The average salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer in South Africa is R733,396.
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Job Description for Senior Electrical Engineer
Senior electrical engineers design, develop, implement, and test new electrical equipment and machinery, such as electric cars and electrical appliances. They may also be involved in customizing existing equipment or machinery. They can be found in a range of industries and businesses, such as manufacturing, power generation, and building maintenance. Senior electrical engineers may prepare detailed drawings and system specifications. They coordinate design with other systems, such as control…Read more
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Skills in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Project Management and Engineering Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Electrical Engineer
An early career Senior Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R486,113 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Senior Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R692,209 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Senior Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R861,987 based on 58 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R813,892.
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