The average salary for an Early-Career Senior Electrical Engineer in South Africa is R494,144.
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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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A mid-career Senior Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R688,787 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Senior Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R876,864 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R800,000.
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