The average salary for an Electrical Engineer is R350,246 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Visual Basic (VB) and Project Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R147,998 - R704,199
(Median)
R150K
R350K
R700K
MEDIAN: R350,245
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50%
90%

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R50.68 - R539
(Median)
R51
R200
R540
MEDIAN: R195.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R250KR500KR750K
Salary
R147,998 - R704,199  
   
Bonus
R2,016 - R68,956  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R81,703  
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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R154,351 - R740,376  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 552
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R180R360R540
Hourly Rate
R50.68 - R539  
   
Overtime
R1.02 - 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
R2,016 - R68,956  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R81,703  
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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R154,351 - R740,376  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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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

National Average: R361,183

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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 88%



National Average
R361,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 20%






Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

National Average
R361,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

C programming Language
up arrow 11%

C
up arrow 13%

Assembler
up arrow 14%

C++
up arrow 16%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 17%

up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
medical benefits
Vision: 12%
dental benefits
None: 44%
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