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Average Human Resources (HR) Manager Salary in South Africa

R405,177
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R31,171
Bonus
R22,000
Commission
R22,530
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The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Manager in South Africa is R405,177.
10%
ZAR 177k
MEDIAN
ZAR 405k
90%
ZAR 767k
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R177k - R767k
Bonus
R10k - R107k
Profit Sharing
R2k - R117k
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What Do Human Resources (HR) Managers Do?

Popular Employer Salaries for Human Resources (HR) Manager

R601k

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What Are Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Managers?

Skills in Employee Relations, Performance Management and Recruiting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Payroll Administration and Human Resources (HR).

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Managers?

An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R197,130 based on 56 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R302,237 based on 502 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R404,584 based on 521 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R510,825 based on 551 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R565,434.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,804 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.1%
Early Career
27.8%
Mid Career
28.9%
Experienced
30.5%
Late Career
9.6%