A Microbiologist earns an average salary of R169,460 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

R81,204 - R385,950
R81K
R170K
R390K
MEDIAN: R169,460
10%
50%
90%

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R49.00 - R140.00
R77
MEDIAN: R76.92
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R130KR260KR390K
Salary
R81,204 - R385,950  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R30,000  
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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R84,187 - R372,327  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 111
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R80R160R240
Hourly Rate
R76.92  
   
Overtime
R1.51 - R237.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R160KR320KR480K
Bonus
R0.00 - R30,000  
   
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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R84,187 - R372,327  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R174,468

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Key Stats for Microbiologist

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Microbiologist Salaries

Experienced
▲43%

▲31%

National Average
R174,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Microbiologist Salaries

Biotechnology
▲7%

National Average
R174,000

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼21%

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 63%
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