The average hourly pay for a Handyman in South Africa is R49.86.
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Job Description for Handyman
There are perhaps few other jobs as varied and demanding as that of a handyman. This line of work requires not only a vast scope of building skills, such as carpentry, wood repair and general remodeling; it also entails a variety of other specialty knowledge, including basic plumbing, appliance repair and even electrical maintenance. In fact, when a handyman is hired, he or she is expected to be able to come to a job ready to tackle a plethora of fix-it projects. By its very nature, the job of…Read more
- Inspect and plan upgrades and minor building projects, including drywall, roofs, and woodwork.
- Respond to emergencies quickly.
- Clean up after work to ensure a tidy and safe environment.
- Perform ongoing maintenance, including painting, power washing, and cosmetic upgrades.
- Diagnose and repair electrical and plumbing problems.
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Popular Skills for Handyman
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Maintenance, Plumbing, Window or Door Installation, Cabinetry Installation and Flooring Installation are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Handyman
An early career Handyman with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R38.73 based on 108 salaries. A mid-career Handyman with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R56.46 based on 113 salaries. An experienced Handyman with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R57.93 based on 71 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R140.
Years of Experience
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