The average salary for an Instrument Technician is R360,445 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

R151,254 - R533,088
R150K
R360K
R530K
MEDIAN: R360,445
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90%

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R80.81 - R191.40
R81
R150
R190
MEDIAN: R146.30
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R180KR360KR540K
Salary
R151,254 - R533,088  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R38,126  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R108,496  
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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R166,295 - R534,705  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 95
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R100R200R300
Hourly Rate
R80.81 - R191.40  
   
Hourly Tips
R0.00  
Overtime
R1.49 - R283.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R200KR400KR600K
Bonus
R0.00 - R38,126  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R108,496  
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).
)
R166,295 - R534,705  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Pay by Experience Level for Instrument Technician

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R361,025

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Key Stats for Instrument Technician

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Instrument Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲15%

Late-Career
▲9%

▲7%

National Average
R361,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Instrument Technician Salaries


National Average
R361,000

SCADA
▼9%

Instrument Control
▼25%

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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