A Millwright earns an average salary of R296,964 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Systems Troubleshooting, Fault Finding, and Industrial Hydraulics. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

R164,620 - R463,629
R160K
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R460K
MEDIAN: R301,647
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50%
90%
R65.35 - R198.02
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MEDIAN: R120.98
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R0R464K
Salary R164,620 - R463,629
Bonus R2,899 - R44,014
Profit Sharing R7,000
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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R153,278 - R464,502
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 416
Hourly Data R0R250
Hourly Rate R65.35 - R198.02
Hourly Tips R10.24
Overtime R68.78 - R250.83
Annual Data R0R464K
Bonus R2,899 - R44,014
Profit Sharing R7,000
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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R153,278 - R464,502
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 132

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Pay by Experience Level for Millwright

Pay by Experience for a Millwright has a positive trend. An entry-level Millwright with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R247,000 based on 276 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Millwright with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R327,000 based on 200 salaries. An experienced Millwright which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R368,000 based on 95 salaries. A Millwright with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R382,000 based on 36 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R299,960

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Millwright Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Millwright?

Millwright in Johannesburg:
"Its very challenging and sometimes work at heights."
Pros: You get to troubleshoot equipment, solve problems analytically and the use of diiferent technologies.
Cons: Working at heights and confined spaces.

Millwright in GAUTENG:
"Always having new challenges."
Pros: Different faults and breakdowns in the plant.
Cons: Working overtime, mood and culture.

Millwright in Durban:
"Millwright."
Pros: Being a millwright is one of the best jobs out there combining electrical, mechanical and instrumentation.
Cons: The bad is working shifts and a lot of overtime during the weekdays and the weekend.

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Key Stats for Millwright

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Millwright Salaries

▲27%

▲23%

▲9%

National Average
R300,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Millwright Salaries

Systems Troubleshooting
▲28%

Fault Finding
▲25%

Industrial Hydraulics
▲8%

Millwright
▲6%



National Average
R300,000

Maintenance
▼2%

Plant Maintenance
▼12%

ELECTRICAL
▼20%

Mechanical
▼32%

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 35%