A Mechanical Design Engineer earns an average salary of R308,936 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

R156,000 - R590,400
R160K
R320K
R590K
MEDIAN: R320,822
10%
50%
90%
R93.35 - R300.12
R150
MEDIAN: R145.93
50%
R0R790K
Salary R156,000 - R590,400
Bonus R4,055 - R63,339
Profit Sharing R6,100
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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R149,419 - R790,254
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 64
Hourly Data R0R300
Hourly Rate R145.93
Overtime R163.75
Annual Data R0R790K
Bonus R4,055 - R63,339
Profit Sharing R6,100
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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R149,419 - R790,254
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Design Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R330,269

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Q: What is it like working as a Mechanical Design Engineer?

Mechanical Design Engineer in Johannesburg:
"Engineering."
Pros: Freedom of imagination. Creative Drive. Challenging. Satisfactory results.
Cons: Time Frames. Cost Limitations. Deadlines.

Mechanical Design Engineer in Johannesburg:
"Challenging and exciting."
Pros: Creating new modifications and creating new designs.
Cons: Pressure to complete projects.

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Key Stats for Mechanical Design Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries

▲82%

▲40%

National Average
R330,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 49%
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