A High School Teacher earns an average salary of R190,172 per year. A skill in Life Sciences is associated with high pay for this job.

R119,597 - R293,789
(Median)
R120K
R190K
R290K
MEDIAN: R190,171
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50%
90%

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R34.84 - R270.00
(Median)
R35
R110
R270
MEDIAN: R109.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R100KR200KR300K
Salary
R119,597 - R293,789  
   
Bonus
R1,521 - R29,768  
Profit Sharing
R5,000  
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).
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R119,970 - R297,958  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,077
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R500R1KR1.5K
Hourly Rate
R34.84 - R270.00  
   
Overtime
R20.00 - R1,000  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R1MR2MR3M
Bonus
R1,521 - R29,768  
   
Profit Sharing
R5,000  
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).
)
R119,970 - R297,958  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Pay by Experience Level for High School Teacher

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R192,748

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High School Teacher Reviews

What is it like working as a High School Teacher at South African Department of Education?

High School Teacher in Northwest:
"Level."
Pros: I enjoy dealing with different personalities of learners in a classroom situation.With the skill I obtained in special needs diploma;I am a master n understanding individuality in learners needs for learning.
Cons: I am not clear about my salary scale...as when I compare it with colleagues; who attain same qualification and same year of appointment as me are far higher than me in salary scalem.

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
R193,000


Skills That Affect High School Teacher Salaries

Life Sciences
up arrow 20%

Engineering Design
up arrow 10%

Business Management
up arrow 8%

Teaching
up arrow 6%

History
up arrow 3%

Mathematica
up arrow 2%

English Language
0%

english
0%

National Average
R193,000

mathematics
up arrow 2%


Geography
up arrow 6%

Molecular Biology
up arrow 6%

Biology
up arrow 8%

Afrikaans
up arrow 14%

Life Orientation
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
medical benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 54%
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