The average pay for a Senior Electrical Engineer is R776,977 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

R344,283 - R1,032,545
R340K
R760K
R1M
MEDIAN: R755,036
10%
50%
90%

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R345.10 - R509
R380
MEDIAN: R377.50
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R500KR1MR1M
Salary
R344,283 - R1,032,545  
   
Bonus
R19,489 - R98,986  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R293,614  
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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R350,350 - R1,125,606  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 72
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R250R500R750
Hourly Rate
R377.50  
   
Overtime
R126.15  
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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R0R500KR1MR1M
Bonus
R19,489 - R98,986  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R293,614  
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).
)
R350,350 - R1,125,606  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Electrical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Electrical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Electrical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $452,000 based on 27 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Electrical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $779,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Senior Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $899,000 based on 30 salaries. A Senior Electrical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $849,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R799,472

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Key Stats for Senior Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

▲12%

Late-Career
▲6%

National Average
R799,000

▼3%

Entry-Level
▼43%

Skills That Affect Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 31%
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