SOUTH AFRICA


Average salary for South Africa

The most recent salary survey based on daily added polls.
Salaries grouped by levels, educ., exper., age, gender, etc.
 LAST UPDATED Wednesday, November 30, 2016 8:34:00 AM
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 SALARY PREVIEW  SOUTH AFRICA

POLLS  i

2,540


AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i

ZAR 417,597


AVERAGE NET SALARY  i

ZAR 289,665


MOST FREQUENT GROSS  i

ZAR 167,633


MOST FREQUENT (USD)  i

US$ 14,555



 INDIVIDUAL SALARY POLLS  SOUTH AFRICA

indiv. salary city date posted
Other Medical Career ZAR 80,000 Cape Town 30 Nov 2016 Details »
Tax Manager ZAR 2,000,000 Johannesburg 29 Nov 2016 Details »
Healthcare Management ZAR 750,000 Johannesburg 28 Nov 2016 Details »
IT Project Manager ZAR 650,000 Johannesburg 24 Nov 2016 Details »
Other Arch. & History Career ZAR 60,000 Johannesburg 16 Nov 2016 Details »
Account Manager ZAR 360,000 Johannesburg 11 Nov 2016 Details »
Electrical Technician Lead ZAR 605,000 eThekwini 08 Nov 2016 Details »
Software Engineer ZAR 1,500,000 Johannesburg 07 Nov 2016 Details »
General Manager ZAR 2,200,000 Johannesburg 02 Nov 2016 Details »
Other Education Career ZAR 200,000 eThekwini 31 Oct 2016 Details »
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 INTRODUCTION  SOUTH AFRICA


Average income for software engineer/developer is around 290,000 ZAR per year. Average income for more experienced senior software developer is around 400,000 ZAR or more per year. Average income for IT project manager is around 500,000 ZAR or more.

Robust financial infrastructure In South Africa

South Africa’s financial system is strengthened and and its banking sector is in the top 10 in the world. The Stock Exchange in Johannesburg is in the top world 20 stock exchanges.

South Africa is between the most world advanced developing countries. Over the last fifteen years, the strengthened macro-economic was reached.


 SURVEY BY LEVELS  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries % in level % earn at least
N/A ZAR 511,000 US$ 43,742 01 0.04 % 26.14 %
Less ZAR 78,906 US$ 6,852 267 10.51 % 100 % View »
1K ZAR 167,633 US$ 14,555 587 23.11 % 89.49 % View »
2K ZAR 279,927 US$ 24,302 494 19.45 % 66.38 % View »
4K ZAR 389,469 US$ 33,811 310 12.20 % 46.93 % View »
8K ZAR 493,526 US$ 42,845 218 8.58 % 34.72 % View »
15K ZAR 557,264 US$ 48,300 174 6.85 % 26.10 % View »
25K ZAR 657,463 US$ 56,996 108 4.25 % 19.25 % View »
35K ZAR 762,485 US$ 65,948 88 3.46 % 15.00 % View »
45K ZAR 860,089 US$ 74,436 88 3.46 % 11.54 % View »
55K ZAR 871,024 US$ 75,173 37 1.46 % 8.07 % View »
65K ZAR 1,149,354 US$ 99,494 48 1.89 % 5.67 % View »
75K ZAR 1,090,461 US$ 94,120 24 0.94 % 6.61 % View »
85K ZAR 1,152,057 US$ 99,029 31 1.22 % 3.78 % View »
95K ZAR 1,528,035 US$ 132,786 14 0.55 % 2.01 % View »
105K ZAR 1,520,357 US$ 131,399 14 0.55 % 2.56 % View »
115K ZAR 1,627,714 US$ 140,329 07 0.28 % 1.22 % View »
125K ZAR 1,558,333 US$ 133,794 06 0.24 % 1.46 % View »
135K ZAR 2,023,200 US$ 175,270 05 0.20 % 0.67 % View »
145K ZAR 1,702,500 US$ 145,734 02 0.08 % 0.94 % View »
155K ZAR 1,992,000 US$ 170,515 05 0.20 % 0.87 % View »
165K ZAR 2,348,821 US$ 203,073 03 0.12 % 0.12 % View »
More ZAR 2,235,851 US$ 191,822 09 0.35 % 0.47 % View »

 SURVEY BY YEARS  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
2016 ZAR 665,509 US$ 56,968 176 View »
2015 ZAR 535,419 US$ 45,832 200 View »
2014 ZAR 496,865 US$ 43,178 405 View »
2013 ZAR 413,226 US$ 35,909 262 View »
2012 ZAR 348,227 US$ 30,261 548 View »
2011 ZAR 354,225 US$ 30,782 949 View »

 SURVEY BY GENDER  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
Male ZAR 535,366 US$ 46,300 969 View »
Female ZAR 331,683 US$ 28,698 598 View »
N/A ZAR 353,115 US$ 30,686 973

 SURVEY BY EDUCATION  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
Doctorate Degree ZAR 717,491 US$ 62,190 54 View »
Masters Degree ZAR 649,500 US$ 56,198 354 View »
Bachelors Degree ZAR 434,541 US$ 37,654 1,134 View »
Some College ZAR 313,097 US$ 27,142 671 View »
High School ZAR 280,142 US$ 24,247 310 View »
Bellow H. School ZAR 136,941 US$ 11,885 17 View »

 SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
20+ Years ZAR 666,423 US$ 57,660 317 View »
16-20 Years ZAR 652,557 US$ 56,447 231 View »
12-16 Years ZAR 608,403 US$ 52,647 280 View »
8-12 Years ZAR 437,062 US$ 37,893 424 View »
4-8 Years ZAR 331,317 US$ 28,731 514 View »
2-4 Years ZAR 250,624 US$ 21,745 349 View »
1-2 Years ZAR 194,609 US$ 16,888 185 View »
0-1 Year ZAR 205,275 US$ 17,820 240 View »

 SURVEY BY AGES  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
69-74 ZAR 85,799 US$ 7,344 01 View »
63-68 ZAR 455,111 US$ 39,355 09 View »
57-62 ZAR 649,454 US$ 56,158 30 View »
51-56 ZAR 692,454 US$ 59,796 61 View »
45-50 ZAR 725,909 US$ 62,809 172 View »
39-44 ZAR 632,567 US$ 54,631 244 View »
33-38 ZAR 504,019 US$ 43,577 324 View »
27-32 ZAR 330,254 US$ 28,606 447 View »
22-26 ZAR 207,888 US$ 18,009 253 View »
16-21 ZAR 326,402 US$ 28,348 26 View »
N/A ZAR 353,115 US$ 30,686 973

 SURVEY BY FIELDS  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
Management & Business Management & Business ZAR 683,339 US$ 59,164 337 View »
Properties & Real Estates Properties & Real Estates ZAR 600,440 US$ 52,070 25 View »
Engineers & Technicians V Engineers & Technicians V ZAR 572,512 US$ 49,703 28 View »
Aviation & Shipping Aviation & Shipping ZAR 536,633 US$ 46,633 12 View »
Health Care & Medical Health Care & Medical ZAR 483,050 US$ 41,769 42 View »
IT & Telecommunication IT & Telecommunication ZAR 472,380 US$ 40,892 238 View »
Finance & Banking Finance & Banking ZAR 461,790 US$ 40,042 180 View »
Engineers & Technicians II Engineers & Technicians II ZAR 459,860 US$ 39,962 12 View »
Engineers & Technicians Engineers & Technicians ZAR 441,522 US$ 38,266 174 View »
Engineers & Technicians IV Engineers & Technicians IV ZAR 423,015 US$ 36,760 22 View »
IT & Telecommunication II IT & Telecommunication II ZAR 422,684 US$ 36,625 113 View »
Insurance Insurance ZAR 407,892 US$ 35,320 51 View »
Law Law ZAR 400,334 US$ 34,736 49 View »
Construction & Labor Workers Construction & Labor Workers ZAR 395,004 US$ 34,210 42 View »
Marketing, Sales, Purchase Marketing, Sales, Purchase ZAR 392,959 US$ 34,059 134 View »
Human Resources Human Resources ZAR 375,875 US$ 32,527 147 View »
Health Care & Medical II Health Care & Medical II ZAR 344,828 US$ 29,909 55 View »
Manufacturing & Labor Workers Manufacturing & Labor Workers ZAR 340,329 US$ 29,485 41 View »
Automobile Automobile ZAR 330,657 US$ 28,659 14 View »
Salesmen & Saleswomen Salesmen & Saleswomen ZAR 321,315 US$ 27,801 33 View »
Logistics, Road, Railway Logistics, Road, Railway ZAR 316,815 US$ 27,495 38 View »
Accounting & Administration Accounting & Administration ZAR 312,543 US$ 27,048 315 View »
Education & University Education & University ZAR 294,677 US$ 25,546 130 View »
Media Media ZAR 262,920 US$ 22,789 48 View »
Architect Constructions Architect Constructions ZAR 256,601 US$ 22,175 30 View »
Making Design Making Design ZAR 255,815 US$ 22,149 27 View »
Agriculture & Fishing Agriculture & Fishing ZAR 245,441 US$ 21,268 19 View »
Hotels & Tourism Hotels & Tourism ZAR 237,025 US$ 20,492 32 View »
Organization & Coordination Organization & Coordination ZAR 226,056 US$ 19,619 34 View »
Customer Services Customer Services ZAR 195,118 US$ 16,932 36 View »

 SURVEY BY CAREERS  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
Director ZAR 969,271 US$ 84,001 60 View »
General Manager ZAR 906,250 US$ 78,266 45 View »
IT Manager ZAR 795,401 US$ 68,731 52 View »
Business Development Manager ZAR 742,185 US$ 64,178 19 View »
Chartered Accountant ZAR 717,941 US$ 61,957 44 View »
Manager ZAR 675,544 US$ 58,566 45 View »
Engineering Manager ZAR 669,276 US$ 57,984 19 View »
IT Project Manager ZAR 658,628 US$ 57,008 28 View »
Finance Manager ZAR 593,952 US$ 51,546 30 View »
Other Engineer Career ZAR 572,234 US$ 49,677 27 View »
Operations Manager ZAR 546,433 US$ 47,406 25 View »
Marketing Manager ZAR 524,305 US$ 45,507 27 View »
Human Resources Manager ZAR 496,165 US$ 42,909 56 View »
Project Manager ZAR 471,052 US$ 40,828 24 View »
Engineer ZAR 463,991 US$ 40,263 34 View »
Mechanical Engineer ZAR 437,804 US$ 37,936 34 View »
Other Finance Career ZAR 434,876 US$ 37,666 39 View »
Other IT Career ZAR 415,059 US$ 35,897 21 View »
Other Human Resource Career ZAR 405,728 US$ 35,036 31 View »
Lawyer ZAR 387,428 US$ 33,614 21 View »
Sales Manager ZAR 384,478 US$ 33,400 23 View »
Other Management Career ZAR 354,227 US$ 30,662 23 View »
Software Developer ZAR 351,482 US$ 30,450 34 View »
Accountant ZAR 315,308 US$ 27,248 28 View »
IT Coordinator ZAR 265,179 US$ 23,006 24 View »
Lecturer ZAR 257,711 US$ 22,270 24 View »
Other Administration Career ZAR 246,135 US$ 21,340 18 View »
Administrator ZAR 174,625 US$ 15,105 20 View »
Human Resource Administrator ZAR 150,770 US$ 13,085 26 View »
Trainee Accountant ZAR 120,643 US$ 10,415 22 View »

 SURVEY BY WORK  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
Permanent ZAR 414,229 US$ 35,891 2,303 View »
Contract ZAR 413,620 US$ 35,797 142 View »
Self Employed ZAR 619,863 US$ 53,503 69 View »
Part Time ZAR 200,925 US$ 17,390 26 View »

 SURVEY BY CITIES  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
Emfuleni ZAR 696,418 US$ 60,473 09 View »
Mangaung ZAR 508,071 US$ 43,990 19 View »
Johannesburg ZAR 481,317 US$ 41,692 1,169 View »
Emalahleni ZAR 424,690 US$ 36,866 26 View »
Tshwane ZAR 401,052 US$ 34,750 210 View »
eThekwini ZAR 379,800 US$ 32,906 163 View »
Polokwane ZAR 369,190 US$ 32,054 26 View »
Cape Town ZAR 364,753 US$ 31,602 581 View »
Ekurhuleni ZAR 313,643 US$ 27,180 93 View »
Buffalo, South Africa ZAR 313,146 US$ 27,068 21 View »
Nelson Mandela Bay Metro ZAR 302,738 US$ 26,206 63 View »
Rustenburg ZAR 288,886 US$ 25,066 13 View »
Msunduzi ZAR 280,808 US$ 24,304 18 View »
Mbombela ZAR 277,411 US$ 23,948 17 View »

 SURVEY BY COUNTRIES ( ALL CAREERS )

salary USD entries
Switzerland Switzerland CHF 111,361 US$ 119,547 658 View »
United States United States US$ 79,271 US$ 79,271 16,206 View »
Australia Australia AU$ 94,699 US$ 73,916 2,219 View »
United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 47,667 US$ 72,937 2,899 View »
Germany Germany EUR 62,385 US$ 70,794 1,237 View »
France France EUR 58,212 US$ 66,067 644 View »
Canada Canada CA$ 74,897 US$ 59,837 3,943 View »
Mexico Mexico MXN 705,981 US$ 47,191 265 View »
India India INR 1,079,851 US$ 17,386 5,067 View »