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The salary range of employees working in South Africa is, by default, in the range of 9,418.00 ZAR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 41,473.00 ZAR (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total monthly salary including bonuses. Salaries can vary significantly within individual job positions. If you are interested in salaries for a specific position, participate in the survey.

Gross monthly salary in South Africa is
20,000
30,000
40,000
 
10% 9,418 ZAR
90% 41,473 ZAR
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in South Africa into wage bands in ZAR.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in South Africa by age in ZAR.

10,000
20,000
30,000
40,000
50,000
<24
10,000
20,000
30,000
40,000
50,000
 
 
Average 15,520
median 13,690
10% 6,645
25% 9,457
75% 19,509
90% 26,592
25-34
10,000
20,000
30,000
40,000
50,000
 
 
Average 22,698
median 18,779
10% 7,093
25% 11,593
75% 29,295
90% 42,868
35-44
10,000
20,000
30,000
40,000
50,000
 
 
Average 26,584
median 21,325
10% 7,049
25% 12,467
75% 34,609
90% 52,159
45-54
10,000
20,000
30,000
40,000
50,000
 
 
Average 24,199
median 18,778
10% 5,500
25% 10,338
75% 31,738
90% 49,243
55+
10,000
20,000
30,000
40,000
50,000
 
 
Average 22,013
median 17,677
10% 5,872
25% 10,354
75% 28,651
90% 43,136

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in South Africa (ZAR).

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Men
25,236 ZAR
23,152 ZAR
Woman icon
Women
In general, in South Africa, men earn 9.0% more than women.

The newest profiles in the salary survey

List of recent respondents whose data are used in further salary survey calculations.

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HR Generalist
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
943 USD
Gross monthly salary
14,000 ZAR
Anually salary
11,316 USD
Anually salary
168,000 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-28 13:15:22
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Research Worker, Scientific Worker
Education, Science & Research
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,088 USD
Gross monthly salary
31,000 ZAR
Anually salary
25,056 USD
Anually salary
372,000 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-27 19:42:32
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Junior Architect
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
674 USD
Gross monthly salary
10,000 ZAR
Anually salary
8,088 USD
Anually salary
120,000 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-26 23:28:43
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Quantity Surveyor
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,266 USD
Gross monthly salary
18,800 ZAR
Anually salary
15,192 USD
Anually salary
225,600 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-24 18:45:22
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Project Coordinator
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,127 USD
Gross monthly salary
16,725 ZAR
Anually salary
13,524 USD
Anually salary
200,700 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-24 08:48:51
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Primary education
Gross monthly salary
668 USD
Gross monthly salary
9,923 ZAR
Anually salary
8,016 USD
Anually salary
119,076 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-23 18:40:11
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,449 USD
Gross monthly salary
21,514 ZAR
Anually salary
17,388 USD
Anually salary
258,168 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-22 16:15:17
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IT/Technical Support Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
2,330 USD
Gross monthly salary
34,588 ZAR
Anually salary
27,960 USD
Anually salary
415,056 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-21 21:56:21
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Welder
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
1,386 USD
Gross monthly salary
20,583 ZAR
Anually salary
16,632 USD
Anually salary
246,996 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-21 11:37:35
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Systems Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
4,041 USD
Gross monthly salary
60,000 ZAR
Anually salary
48,492 USD
Anually salary
720,000 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2021-07-20 23:40:02

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