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High School Teacher Salary

A High School Teacher earns an average salary of R160,849 per year. A skill in Biology is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

R94,183 - R241,917
(Median)
R94K
R160K
R240K
MEDIAN: R160,849
10%
50%
90%

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R20.20 - R202.73
(Median)
R20
R100
R200
MEDIAN: R104.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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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R0R90KR180KR270K
Salary
R94,183 - R241,917  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R19,714  
Profit Sharing
R10.00 - R1,000  
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).
)
R94,732 - R247,027  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,195
National Hourly Rate 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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R0R70R140R210
Hourly Rate
R20.20 - R202.73  
   
Overtime
R6.25 - R200.00  
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.
)
R0R140KR280KR420K
Bonus
R0.00 - R19,714  
   
Profit Sharing
R10.00 - R1,000  
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).
)
R94,732 - R247,027  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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High School Teacher Reviews

What is it like working as a High School Teacher?

High School Teacher in Port Elizabeth:
"It Is Stressful But Worthwhile."
Pros: That I get to educate the future generation and teach them important skills and values that will benefit them in future.
Cons: That I get overloaded with work at times.

High School Teacher in Polokwane:
"Great."
Pros: Impacting knowledge to youth.

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Experience Affects High School Teacher Salaries




National Average
R165,000


Skills That Affect High School Teacher Salaries

Biology
up arrow 16%

Science
up arrow 9%


mathematics
0%

National Average
R165,000

English Language
up arrow 1%

Accounting
up arrow 1%

Business Management
up arrow 1%

Geography
up arrow 8%

Life Orientation
up arrow 9%

History
up arrow 12%

Afrikaans
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 137 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 45% dental benefits Dental: 7%
vision benefits Vision: 7% employee benefits None: 54%