Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for a Maintenance Electrician is R350,000
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Electricians?
An early career Maintenance Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R243,476 based on 71 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R229,565 based on 69 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Maintenance Electricians Do?
The maintenance electrician performs most of the electrical maintenance tasks in a plant. Their key goal is to keep plant machinery and equipment in good condition by locating faulty parts by using an efficient, effective troubleshooting process. The maintenance electrician then replaces those parts that are worn and broken; if the parts are not broken, the electrician properly adjusts it to return the part or machine to working order. They also make routine inspections of equipment to assess …Read more