Average Rigger Hourly Pay in South Africa

R95.91
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R18,127
Bonus
R8,000
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Rigger in South Africa is R95.91.
10%
R40.22
MEDIAN
R95.91
90%
R142.06
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Hourly Rate
R40 - R142
Bonus
R4,562 - R98,633
Profit Sharing
R600 - R39,500
Total Pay
R82,452 - R414,517

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Job Description for Rigger

Rigger Tasks
  • Examine sites, loads, and their destinations to determine rigging to move loads to the correct location.
  • Communicate with other workers to ensure safety.
  • Move heavy loads without damaging them, tilting, and guiding as the site requires.
  • Select and align cranes, gears, pulleys, and winches, anchoring them for safety.

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Popular Skills for Rigger

Skills in Trade Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include OSHA Compliance, Machine Operation, Heavy Equipment Operation and Safety Compliance.

Pay by Experience Level for Rigger

An entry-level Rigger with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R83.81 based on 7 salaries. An early career Rigger with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R90.53 based on 128 salaries. A mid-career Rigger with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R103.39 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Rigger with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R106.89 based on 48 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R126.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 308 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.3%
Early Career
41.6%
Mid Career
34.7%
Experienced
15.6%
Late Career
5.8%