Average Mechanical Engineer Salary in South Africa

R350,701
Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
10%
ZAR 163k
MEDIAN
ZAR 351k
90%
ZAR 731k

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer is R350,701

Base Salary
R163k - R731k
Bonus
R7k - R73k
Profit Sharing
R2k - R123k
Commission
R10k - R212k
Total Pay
R149k - R780k
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Gender Breakdown

Male
89.7%
Female
10.3%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

36%

Dental

7%

Vision

7%

None

64%