A Boilermaker earns an average wage of R88.11 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding and Plant Maintenance.

R82,836 - R388,443
R83K
R240K
R390K
MEDIAN: R241,458
10%
50%
90%
R46.12 - R147.51
R46
R91
R150
MEDIAN: R91.16
10%
50%
90%
R0R388K
Salary R82,836 - R388,443
Bonus R1,957 - R49,316
Profit Sharing R1,014 - R83,838
Commission R0.00
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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R93,385 - R368,804
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 435
Hourly Data R0R205
Hourly Rate R46.12 - R147.51
Hourly Tips R0.00
Overtime R38.33 - R205.20
Annual Data R0R368K
Bonus R1,957 - R49,316
Commission R0.00
Profit Sharing R1,014 - R83,838
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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R93,385 - R368,804
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 427

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Pay by Experience Level for Boilermaker

Pay by Experience for a Boilermaker has a positive trend. An entry-level Boilermaker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R184,000 based on 317 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Boilermaker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R218,000 based on 285 salaries. An experienced Boilermaker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R247,000 based on 211 salaries. A Boilermaker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R275,000 based on 98 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R227,892

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Boilermaker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Boilermaker?

Boilermaker in Cape Town:
"Exiting."
Pros: I like building things, love working with my hands and be proud of what I've done, it keeps my brain active by working of plans, making something new.
Cons: Lacking opportunities to grow , employees empowerment.

Boilermaker in Cape Town:
"Enjoying it very much."
Pros: Very nice environment and I like the drawings we work with.
Cons: I am unhappy with my earnings I get.

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Key Stats for Boilermaker

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Boilermaker Salaries

▲21%

▲8%

National Average
R228,000

▼4%

▼19%

Skills That Affect Boilermaker Salaries



Maintenance
▲3%

National Average
R228,000


▼3%

▼17%

Welder
▼42%

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 63%
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