A Primary School Teacher earns an average salary of R165,765 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are MUSIC and Administration.

R71,341 - R245,033
R71K
R170K
R250K
MEDIAN: R165,765
10%
50%
90%

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R49.43 - R112.50
R65
MEDIAN: R65.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R90KR180KR270K
Salary
R71,341 - R245,033  
   
Bonus
R1,468 - R20,654  
Profit Sharing
R3,567  
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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R71,449 - R247,950  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,053
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R330R660R990
Hourly Rate
R65.00  
   
Overtime
R0.00 - R979  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R700KR1MR2M
Bonus
R1,468 - R20,654  
   
Profit Sharing
R3,567  
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).
)
R71,449 - R247,950  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Pay by Experience Level for Primary School Teacher

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R167,286

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Primary School Teacher Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Primary School Teacher?

Primary School Teacher in Pretoria:
"Pay Decreases Rather Than Increase. Training Is Useless."
Pros: I get to teach children subjects that I am passionate about.
Cons: Training from the DOE is useless and very often a waste of time. Salary is very small for amount of work and qualifications.

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Key Stats for Primary School Teacher

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Primary School Teacher Salaries




National Average
R167,000


Skills That Affect Primary School Teacher Salaries

MUSIC
up arrow 43%

Administration
up arrow 27%

Teacher
up arrow 9%

Afrikaans
up arrow 7%


National Average
R167,000

Teaching
up arrow 2%

Counseling
up arrow 5%

Mathematica
up arrow 5%

mathematics
up arrow 8%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 71%
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