average salary in South Africa South Africa

info SALARY PROFILES
2,972
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 47,049
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
ZAR 448,706
info AVG. NET SALARY
ZAR 309,238
  UPDATED: 04 Oct 2018
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 31%

What is average salary in South Africa?

Based on our survey (2,972 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary in South Africa is ZAR 448,706. Average NET salary is ZAR 309,238. The most frequent GROSS salary is ZAR 239,444. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 4-8 Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Director ZAR 1,002,584 US$ 105,002 74
IT Manager ZAR 791,146 US$ 78,697 64
Human Resources Manager ZAR 543,447 US$ 52,609 61
Chartered Accountant ZAR 807,668 US$ 74,738 56
Manager ZAR 679,121 US$ 69,165 55
General Manager ZAR 922,475 US$ 95,250 51
Software Developer ZAR 392,675 US$ 42,131 44
Engineer ZAR 468,748 US$ 49,155 41
Mechanical Engineer ZAR 494,482 US$ 55,817 38
Accountant ZAR 320,665 US$ 31,488 35
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Johannesburg ZAR 517,400 US$ 54,111 1,353
Cape Town ZAR 405,244 US$ 42,532 696
Tshwane ZAR 422,920 US$ 44,722 255
eThekwini ZAR 415,745 US$ 43,310 194
Ekurhuleni ZAR 329,635 US$ 36,217 100
Nelson Mandela Bay Metro ZAR 310,911 US$ 32,509 74
Polokwane ZAR 381,320 US$ 42,137 28
Buffalo, South Africa ZAR 322,967 US$ 32,468 28

Salary profiles from individual employees for South Africa

Below is the list of 2,972 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

HOW MUCH TO PAY EMPLOYEES?
WHAT SALARY SHOULD YOU ASK FOR?

(100/100) BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR


 Posted: 04 Oct 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Corodination of business development activities in Southern Africa Region."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,700,000
US$ 138,329

(99/100) SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 04 Oct 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Developing and maintaining .NET systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 260,000
US$ 21,156

(98/100) OPERATIONS MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Oct 2018

      

High School, 8-12 years: "Oversee all operations of the company."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 240,000
US$ 19,529

(97/100) PUBLIC RELATIONS AND EVENTS MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Oct 2018

      

Some College, 0-1 year: "I market the events for the company as well as organize and plan the events from start to finish."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 260,000
US$ 21,156

(96/100) DESIGN TEACHER


 Posted: 30 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "HOD internvention and support, subject head, practical subjects, head of culture, grade head."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 338,901
US$ 27,576

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(95/100) RESEARCHER


 Posted: 28 Sep 2018

      

High School, 20+ years: "Preparing research for business plan development."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 72,000
US$ 5,859

(94/100) DATACENTER ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "To oversee and support all the Data Centres by ensuring that the engineering of facilities, plants (electrical and mechanical) are robust (Tier 3 / 4) configurations. Ensures that the engineering approach is aligned with the IT demand and that the PUE, as set out by the Data Centre Architect, is achieved. Ensures that all engineering approaches are implemented with data centre greening initiatives in line with group strategy."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 480,000
US$ 39,058

(93/100) RISK ANALYST


 Posted: 26 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Estimating client credit risk."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 600,000
US$ 48,822

(92/100) JNR DEVELOPER


 Posted: 25 Sep 2018

      

High School, 1-2 years: "Development in c# sql php ntml 5."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 120,000
US$ 9,764

(91/100) MANAGING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 25 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Managing director."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,300,000
US$ 105,781

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(90/100) TECHOOLOGIST


 Posted: 24 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Structural engineer i design floor plans and infrastructural designs for big co-operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 400,000
US$ 32,548

(89/100) JAVA DEVELOPER


 Posted: 23 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Java developer with 5 years experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 480,000
US$ 39,058

(88/100) CONTROL ROOM TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 21 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Monitoring and Operating Renewable energy plants."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 262,000
US$ 21,319

(87/100) PAYROLL ADMINISTRATOR


 Posted: 21 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Responsible for the payroll run of 350 employees all on my own."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 163,280
US$ 13,286

(86/100) BOOKKEEPER


 Posted: 21 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 12-16 years: "Debt Collecting, Balancing of books."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 216,000
US$ 17,576

(85/100) ADMIN OFFICER


 Posted: 20 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "• Ordering and organizing stock for all installations • Scheduling of all installations • Managing the tech departments schedule • Detailing and overseeing signage of all contractual agreements with new clients • Bank and supplier liaison • Data capturing • Organising of both directors diaries • Preparation of payment packs for sales reps • Hr research and organising of interviews and shortlisting • Client liaison for complaints or other correspondence."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 102,000
US$ 8,300

(84/100) PROCUREMENT EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 20 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Procurement, supply chain and logistics."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 2,000,000
US$ 162,741

(83/100) HR MANAGER


 Posted: 20 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "HR duties, recruitment, consulting, ensure canidates meet client requirments, planning, forcasting but mostly focused in the recruitment functions."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 500,000
US$ 40,685

(82/100) PARTNER


 Posted: 19 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Civil litigation attorney."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 2,500,000
US$ 203,426

(81/100) FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 19 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "4 year auditing clerk. 8 Months Financial accountant."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 360,000
US$ 29,293

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(80/100) FTTH PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Project manager for fibre to the home projects from building the infrastructure to implementing and activating the packages."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 338,000
US$ 27,503

(79/100) OPERATIONS MANAGER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Project management Process engineering Resource optimisation Operations management."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,160,000
US$ 94,390

(78/100) FINANCIAL MANAGER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Invoicing, payments, creditors control, debtors control, VAT reconciliation, wages, HR management, Office management."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 255,756
US$ 20,811

(77/100) SOFTWARE ARCHITECT


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

      

High School, 20+ years: "Software pre-sales."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,158,000
US$ 94,227

(76/100) COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Media strategy, write press statements and other PR content, manage media enquiries, staff communications strategy and content, social media manager,."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 550,000
US$ 44,754

(75/100) WIRELESS MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Manage a team 10 technicians and a wireless network. 25 high sites and 1000 clients. Manage budgets and stock and business expansion."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 540,000
US$ 43,940

(74/100) MANAGER


 Posted: 15 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Managing financial audits of companies."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 530,000
US$ 43,126

(73/100) TEAM LEADER


 Posted: 14 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Started as a receptionist for a Laptop Company from 2006 - 2007 and progressed to a Executive Personal Assistant to a Dr in Financial Planning within the Banking industry at the end of 2007 - 2013 my core tasks consisted of planning, client liaising, client booking, reporting, filing, data capturing, delivering of documents. In 2013 I embarked on a new venture into a different Bank where I am currently a Team Leader in which I Lead a high performing team in line with the organisational strategy while maintaining cost, quality, performance, risk, recruitment. This is performed by monitoring, tracking, reporting, managing, investigating, analyzing, coaching, mentoring, disciplining, conflict management, change management, project management, fact training. Throughout my current career I have completed numerous courses, accreditations and received certificates."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 330,000
US$ 26,852

(72/100) MATHEMATICS TEACHER


 Posted: 14 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "I have experience teaching Grades 8 to 12 as well as Advanced Programme Mathematics. Currently taking a break from the classroom to write lesson plans for the government for schools with no math teachers/bad resources. Added to this I write training manuals and train subject advisors to these schools. I also tutor privately."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 460,000
US$ 37,430

(71/100) ADMIN AND CATERING MANAGER


 Posted: 13 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "Catering Stock control Reception Membership liaison Purchasing Staff."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 108,000
US$ 8,788

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(70/100) SENIOR NETWORK ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Network automation Enterprise Routing and Switch Design and Implementation Edge Routing/Peering."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 715,000
US$ 58,180

(69/100) SAP BUSINESS ANALYST


 Posted: 12 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Develop the SAP system, requirements gathering, user training, user guides, projects implementation, SAP support, master data, testing."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 305,000
US$ 24,818

(68/100) DEALER PRINCIPAL


 Posted: 11 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Managing an Isuzu and Opel dealership."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 800,000
US$ 65,096

(67/100) ACCOUNT MANAGER


 Posted: 11 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Manage clients and system."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 420,000
US$ 34,176

(66/100) DEVELOPMENT MANAGER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Manage Software Developers."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,200,000
US$ 97,644

(65/100) HUMAN RESOURCE ADMINISTRATOR


 Posted: 10 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Human Resource Administration."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 600,000
US$ 48,822

(64/100) PROJECT MANAGEMENT


 Posted: 09 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Project manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 300,000
US$ 24,411

(63/100) ESCOURT COMPANION


 Posted: 09 Sep 2018

      

Bellow H. School, 1-2 years: "Male companionship and entertainment."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,400,000
US$ 113,918

(62/100) ASSISTANT STORE MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Sep 2018

      

High School, 2-4 years: "Assistant store manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 84,000
US$ 6,835

(61/100) HR MANAGER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Labour Relations BEE Skills Development."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 38,000
US$ 3,092

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(60/100) CREDIT RISK ANALYST


 Posted: 07 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Evaluation of financial and credit risk."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 980,000
US$ 79,743

(59/100) FACILITIES MANAGER


 Posted: 06 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "To maintain and look after the shopping Center."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 21,000
US$ 1,709

(58/100) MARKET RESEARCHER


 Posted: 06 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Market Research in the Retail industry."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 300,000
US$ 24,411

(57/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 05 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Project leader, technical lead."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 59,000
US$ 4,801

(56/100) SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Oil & Gas + Chemicals."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 2,085,331
US$ 169,684

(55/100) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Teach the subject sof civil."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 400,000
US$ 32,548

(54/100) BRANCH MANAGER


 Posted: 01 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Smooth operation of outlet. Run the workshop, staff control, liase eith clients, meeting targets, handling the budget, project sales, order fast moving stock."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 400,000
US$ 32,548

(53/100) CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER


 Posted: 01 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Finance department run, management and strategic."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 2,300,000
US$ 187,152

(52/100) BUTCHER SHOP OWNER


 Posted: 30 Aug 2018

   

Some College, 4-8 years: "Running a butchery."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 156,000
US$ 12,694

(51/100) BOOKKEEPER


 Posted: 30 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Bank Recon Pastel Cashbook VAT Forex Payments Stock Signoff PO Creditors Debtors."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 400,000
US$ 32,548

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(50/100) BI DEVELOPER


 Posted: 29 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Developing and maintaining canned operational financial reports."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 828,000
US$ 67,375

(49/100) PROJECT COORDINATOR


 Posted: 28 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Organising arts activities at a major South African university. Project administrative and student life coordination."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 175,000
US$ 14,240

(48/100) OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Occupational Health Safety Environment."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 980,000
US$ 79,743

(47/100) CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER


 Posted: 27 Aug 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Overall Tech leadership from software architecture to hardware design and engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 2,000,000
US$ 162,741

(46/100) OPERATIONS MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Manage teams in a condition monitoring specialist company."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 495,000
US$ 40,278

(45/100) SITE CO ORDINATOR


 Posted: 27 Aug 2018

      

High School, 16-20 years: "Stock administration, client service and warehouse admin."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 165,000
US$ 13,426

(44/100) SOCIAL MEDIA


 Posted: 27 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Marketing, social media, listing agent, online."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 200,000
US$ 16,274

(43/100) PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Managing Special Risk Fire Suppression & Detection Installation Projects throughout Africa (mostly mining industry), ensuring project remains on time, within quality, within budget and within Scope."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 456,000
US$ 37,105

(42/100) SANITATION AND PEST CONTROL MANAGER


 Posted: 24 Aug 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Managing all sanitary requirement at the facility, implementing procedures and ensuring compliance to food safety. Manage Pest control company."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 530,000
US$ 43,126

(41/100) CALL CENTRE MANAGER


 Posted: 24 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "I run an Appointments Making Call Centre."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 500,000
US$ 40,685

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(40/100) CREATE AIRLINE BOOKINGS


 Posted: 24 Aug 2018

      

High School, 8-12 years: "Making and amending of airline flight tickets."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 120,000
US$ 9,764

(39/100) INVESTMENT OFFICER


 Posted: 23 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Business Development."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 240,000
US$ 19,529

(38/100) ESG MANAGER


 Posted: 21 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Sustainability and esg risk of investment."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,618,200
US$ 131,673

(37/100) HR CONSULTANT


 Posted: 21 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Consult on all strategic HR activities."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,000,000
US$ 81,370

(36/100) SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Senior Software Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 700,000
US$ 56,959

(35/100) FINANCIAL ADVISOR


 Posted: 19 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Selling financial products."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 264,000
US$ 21,482

(34/100) GENERAL PRACTICE


 Posted: 18 Aug 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 16-20 years: "Family physician."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,000,000
US$ 81,370

(33/100) FINANCE AND BANK MANAGER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Manages team of 5 specialists in accounting, banking administration, Collective investments, offshore platform."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 763,000
US$ 62,086

(32/100) HEAD OF CREDIT


 Posted: 16 Aug 2018

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Managing a team of credit managers and ensuring quality credit assessments are performed."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,050,000
US$ 85,439

(31/100) COLLECTIONS


 Posted: 16 Aug 2018

   

Some College, 16-20 years: "Collection of default payments."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 60,000
US$ 4,882

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(30/100) SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 16 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 12-16 years: "Supervise employees."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 130,000
US$ 10,578

(29/100) ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT


 Posted: 16 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Reconcile and process cashbooks, handle, reconcile and process petty cash, editor of company newsletter, accounts payable, COD payments, foreign accounts payable."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 164,100
US$ 13,353

(28/100) GENERAL SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 15 Aug 2018

   

Some College, 20+ years: "Supervisor, maintenance, gaan."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 600,000
US$ 48,822

(27/100) SECURITY


 Posted: 15 Aug 2018

      

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Securoty and risk."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,500,000
US$ 122,055

(26/100) SYSTEM ANALYST


 Posted: 14 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Documentation, Analysis, Elicitation."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 200,000
US$ 16,274

(25/100) DIGITAL ACCOUNT MANAGER


 Posted: 14 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Agency Client Service. Liaison between creatives and corporate/client."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 228,000
US$ 18,552

(24/100) CLAIMS MANAGER


 Posted: 14 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Admin, Client Liaison, Supplier Liaison, Insurer Liaison."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 156,000
US$ 12,694

(23/100) BOOKKEEPER


 Posted: 13 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Bookkeeping to balance sheet."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 208,000
US$ 16,925

(22/100) LEGAL ADVISER


 Posted: 13 Aug 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Tax planning, structuring, advice in the financial industry."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 900,000
US$ 73,233

(21/100) DENTIST


 Posted: 12 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Dental Surgeon and part time lecturer."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,200,000
US$ 97,644

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(20/100) PLUMBING


 Posted: 09 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "All plumbing related work."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 20,000
US$ 1,627

(19/100) LOGISTICS SPECIALIST


 Posted: 08 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Manage logistics operations for manufacturing site."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 303,000
US$ 24,655

(18/100) SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST


 Posted: 08 Aug 2018

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "National director of Autism South Africa. Manage and coordinate national support services for families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder. Specialist Augmentative and Alternative Communication Speech Pathologist."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 546,000
US$ 44,428

(17/100) SYSTEM ADMIN


 Posted: 06 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Day to day support of computer networks, users and servers."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 360,000
US$ 29,293

(16/100) STOCKBROKER


 Posted: 06 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Stockbroker, trading, sales, financial planning, market analysis, offshore trading, investing, communication."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 133,333
US$ 10,849

(15/100) MARKETING MANAGER


 Posted: 05 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Sales and Marketing Manager for corrugated packaging on a national scale in South Africa."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,100,000
US$ 89,507

(14/100) SENIOR BUYER


 Posted: 05 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Procurement and sourcing project management."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 700,000
US$ 56,959

(13/100) OWNER AND TEACHER


 Posted: 04 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "I own and run my own nursery school and teach tqenty 3-6 yr olds."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 350,000
US$ 28,480

(12/100) CONVEYANCING SECRETARY


 Posted: 02 Aug 2018

      

High School, 20+ years: "Lodgment to Registration of bonds on the system • Drafting of legal letters, bond documentation, cancellations documentation, Deeds Office documentation • Client, Transferring & cancellation attorney liaison (telephonically, via emails, e.g. attending to signature of certain documents, updates/feedback on matters) • Filing / opening & closing of files • Process/debit fees on system • Correspondence with banks • Helping accounts department with reconciling the Business Trust bank account. • Deeds Office Lodgments, Preps & Registrations."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 180,000
US$ 14,647

(11/100) PROJECT OFFICER


 Posted: 02 Aug 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Manage African programs in clinical research."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,200,000
US$ 97,644

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(10/100) REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 01 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Primary health care. chronic disease management. Child vaccination. computer admin."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 288,000
US$ 23,435

(9/100) CONTRACT ADMINISTRATOR


 Posted: 31 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "• Works with cost control and maximising income across various projects, reporting accurately to assist management on performing corrective measures. • Accurately supplies budget reports and project notes to allow maximisation of profits. • Plans and manages costs to maximise profit for organisation, including adjusting payments for subcontractors and other hired labour staff. • Compiles and presents cost report, wastage report and post contract analytics, maintaining all records accurately and in organised manner. • Provides commercial oversight, manages tender process of N/S Subcontractors, Compile subcontract appointments, maximise opportunities and mitigate commercial risks, instil commercial awareness to team."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 450,000
US$ 36,617

(8/100) TEACHER


 Posted: 29 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Grade 4 Teacher Netball coach."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 400,000
US$ 32,548

(7/100) SECURITY TECHNICAL MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Jul 2018

      

Some College, 12-16 years: "Managing of all Technical queries, Quotes and Designing of Offsite CCTV wireless networks for Cameras in enclosed areas. Installations of CCTV and Alarm systems. Maintenance of certain IT related queries qith in the company like Repairing of Computers and developing of Software for specific needs Programming in C# Mainly."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 150,000
US$ 12,206

(6/100) FACTORY MANAGER


 Posted: 24 Jul 2018

      

High School, 12-16 years: "Factory management of process and people."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 390,000
US$ 31,734

(5/100) OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR


 Posted: 24 Jul 2018

      

Some College, 12-16 years: "Office Administrator."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 192,000
US$ 15,623

(4/100) MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT


 Posted: 24 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "General Management of operations within the business."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 1,400,000
US$ 113,918

(3/100) TEACHER


 Posted: 23 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Teaching grade 3. Sport, admin."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 260,000
US$ 21,156

(2/100) OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR


 Posted: 23 Jul 2018

   

Some College, 16-20 years: "Bookkeeping, debtors, creditors, cashier, telephonist, personal assistant."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 120,000
US$ 9,764

(1/100) SENIOR CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Jul 2018

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "CEO roads engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
ZAR 2,000,000
US$ 162,741

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  INFO   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.


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This salary report contains various tables and charts to represent how different careers, cities, education, experience, age, gender, etc. affect salaries.

  SURVEY BY LEVELS    SOUTH AFRICA

Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
N/A US$ 121,242 ZAR 1,490,000
01
105K US$ 105,400 ZAR 1,060,817
47
95K US$ 94,158 ZAR 985,332
69
85K US$ 84,841 ZAR 788,525
107
75K US$ 75,112 ZAR 746,898
132
65K US$ 65,313 ZAR 623,877
207
55K US$ 55,034 ZAR 528,791
228
45K US$ 44,903 ZAR 418,690
331
35K US$ 34,565 ZAR 321,649
430
25K US$ 24,967 ZAR 239,444
498
15K US$ 15,237 ZAR 143,126
496
8K US$ 7,865 ZAR 79,630
168
4K US$ 4,156 ZAR 44,202
32
2K US$ 1,968 ZAR 28,200
05
1K US$ 1,051 ZAR 14,300
04
Less US$ 568 ZAR 7,333
03

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  SURVEY BY GENDER    SOUTH AFRICA

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 53,287 ZAR 570,484 1,244
Female US$ 34,839 ZAR 371,245 755
N/A US$ 48,547 ZAR 353,115 973

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION    SOUTH AFRICA

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Doctorate Degree US$ 80,418 ZAR 796,847 62
Masters Degree US$ 69,670 ZAR 692,396 423
Bachelors Degree US$ 49,101 ZAR 465,958 1,349
Some College US$ 36,296 ZAR 334,401 776
High School US$ 30,719 ZAR 289,139 344
Bellow H. School US$ 22,350 ZAR 207,111 18

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE    SOUTH AFRICA

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 69,787 ZAR 729,080 415
16-20 Years US$ 67,688 ZAR 675,748 284
12-16 Years US$ 63,209 ZAR 613,850 327
8-12 Years US$ 51,230 ZAR 478,118 499
4-8 Years US$ 38,495 ZAR 347,963 577
2-4 Years US$ 29,681 ZAR 258,104 405
1-2 Years US$ 23,515 ZAR 204,271 210
0-1 Year US$ 24,472 ZAR 202,190 255

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  SURVEY BY AGES    SOUTH AFRICA

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
69-74 US$ 5,360 ZAR 85,799 01
63-68 US$ 72,805 ZAR 848,000 12
57-62 US$ 59,621 ZAR 654,559 39
51-56 US$ 68,206 ZAR 786,591 85
45-50 US$ 69,963 ZAR 742,228 220
39-44 US$ 60,355 ZAR 671,063 316
33-38 US$ 51,670 ZAR 552,746 412
27-32 US$ 35,211 ZAR 365,945 565
22-26 US$ 21,558 ZAR 213,855 317
16-21 US$ 34,730 ZAR 302,920 32
N/A US$ 48,547 ZAR 353,115 973

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  SURVEY BY FIELDS    SOUTH AFRICA

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Management & Business US$ 73,480 ZAR 711,323 408
2. Engineers & Technicians V US$ 67,123 ZAR 581,946 31
3. Properties & Real Estates US$ 59,908 ZAR 560,533 30
4. Health Care & Medical US$ 57,894 ZAR 592,906 54
5. Finance & Banking US$ 54,002 ZAR 501,626 211
6. Engineers & Technicians IV US$ 53,013 ZAR 496,975 27
7. IT & Telecommunication US$ 52,812 ZAR 502,565 280
8. Engineers & Technicians US$ 50,025 ZAR 474,722 209
9. Engineers & Technicians II US$ 49,330 ZAR 474,554 15
10. IT & Telecommunication II US$ 47,297 ZAR 430,520 131
11. Law US$ 45,796 ZAR 427,834 58
12. Marketing, Sales, Purchase US$ 44,740 ZAR 413,746 154
13. Insurance US$ 44,525 ZAR 441,401 56
14. Construction & Labor Workers US$ 41,631 ZAR 391,115 45
15. Human Resources US$ 40,392 ZAR 408,107 164
16. Logistics, Road, Railway US$ 39,663 ZAR 358,124 43
17. Health Care & Medical II US$ 39,132 ZAR 361,040 64
18. Salesmen & Saleswomen US$ 37,378 ZAR 369,485 40
19. Automobile US$ 35,696 ZAR 341,575 16
20. Manufacturing & Labor Workers US$ 35,441 ZAR 338,201 47
21. Accounting & Administration US$ 34,927 ZAR 342,313 372
22. Architect Constructions US$ 32,586 ZAR 338,486 33
23. Education & University US$ 32,126 ZAR 299,798 150
24. Organization & Coordination US$ 30,532 ZAR 282,418 38
25. Media US$ 30,128 ZAR 266,874 54
26. Making Design US$ 30,092 ZAR 278,310 29
27. Agriculture & Fishing US$ 28,467 ZAR 285,799 23
28. Hotels & Tourism US$ 27,318 ZAR 263,567 37
29. Customer Services US$ 25,193 ZAR 236,896 39
30. Restaurants, Inns, Pubs US$ 13,734 ZAR 133,033 15

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS    SOUTH AFRICA

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Director US$ 105,002 ZAR 1,002,584 74
2. General Manager US$ 95,250 ZAR 922,475 51
3. IT Manager US$ 78,697 ZAR 791,146 64
4. Chartered Accountant US$ 74,738 ZAR 807,668 56
5. Engineering Manager US$ 73,483 ZAR 730,663 23
6. Business Development Manager US$ 72,373 ZAR 781,260 25
7. IT Project Manager US$ 72,047 ZAR 680,206 32
8. Manager US$ 69,165 ZAR 679,121 55
9. Other Engineer Career US$ 67,513 ZAR 583,804 29
10. Finance Manager US$ 65,362 ZAR 604,752 34
11. Operations Manager US$ 61,006 ZAR 541,015 27
12. Marketing Manager US$ 60,409 ZAR 543,427 31
13. Project Manager US$ 58,321 ZAR 547,464 31
14. Mechanical Engineer US$ 55,817 ZAR 494,482 38
15. Human Resources Manager US$ 52,609 ZAR 543,447 61
16. Sales Manager US$ 51,488 ZAR 434,720 25
17. Engineer US$ 49,155 ZAR 468,748 41
18. Financial Analyst US$ 47,586 ZAR 479,258 21
19. Other Finance Career US$ 47,313 ZAR 430,279 45
20. Other IT Career US$ 43,039 ZAR 443,297 25
21. Software Developer US$ 42,131 ZAR 392,675 44
22. Other Human Resource Career US$ 41,901 ZAR 437,805 33
23. Other Management Career US$ 41,727 ZAR 455,062 31
24. Lawyer US$ 39,016 ZAR 389,692 26
25. Accountant US$ 31,488 ZAR 320,665 35
26. IT Coordinator US$ 29,336 ZAR 262,572 25
27. Other Administration Career US$ 28,868 ZAR 264,687 21
28. Lecturer US$ 26,317 ZAR 279,402 25
29. Human Resource Administrator US$ 17,702 ZAR 172,738 31
30. Trainee Accountant US$ 12,453 ZAR 128,246 25

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  SURVEY BY WORK    SOUTH AFRICA

Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 47,227 ZAR 444,609 2,655
Contract US$ 44,287 ZAR 449,160 191
Self Employed US$ 58,125 ZAR 653,265 89
Part Time US$ 21,854 ZAR 248,256 37

  SURVEY BY CITIES    SOUTH AFRICA

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Emfuleni US$ 77,263 ZAR 609,342 11
2. Johannesburg US$ 54,111 ZAR 517,400 1,353
3. Thulamela US$ 53,669 ZAR 593,333 03
4. Mangaung US$ 52,027 ZAR 475,779 21
5. Emalahleni US$ 50,384 ZAR 420,209 26
6. Tshwane US$ 44,722 ZAR 422,920 255
7. eThekwini US$ 43,310 ZAR 415,745 194
8. Cape Town US$ 42,532 ZAR 405,244 696
9. Polokwane US$ 42,137 ZAR 381,320 28
10. Rustenburg US$ 38,043 ZAR 416,207 17
11. Mbombela US$ 36,408 ZAR 355,842 19
12. Ekurhuleni US$ 36,217 ZAR 329,635 100
13. Nelson Mandela Bay Metro US$ 32,509 ZAR 310,911 74
14. Buffalo, South Africa US$ 32,468 ZAR 322,967 28
15. Msunduzi US$ 28,663 ZAR 281,525 22
16. Madibeng US$ 23,066 ZAR 255,000 02
17. Matlosana US$ 20,825 ZAR 189,616 06
18. Makhado US$ 14,989 ZAR 180,000 02

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  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    SOUTH AFRICA

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Switzerland Switzerland US$ 123,423 CHF 116,408 903
2. Australia Australia US$ 88,141 AU$ 97,173 2,629
3. Norway Norway US$ 87,157 NOK 640,410 807
4. United States United States US$ 80,434 US$ 80,434 18,233
5. Germany Germany US$ 77,286 EUR 61,895 1,749
6. United Kingdom United Kingdom US$ 73,682 GBP 49,004 3,716
7. France France US$ 71,790 EUR 57,998 889
8. Canada Canada US$ 70,681 CA$ 75,992 4,349
9. Finland Finland US$ 68,880 EUR 55,192 387
10. Italy Italy US$ 65,645 EUR 52,379 892
11. Mexico Mexico US$ 47,522 MXN 751,469 446
12. South Africa South Africa US$ 47,049 ZAR 448,706 2,972
13. Slovenia Slovenia US$ 44,121 EUR 34,746 229
14. Croatia Croatia US$ 31,757 HRK 193,008 350
15. Malaysia Malaysia US$ 29,128 MYR 100,661 5,350
16. India India US$ 20,238 INR 1,191,445 6,885

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