Electrical Engineer Salary (South Africa)

The average pay for an Electrical Engineer is R317,906 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Visual Basic (VB) and Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Electrical Engineer Total Pay (?
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R165,936 - R608,024
(Median)
170K
240K
320K
450K
610K
MEDIAN: R317,905
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Electrical Engineer Total Pay (?
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R47.50 - R474.50
(Median)
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140
290
470
MEDIAN: R137.00
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National Salary Data

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R0R220KR440KR660K
Salary
R165,936 - R608,024  
   
Bonus
R1,015 - R51,857  
Profit Sharing
R-3.16 - R193,355  
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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R164,525 - R658,396  
PayScale
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 683
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R190R380R570
Hourly Rate
R47.50 - R474.50  
   
Overtime
R7.25 - R550  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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R0R500KR1MR1.5M
Bonus
R1,015 - R51,857  
   
Profit Sharing
R-3.16 - R193,355  
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).
)
R164,525 - R658,396  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 683
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

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

Pay Difference By Location

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Witbank
up arrow 9%
Rustenburg
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Port Elizabeth
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National Average
R333,000
Secunda
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Bloemfontein
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 98%
National Average
R333,000

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 22%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 14%
Engineering Design
up arrow 2%
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 1%
National Average
R333,000
Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%
C++
up arrow 10%
up arrow 11%
C
up arrow 18%
Assembler
up arrow 29%

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Gender

Female
12%
female alumni
 
Male
88%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 63% dental benefits Dental: 11%
vision benefits Vision: 9% employee benefits None: 37%
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