The average pay for an Engineering Technician is R210,975 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Electronic Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R96,152 - R425,581
R96K
R210K
R430K
MEDIAN: R209,751
10%
50%
90%
R40.13 - R225.06
R40
R95
R230
MEDIAN: R95.00
10%
50%
90%
R0R450K
Salary R96,152 - R425,581
Bonus R0.00 - R39,204
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R54,631
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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R97,067 - R450,165
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 396
Hourly Data R0R239
Hourly Rate R40.13 - R225.06
Hourly Tips R0.00
Overtime R1.48 - R239.50
Annual Data R0R450K
Bonus R0.00 - R39,204
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R54,631
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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R97,067 - R450,165
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

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Pay by Experience Level for Engineering Technician

Pay by Experience for an Engineering Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Engineering Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R189,000 based on 252 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Engineering Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R277,000 based on 86 salaries. An experienced Engineering Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R324,000 based on 43 salaries. An Engineering Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R444,000 based on 23 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R213,353

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

Engineering Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Engineering Technician?

Engineering Technician in Johannesburg:
"Consulting."
Pros: Design is done in detail and there is always a challenge.
Cons: Salary is low and can't create a favorable lifestyle.

Engineering Technician in mpumalanga:
"Monitoring."
Pros: Design and supervision.
Cons: Spending more hours in administration.

Engineering Technician in Polokwane:
"Control plant engineer for protection and metering."
Pros: New technology that is involving in protection field.
Cons: Financial status of the company.

Engineering Technician in East London:
"Underpaid and demoralizing."
Pros: New challenges now and then.
Cons: Micro Management.

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Key Stats for Engineering Technician

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Engineering Technician Salaries

▲108%

▲52%

▲30%

National Average
R213,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Engineering Technician Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲31%

Microsoft Office
▲9%


Engineering Design
▲1%

National Average
R213,000


Autodesk AutoCAD
▼16%

Construction Site Inspection
▼44%

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 55%
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