Avg. Base Hourly Rate (ZAR)
The average hourly pay for a Maintenance Electrician is R135.67
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 R88.32 based on 79 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R92.97 based on 83 salaries. An experienced …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