A Mechanical Design Engineer earns an average salary of R308,936 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

R170,945 - R547,384
R170K
R310K
R550K
MEDIAN: R308,936
10%
50%
90%

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R98.61 - R242.18
R130
MEDIAN: R133.12
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R220KR440KR660K
Salary
R170,945 - R547,384  
   
Bonus
R8,170 - R65,436  
Profit Sharing
R13,600  
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).
)
R170,350 - R642,336  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R110R220R330
Hourly Rate
R133.12  
   
Overtime
R171.09  
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.
)
R0R220KR440KR660K
Bonus
R8,170 - R65,436  
   
Profit Sharing
R13,600  
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).
)
R170,350 - R642,336  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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National Average: R312,392

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Key Stats for Mechanical Design Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries

▲92%

▲48%

National Average
R312,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 49%
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