R135,179
Avg. Salary
R50.42
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

R6,000

Bonus

R500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Plumber in Cape Town is R50.42 per hour.

The average pay for a Plumber in Cape Town is R135,179 per year.

10%
R24.75
10%
R50.42
50%
R157.81
90%
90%
MEDIAN R50.42
10%
R78k
10%
R135k
50%
R249k
90%
90%
MEDIAN R135,179
R78,430 - R249,372
R78K
R140K
R250K
MEDIAN: R135,179
10%
50%
90%
R24.75 - R158
R25
R50
R160
MEDIAN: R50.42
10%
50%
90%
R0R297K
Salary R78,430 - R249,372
Bonus R252 - R49,665
Commission R500
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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R77,844 - R297,988
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 55
Hourly Data R0R157
Hourly Rate R24.75 - R158
Overtime R1.21 - R134
Annual Data R0R297K
Bonus R252 - R49,665
Commission R500
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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R77,844 - R297,988
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

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 R95,000 based on 31 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 R132,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Plumber which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R163,000 based on 24 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 R138,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Plumber

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

▲31%

▲10%

▲6%

National Average
R124,000

▼23%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 78%