A Mining Engineer earns an average salary of R461,417 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and AutoCAD. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Mining Engineer Total Pay (?
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R176,548 - R977,573
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National Salary Data

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R0R500KR1MR1.5M
Salary
R176,548 - R977,573  
   
Bonus
R1,939 - R148,527  
Profit Sharing
R500 - R150,000  
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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R179,634 - R1,121,276  
PayScale
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 129
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Pay Difference By Location
Johannesburg
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National Average
R504,000
Witbank
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Experience Affects Mining Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 111%
Late-Career
up arrow 95%
Mid-Career
up arrow 46%
National Average
R504,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 35%

Skills That Affect Mining Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 26%
AutoCAD
up arrow 11%
National Average
R504,000
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Gender
Female
23%
female alumni
 
Male
77%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
6%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 18%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 25%
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