The average pay for an Electrical Engineer is R353,217 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Visual Basic (VB), Project Management, Maintenance, and Windows Operating System General Use. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

R170,220 - R711,462
R170K
R350K
R710K
MEDIAN: R353,216
10%
50%
90%

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R43.63 - R545
R44
R190
R540
MEDIAN: R192.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R250KR500KR750K
Salary
R170,220 - R711,462  
   
Bonus
R1,967 - R65,889  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R81,094  
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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R170,882 - R748,761  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 539
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R190R380R570
Hourly Rate
R43.63 - R545  
   
Overtime
R0.00 - R244.68  
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
R1,967 - R65,889  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R81,094  
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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R170,882 - R748,761  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R362,765

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Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 95%



National Average
R363,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries








Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 4%

National Average
R363,000


C programming Language
up arrow 2%


C
up arrow 14%

C++
up arrow 16%

up arrow 17%

Assembler
up arrow 30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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