The average salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in South Africa is R707,565.
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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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Popular Skills for Senior Electrical Engineer
Skills in Project Management, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Renewable Energy / Renewable Power are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD.
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 R491,561 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Senior Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R629,028 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Senior Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R914,197 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R825,000.
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