A Process Engineer earns an average salary of R376,948 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

R184,424 - R730,176
(Median)
R180K
R380K
R730K
MEDIAN: R376,947
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50%
90%

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R117.45 - R491.55
(Median)
R120
R290
R490
MEDIAN: R294.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary 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.
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R0R270KR540KR810K
Salary
R184,424 - R730,176  
   
Bonus
R993 - R100,271  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R68,510  
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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R186,502 - R794,426  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 328
National Hourly Rate 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.
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R0R170R340R510
Hourly Rate
R117.45 - R491.55  
   
Overtime
R143.80  
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.
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R0R500KR1MR1.5M
Bonus
R993 - R100,271  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R68,510  
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).
)
R186,502 - R794,426  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R402,343

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What is it like working as a Process Engineer?

Process Engineer in Richards Bay:
"Constant Learning."
Pros: Always learning new things on the job which keeps you busy all the time. Being given the lead of a project as soon as I enter the industry.
Cons: Not being able to differentiate between my job and someone else's job as I end up having to do multiple parts of a project and sometimes am uncertain about whether it is correct.

Process Engineer in Johannesburg:
"Corporate Culture, Stress Levels, Lean Manufacturing."
Pros: It gives me the experience to be best in class in terms of world class manufacturing. My job focuses on continuous improvement effecting the business at large. It gives me opportunity to collaborate with. Other departments prompting team work. Exposure to lean manufacturing and six sigma creates a mindset in which projects can be set up based on variation and making sure the right measures are put in place to ensure process capability. To be able to think in an innovative way which effects the bottom line of the business at large.
Cons: Continuously demotivated by the poor salary conditions and not given a distinct direction of what are the expectations with no targets in place. Frustration on not being recognized and seems not valuable to the company due to bias agendas.

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Experience Affects Process Engineer Salaries



Late-Career
up arrow 45%

National Average
R402,000


Skills That Affect Process Engineer Salaries

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 9%



Business Process Engineering
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Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
R402,000






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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
medical benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 36%
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