Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Salary (South Africa)

The average pay for a Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer is R118,685 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

R57,962 - R298,326
R58K
R120K
R300K
MEDIAN: R118,685
10%
50%
90%
R20.00 - R163
R20
R61
R160
MEDIAN: R60.71
10%
50%
90%
R0R309K
Salary R57,962 - R298,326
Bonus R1,958 - R22,360
Profit Sharing R7,767
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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R51,080 - R309,264
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 89
Hourly Data R0R363
Hourly Rate R20.00 - R163
Overtime R15.46 - R364
Annual Data R0R309K
Bonus R1,958 - R22,360
Profit Sharing R7,767
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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R51,080 - R309,264
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

Job Description for Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer

A heating, air conditioning, or refrigeration mechanic/installer works with various climate control and ventilation systems in residential, commercial, or industrial settings. Frequently this job is known as an HVAC (for Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning) technician.

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Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Tasks

  • Install heating, air conditioning, ventilation, and refrigeration equipment to company standards.
  • Assemble and connect equipment, thermostats, timers, and other accessories.
  • Interpret instructions, designs, and schematics.
  • Communicate with clients, setting expectations, and delivering quality customer service.
  • Test systems and diagnose installation problems to ensure products perform at specifications.

Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer

Pay by Experience for a Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer has a positive trend. An entry-level Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R102,000 based on 52 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R133,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R230,000 based on 41 salaries. A Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R300,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R120,811

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

Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer?

Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer in Richards Bay:
"Work Under Your Own Supervision."
Pros: Appreciation when essential equipment is fixed.
Cons: Morning meetings.

Key Stats for Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Salaries

▲148%

▲90%

▲10%

National Average
R121,000

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 63%