Average Experienced Electrician with Plant Maintenance Skills Hourly Pay in South Africa

R120.61
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R20,482
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Electrician with Plant Maintenance skills in South Africa is R120.61.
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ZAR 69.77
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ZAR 120.61
90%
ZAR 174.32
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Hourly Rate
R70 - R174
Bonus
R11,635 - R30,916
Total Pay
R157,377 - R466,200

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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.

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Popular Skills for Electrician

Skills in Equipment Maintenance and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, 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 R60.00 based on 12 salaries. An early career Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R85.54 based on 202 salaries. A mid-career Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R104.36 based on 196 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 475 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.5%
Early Career
42.5%
Mid Career
41.3%
Late Career
13.7%