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 Monday, January 16, 2017 9:09:00 AM
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 SALARY PREVIEW  SOUTH AFRICA

POLLS  i

2,563


AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i

ZAR 419,426


AVERAGE NET SALARY  i

ZAR 290,659


MOST FREQUENT GROSS  i

ZAR 167,633


MOST FREQUENT (USD)  i

US$ 14,555



 INDIVIDUAL SALARY POLLS  SOUTH AFRICA

indiv. salary city date posted
Software Developer ZAR 370,000 Tshwane 16 Jan 2017 Details »
Human Resource Administrator ZAR 150,000 Johannesburg 13 Jan 2017 Details »
Financial Accountant ZAR 340,000 Johannesburg 12 Jan 2017 Details »
Product Manager ZAR 770,000 Johannesburg 12 Jan 2017 Details »
Site Manager ZAR 312,000 Nelson Mandela Bay Metro 12 Jan 2017 Details »
Marketing Manager ZAR 795,000 Cape Town 12 Jan 2017 Details »
Account Manager ZAR 240,000 Cape Town 12 Jan 2017 Details »
Business Manager ZAR 676,000 Cape Town 10 Jan 2017 Details »
Manager ZAR 650,000 Cape Town 10 Jan 2017 Details »
Bookkeeper ZAR 170,000 Mbombela 09 Jan 2017 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 1,255,500 US$ 107,471 02 0.08 % 2.65 %
Less ZAR 78,906 US$ 6,852 267 10.42 % 100 % View »
1K ZAR 167,633 US$ 14,555 587 22.90 % 89.58 % View »
2K ZAR 279,927 US$ 24,302 494 19.27 % 66.68 % View »
4K ZAR 389,469 US$ 33,811 310 12.10 % 47.41 % View »
8K ZAR 491,656 US$ 42,683 219 8.54 % 35.31 % View »
15K ZAR 548,393 US$ 47,528 178 6.94 % 26.77 % View »
25K ZAR 642,239 US$ 55,661 113 4.41 % 19.82 % View »
35K ZAR 758,075 US$ 65,563 89 3.47 % 15.41 % View »
45K ZAR 860,089 US$ 74,436 88 3.43 % 10.30 % View »
55K ZAR 844,854 US$ 72,860 42 1.64 % 11.94 % View »
65K ZAR 1,128,117 US$ 97,611 51 1.99 % 5.93 % View »
75K ZAR 1,090,461 US$ 94,120 24 0.94 % 6.87 % View »
85K ZAR 1,142,841 US$ 98,215 33 1.29 % 3.94 % View »
95K ZAR 1,528,035 US$ 132,786 14 0.55 % 2.03 % View »
105K ZAR 1,520,357 US$ 131,399 14 0.55 % 2.58 % View »
115K ZAR 1,627,714 US$ 140,329 07 0.27 % 1.25 % View »
125K ZAR 1,558,333 US$ 133,794 06 0.23 % 1.48 % View »
135K ZAR 2,023,200 US$ 175,270 05 0.20 % 0.70 % View »
145K ZAR 1,702,500 US$ 145,734 02 0.08 % 0.98 % View »
155K ZAR 1,992,000 US$ 170,515 05 0.20 % 0.90 % View »
165K ZAR 2,348,821 US$ 203,073 03 0.12 % 0.12 % View »
More ZAR 2,212,266 US$ 189,760 10 0.39 % 0.51 % View »

 SURVEY BY YEARS  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
2017 ZAR 664,562 US$ 56,887 16 View »
2016 ZAR 660,047 US$ 56,500 183 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 536,696 US$ 46,406 986 View »
Female ZAR 334,810 US$ 28,962 604 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 649,840 US$ 56,225 355 View »
Bachelors Degree ZAR 437,976 US$ 37,943 1,147 View »
Some College ZAR 314,034 US$ 27,219 677 View »
High School ZAR 281,993 US$ 24,403 313 View »
Bellow H. School ZAR 136,941 US$ 11,885 17 View »

 SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
20+ Years ZAR 674,491 US$ 58,341 322 View »
16-20 Years ZAR 649,730 US$ 56,195 235 View »
12-16 Years ZAR 605,932 US$ 52,432 282 View »
8-12 Years ZAR 440,201 US$ 38,156 429 View »
4-8 Years ZAR 331,139 US$ 28,715 515 View »
2-4 Years ZAR 252,328 US$ 21,888 353 View »
1-2 Years ZAR 195,308 US$ 16,945 187 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 691,447 US$ 59,701 62 View »
45-50 ZAR 730,122 US$ 63,155 176 View »
39-44 ZAR 632,146 US$ 54,587 248 View »
33-38 ZAR 504,731 US$ 43,634 327 View »
27-32 ZAR 335,968 US$ 29,089 455 View »
22-26 ZAR 207,811 US$ 18,000 256 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 686,569 US$ 59,428 343 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 471,444 US$ 40,808 240 View »
Finance & Banking Finance & Banking ZAR 467,007 US$ 40,480 183 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 »
Marketing, Sales, Purchase Marketing, Sales, Purchase ZAR 395,937 US$ 34,311 135 View »
Construction & Labor Workers Construction & Labor Workers ZAR 395,004 US$ 34,210 42 View »
Human Resources Human Resources ZAR 376,534 US$ 32,579 149 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 312,394 US$ 27,030 320 View »
Architect Constructions Architect Constructions ZAR 308,689 US$ 26,620 32 View »
Education & University Education & University ZAR 294,677 US$ 25,546 130 View »
Media Media ZAR 259,269 US$ 22,470 49 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 986,168 US$ 85,430 61 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 674,989 US$ 58,502 46 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 533,973 US$ 46,312 28 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 »
Other Finance Career ZAR 449,004 US$ 38,865 40 View »
Mechanical Engineer ZAR 437,804 US$ 37,936 34 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 352,011 US$ 30,485 35 View »
Accountant ZAR 309,608 US$ 26,752 29 View »
IT Coordinator ZAR 268,572 US$ 23,284 25 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 150,742 US$ 13,076 27 View »
Trainee Accountant ZAR 120,643 US$ 10,415 22 View »

 SURVEY BY WORK  SOUTH AFRICA

salary USD entries
Permanent ZAR 415,696 US$ 36,013 2,321 View »
Contract ZAR 422,234 US$ 36,526 145 View »
Self Employed ZAR 619,863 US$ 53,503 69 View »
Part Time ZAR 220,145 US$ 19,021 28 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 482,559 US$ 41,794 1,178 View »
Emalahleni ZAR 424,690 US$ 36,866 26 View »
Tshwane ZAR 404,537 US$ 35,040 214 View »
eThekwini ZAR 379,466 US$ 32,875 164 View »
Polokwane ZAR 369,190 US$ 32,054 26 View »
Cape Town ZAR 369,817 US$ 32,031 587 View »
Buffalo, South Africa ZAR 313,146 US$ 27,068 21 View »
Ekurhuleni ZAR 312,222 US$ 27,055 94 View »
Nelson Mandela Bay Metro ZAR 302,883 US$ 26,214 64 View »
Rustenburg ZAR 288,886 US$ 25,066 13 View »
Msunduzi ZAR 280,808 US$ 24,304 18 View »
Mbombela ZAR 271,444 US$ 23,426 18 View »

 SURVEY BY COUNTRIES ( ALL CAREERS )

salary USD entries
Switzerland Switzerland CHF 111,742 US$ 119,917 668 View »
United States United States US$ 79,512 US$ 79,512 16,413 View »
Australia Australia AU$ 95,050 US$ 74,187 2,265 View »
United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 47,884 US$ 73,285 2,958 View »
Germany Germany EUR 62,520 US$ 70,950 1,263 View »
France France EUR 58,182 US$ 66,036 661 View »
Canada Canada CA$ 75,374 US$ 60,219 3,993 View »
Mexico Mexico MXN 701,803 US$ 46,909 274 View »
India India INR 1,120,128 US$ 18,034 5,187 View »