Average Civil Engineering Technologist Salary in South Africa

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The average salary for a Civil Engineering Technologist in South Africa is R315,489.
MEDIAN R315,489
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R185k - R652k
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R5k - R102k
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R189k - R666k

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Job Description for Civil Engineering Technologist

Civil Engineering Technologist Tasks
  • Provide construction observation and technical support services from design to construction of projects.
  • Interpret construction plans in order to better communicate with management and respond to client inquiries.
  • Coordinate with the project manager, clients, and contractors.
  • Assist in drafting designs, plans, specifications, and estimates.
The top respondents for the job title Civil Engineering Technologist are from the companies Arcus GIBB, Aurecon Group Brand (Pte) Ltd. and SMEC Australia Pty Ltd. Reported salaries are highest at SMEC Australia Pty Ltd where the average pay is R421,495. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Hatch, Mott, Macdonald and Arcus GIBB, earning around R417,000 and R385,678, respectively. Bosch Projects pays the lowest at around R264,000. Aurecon Group Brand (Pte) Ltd. and Aurecon Group Brand Ltd. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying R292,355 and R301,550, respectively.

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Civil Engineering Technologist
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Popular Skills for Civil Engineering Technologist

Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management and Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD and Construction Site Inspection.

Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineering Technologist

An entry-level Civil Engineering Technologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R216,317 based on 9 salaries. An early career Civil Engineering Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R246,334 based on 272 salaries. A mid-career Civil Engineering Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R352,074 based on 298 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineering Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R514,527 based on 137 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R865,759.

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