A Civil Engineering Technician earns an average salary of R174,154 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. 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.

R94,722 - R314,229
R95K
R170K
R310K
MEDIAN: R174,489
10%
50%
90%
R29.90 - R189.88
R30
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R190
MEDIAN: R43.68
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R0R327K
Salary R94,722 - R314,229
Bonus R0.00 - R29,228
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R8,054
Commission R30,000
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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R92,131 - R327,518
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 663
Hourly Data R0R189
Hourly Rate R29.90 - R189.88
Overtime R0.00 - R150.00
Annual Data R0R327K
Bonus R0.00 - R29,228
Commission R30,000
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R8,054
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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R92,131 - R327,518
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineering Technician

Pay by Experience for a Civil Engineering Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Civil Engineering Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R156,000 based on 523 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Civil Engineering Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R237,000 based on 167 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineering Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R354,000 based on 51 salaries. A Civil Engineering Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R449,000 based on 21 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R176,029

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Civil Engineering Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Civil Engineering Technician?

Civil Engineering Technician in Cape Town:
"Awesome."
Pros: Setting Road level.
Cons: Working even at night.

Civil Engineering Technician in Cape Town:
"Personal time management."
Pros: Flexible office hours, mostly work outside.
Cons: My effectiveness in my job depends on other peoples willingness to take instructions and time management.

Civil Engineering Technician in Pretoria:
"Great experience and quiet challenging."
Pros: Interacting with colleagues.
Cons: Nothing.

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 Durban:
"Stress level is sometimese high because of deadlines."
Pros: Challenges. Project management. Pro-activity.
Cons: Unreasonable deadlines. No pay for extra hours.

Civil Engineering Technician in Pretoria:
"Work flexibility and perks."
Pros: Designing different projects, communicating with different individuals, solving problems and attending site handovers, site meetings and construction monitoring.
Cons: Unscheduled overtime and long hours.

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Key Stats for Civil Engineering Technician

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineering Technician Salaries

▲155%

▲101%

▲35%

National Average
R176,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineering Technician Salaries

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 70%
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