Average Web Developer Salary in South Africa

R195,779
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R12,874
Bonus
R5,120
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Web Developer in South Africa is R195,779.
10%
ZAR 71k
MEDIAN
ZAR 196k
90%
ZAR 441k
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R71k - R441k
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What Do Web Developers Do?

Web Developer Tasks
  • Test and document software for web sites.
  • Work with designers and content producers.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for web sites.
  • Write code to generate web pages, access databases and business logic servers.

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What Are Popular Skills for Web Developers?

Skills in JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include PHP, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), HTML5 and Web Development.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Web Developers?

An entry-level Web Developer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R139,034 based on 70 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R184,411 based on 521 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R272,361 based on 174 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R459,357 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R441,500.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 827 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.5%
Early Career
63.0%
Mid Career
21.0%
Experienced
6.5%
Late Career
1.0%