Average Project Engineer Salary in South Africa

R424,696
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R31,437
Bonus
R20,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Project Engineer in South Africa is R424,696.
10%
R217k
MEDIAN
R425k
90%
R788k
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Salary
R217k - R788k
Bonus
R5k - R79k
Profit Sharing
R3k - R145k
Total Pay
R220k - R836k

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Popular Skills for Project Engineer

Skills in Project Management, Engineering Design and Autodesk AutoCAD are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer

An entry-level Project Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R251,848 based on 13 salaries. An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R352,397 based on 296 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R493,058 based on 246 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R603,911 based on 108 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R871,737.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 700 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.9%
Early Career
42.3%
Mid Career
35.1%
Experienced
15.4%
Late Career
5.3%