Average Electrician with Plant Maintenance Skills Hourly Pay in South Africa

R100.73
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
R20,157
Bonus
R32,225
Commission
R19,000
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for an Electrician with Plant Maintenance skills in South Africa is R100.73.
10%
R48.55
MEDIAN
R100.73
90%
R164.43
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Hourly Rate
R49 - R164
Bonus
R6,787 - R29,527
Profit Sharing
R0 - R19,000
Commission
R0 - R32,225
Total Pay
R106,507 - R393,029

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Job Description for Electrician

Electrician Tasks
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair all power generation and distribution equipment.
  • Study and understand electrical schematics.
  • Assist in performing and interpreting power calculations, power factor, insulation tests and positive relay tests as required.
  • Perform daily inspections and maintenance on electrical equipment.

Popular Employer Salaries for Electrician

R116

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Popular Skills for Electrician

Skills in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting, Equipment Maintenance, Electronic Equipment Installation and Maintenance.

Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

An entry-level Electrician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R62.40 based on 13 salaries. An early career Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R82.23 based on 207 salaries. A mid-career Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R103.86 based on 200 salaries. An experienced Electrician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R120.61 based on 142 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R135.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 628 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.1%
Early Career
33.0%
Mid Career
31.8%
Experienced
22.6%
Late Career
10.5%