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The salary range of employees working in South Africa is, by default, in the range of 12,863.00 ZAR (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 47,763.00 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 salary in South Africa is
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30K
40K
 
10% earn less 13K ZAR
10% earns more 48K ZAR
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in South Africa into salary brackets in ZAR.

Salaries by age group

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

<24
 
 
Average 19,637
median 17,784
10% 9,543
25% 12,894
75% 24,296
90% 31,985
25-34
 
 
Average 27,800
median 23,959
10% 10,642
25% 15,883
75% 35,340
90% 49,519
35-44
 
 
Average 31,019
median 26,050
10% 10,457
25% 16,507
75% 39,834
90% 57,408
45-54
 
 
Average 29,177
median 23,862
10% 8,586
25% 14,435
75% 37,788
90% 55,925
55+
 
 
Average 27,293
median 22,965
10% 9,288
25% 14,600
75% 35,026
90% 50,380

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
30,800 ZAR
27,247 ZAR
Woman icon
Women
In general, in South Africa, men earn 13.0% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

HungaryHungary

35,461 ZAR (gross)

Czech RepublicCzech Republic

42,560 ZAR (gross)

LithuaniaLithuania

36,005 ZAR (net)

PolandPoland

58,464 ZAR (gross)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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HR Business Partner
Human Resources
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,906 USD
Gross monthly salary
90,000 ZAR
Anually salary
58,872 USD
Anually salary
1,080,000 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-24 14:15:50
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
320 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,867 ZAR
Anually salary
3,840 USD
Anually salary
70,404 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-23 22:32:53
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Office Manager
Administration
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,635 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,000 ZAR
Anually salary
19,620 USD
Anually salary
360,000 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-23 17:55:22
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Quality Inspector
Production
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
545 USD
Gross monthly salary
10,000 ZAR
Anually salary
6,540 USD
Anually salary
120,000 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-21 19:52:13
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Quality Inspector
Car Industry
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
545 USD
Gross monthly salary
10,000 ZAR
Anually salary
6,540 USD
Anually salary
120,000 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-21 19:43:39
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Senior Graphic Designer
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,171 USD
Gross monthly salary
39,833 ZAR
Anually salary
26,052 USD
Anually salary
477,996 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-21 09:47:51
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Consultant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,062 USD
Gross monthly salary
37,833 ZAR
Anually salary
24,744 USD
Anually salary
453,996 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-20 23:39:06
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Finance Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,408 USD
Gross monthly salary
44,167 ZAR
Anually salary
28,896 USD
Anually salary
530,004 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-20 14:48:59
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,616 USD
Gross monthly salary
66,333 ZAR
Anually salary
43,392 USD
Anually salary
795,996 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-20 14:15:48
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Senior Sales Representative
Commerce
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
South Africa
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
872 USD
Gross monthly salary
16,000 ZAR
Anually salary
10,464 USD
Anually salary
192,000 ZAR
ClockPosted: 2024-05-19 11:36:36

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