Average Medical Officer Salary in South Africa

R832,913
Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
10%
ZAR 517k
MEDIAN
ZAR 833k
90%
ZAR 1m

The average salary for a Medical Officer is R832,913

Base Salary
R517k - R1m
Bonus
R29k - R102k
Total Pay
R564k - R1m
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What Do Medical Officers Do?

Medical Officer Tasks
  • Direct, plan, implement and review clinical service and systems.
  • Provide program recommendations and revision plans.
  • Track and evaluate clinical data.
  • Evaluate medical research and programs.
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FAQs About Medical Officers

What is the highest pay for Medical Officers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Medical Officer is ZAR 1m / year

What is the lowest pay for Medical Officers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Medical Officer is ZAR 517k / year

How can Medical Officers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Medical Officer is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Medical Officer that oversees more junior Medical Officers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.