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.

R172,690 - R609,672
R170K
R330K
R610K
MEDIAN: R327,317
10%
50%
90%
R93.35 - R300.12
R150
MEDIAN: R145.93
50%
R0R793K
Salary R172,690 - R609,672
Bonus R8,054 - R63,616
Profit Sharing R6,100
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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R168,000 - R793,652
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 63
Hourly Data R0R300
Hourly Rate R145.93
Overtime R163.75
Annual Data R0R793K
Bonus R8,054 - R63,616
Profit Sharing R6,100
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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R168,000 - R793,652
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R333,263

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Q: What is it like working as a Mechanical Design Engineer?

Mechanical Design Engineer in Johannesburg:
"Engineering."
Pros: Freedom of imagination. Creative Drive. Challenging. Satisfactory results.
Cons: Time Frames. Cost Limitations. Deadlines.

Mechanical Design Engineer in Johannesburg:
"Challenging and exciting."
Pros: Creating new modifications and creating new designs.
Cons: Pressure to complete projects.

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Key Stats for Mechanical Design Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries

▲80%

▲39%

National Average
R333,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 52%
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