, time management , weather conditions factors."
Pros: Outdoors, meeting with targets, teamwork, built environment, creativity.
Cons: Dusty environment, health hazards, weather conditions, bad quality of materials.

Civil Engineering Technician in nelspruit:
"On Consultation Firms It Was Very Limited In Terms Of Design."
Pros: Better experience and training when it comes to new technology and as well better salary.
Cons: Municipal tenders specially on local, they dont pay well.

Civil Engineering Technician in Durban:
"Stressful."
Pros: Decent salary. Challenging work. Encouraged to progress in studies.
Cons: Very stressful. Long working hours. Tight deadlines.

Civil Engineering Technician in Pretoria:
"Not The Same As Being A Civil Engineer."
Pros: One learns alot!
Cons: The fact that I didn't go and study Civil Engineering (to become a civil engineer). Civil Technologist is not the same as a Civil Engineer in the industry.

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Experience Affects Civil Engineering Technician Salaries




National Average
R158,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineering Technician Salaries



Autocad 2000i
up arrow 8%



Construction Site Inspection
up arrow 3%

National Average
R158,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%


Civil designer
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 190 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 63%
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