R120,828
Avg. Salary
R45.12
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

R7,500

Bonus

R4,400

Profit Sharing

R1,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Plumber is R45.12 per hour.

The average pay for a Plumber is R120,828 per year.

R17.49
10%
R45.12
50%
R109.61
90%
MEDIAN R45.12
R49k
10%
R121k
50%
R233k
90%
MEDIAN R120,828
R48,613 - R233,403
R49K
R120K
R230K
MEDIAN: R120,828
10%
50%
90%
R17.49 - R110
R17
R45
R110
MEDIAN: R45.12
10%
50%
90%
R0R239K
Salary R48,613 - R233,403
Bonus R1,003 - R26,425
Profit Sharing R4,400
Commission R1,000
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).
)
R47,281 - R239,225
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 403
Hourly Data R0R179
Hourly Rate R17.49 - R110
Hourly Tips R7.56
Overtime R17.80 - R180
Annual Data R0R239K
Bonus R1,003 - R26,425
Commission R1,000
Profit Sharing R4,400
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).
)
R47,281 - R239,225
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 154

Job Description for Plumber

Plumbers are responsible for installing and maintaining water systems within buildings, including drinking water, drainage, heating, sanitation, and sewage systems. Plumbers are not only involved with the installation and development of new houses and plumbing systems, but also with assessing and fixing problems in existing and older systems.

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Plumber Tasks
  • Install and repair pipes and fixtures and open clogged drains.
  • Cut openings in floors and walls to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings.
  • Utilize appropriate plumbing and shop tools.
  • Cut and thread pipes.
  • Install vents and traps in the plumbing system, in accordance with required codes.

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Pay by Experience Level for Plumber

Pay by Experience for a Plumber has a positive trend. An entry-level Plumber with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R91,000 based on 259 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Plumber with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R119,000 based on 269 salaries. An experienced Plumber which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R142,000 based on 173 salaries. A Plumber with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R174,000 based on 50 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R118,288

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

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Key Stats for Plumber

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

▲47%

▲20%

▼0%

National Average
R118,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Plumber Salaries

▼0%

National Average
R118,000

Plumbing
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 77%