Civil Engineering Technician Salary

A Civil Engineering Technician earns an average salary of R153,734 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management, Autocad Civil 3D, and Construction Site Inspection. 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.

R81,090 - R293,950
(Median)
R81K
R150K
R290K
MEDIAN: R153,733
10%
50%
90%

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R20.62 - R276.48
(Median)
R21
R68
R280
MEDIAN: R68.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R110KR220KR330K
Salary
R81,090 - R293,950  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R24,407  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R36,766  
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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R80,505 - R305,421  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,016
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R100R200R300
Hourly Rate
R20.62 - R276.48  
   
Overtime
R0.00 - R251.68  
National Annualized Data (?
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)
R0R200KR400KR600K
Bonus
R0.00 - R24,407  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R36,766  
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).
)
R80,505 - R305,421  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Pay Difference by Location

Civil Engineering Technician Reviews

What is it like working as a Civil Engineering Technician?

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.

Civil Engineering Technician in Johannesburg:
Pros: Gaining experience and expertise. The people I work with. Challenging. Something new every day.
Cons: Stress level. No paid overtime. Low salary.

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Experience Affects Civil Engineering Technician Salaries




National Average
R156,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineering Technician Salaries




Engineering Design
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Autocad 2000i
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National Average
R156,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 4%


Civil designer
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 189 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 37% dental benefits Dental: 3%
vision benefits Vision: 2% employee benefits None: 63%
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