A High School Teacher earns an average salary of R191,993 per year. A skill in Engineering Design is associated with high pay for this job.

R123,036 - R300,225
R120K
R200K
R300K
MEDIAN: R199,530
10%
50%
90%
R60.40 - R238.39
R60
R130
R240
MEDIAN: R130.00
10%
50%
90%
R0R305K
Salary R123,036 - R300,225
Bonus R1,930 - R30,045
Profit Sharing R3,750
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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R124,010 - R305,947
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 4 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,587
Hourly Data R0R1K
Hourly Rate R60.40 - R238.39
Overtime R22.47 - R1,957
Annual Data R0R305K
Bonus R1,930 - R30,045
Profit Sharing R3,750
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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R124,010 - R305,947
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 4 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Common Career Paths for High School Teacher


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Pay by Experience Level for High School Teacher

Pay by Experience for a High School Teacher has a positive trend. An entry-level High School Teacher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R180,000 based on 713 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A High School Teacher with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R205,000 based on 290 salaries. An experienced High School Teacher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R232,000 based on 225 salaries. A High School Teacher with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R253,000 based on 176 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R201,686

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

High School Teacher Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a High School Teacher?

High School Teacher in Northwest:
"Level."
Pros: I enjoy dealing with different personalities of learners in a classroom situation.With the skill I obtained in special needs diploma;I am a master n understanding individuality in learners needs for learning.
Cons: I am not clear about my salary scale...as when I compare it with colleagues; who attain same qualification and same year of appointment as me are far higher than me in salary scalem.

High School Teacher in Secunda:
"It is hard work."
Pros: Helping learners to reach their goals.
Cons: Work load that is over limit.

High School Teacher in Port Elizabeth:
"It Is Stressful But Worthwhile."
Pros: That I get to educate the future generation and teach them important skills and values that will benefit them in future.
Cons: That I get overloaded with work at times.

High School Teacher in Pretoria:
"Challenging and insightful."
Pros: I love to help children be the best they can be.
Cons: Discipline and the schools commitment.

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Key Stats for High School Teacher

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects High School Teacher Salaries

▲25%

▲15%

▲1%

National Average
R202,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect High School Teacher Salaries

Engineering Design
▲9%

Teaching
▲6%

Life Sciences
▲6%

National Average
R202,000

▼2%

History
▼2%

Economics
▼2%

English Language
▼3%

▼9%

Afrikaans
▼9%

Geography
▼10%

mathematics
▼10%

▼11%

english
▼11%

Life Orientation
▼20%

Life Science
▼20%

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 60%