High School Teacher Salary

A High School Teacher earns an average salary of R166,068 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.

R95,683 - R242,475
(Median)
R96K
R170K
R240K
MEDIAN: R166,068
10%
50%
90%

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R35.51 - R202.73
(Median)
R36
R100
R200
MEDIAN: R101.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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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R0R90KR180KR270K
Salary
R95,683 - R242,475  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R20,000  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R1,490  
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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R96,191 - R247,183  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,254
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R70R140R210
Hourly Rate
R35.51 - R202.73  
   
Overtime
R50.00  
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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R0R140KR280KR420K
Bonus
R0.00 - R20,000  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R1,490  
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).
)
R96,191 - R247,183  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Pay by Experience Level for High School Teacher

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R169,417

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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
R169,000


Skills That Affect High School Teacher Salaries

Biology
up arrow 10%

Science
up arrow 6%

Mathematica
up arrow 3%

National Average
R169,000

English Language
up arrow 1%

mathematics
up arrow 3%

Business Management
up arrow 4%


Life Orientation
up arrow 5%

Geography
up arrow 10%

History
up arrow 15%

Afrikaans
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 139 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
medical benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 54%
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