Discussing or revealing one’s salary is almost taboo in South Africa. However, the list of the highest-paying jobs has been revealed and we discuss them here.
Having insight into the levels of remuneration of the various sectors can be very useful knowledge.
It may influence young students who are choosing their tertiary fields of study or be a factor for people who are considering a career path switch.
Briefly.co.za therefore analyses some of the top jobs (financially speaking) in South Africa.
MyBroadband reported on Career Junction’s list of the best-paying jobs in South Africa.
The figures are as a realistic as possible as it was based on salary offerings made via the career portal.
Various sectors were included in the findings, such as finance, IT, engineering, medical and construction.
The table indicates the salary range for employees falling within the junior to intermediate scale as well as the range for seniors.
Certain sectors may feature more than 1 position, which is an indication that those offer numerous jobs that are well remunerated.
As always, the engineering sector featured prominently but the finance and IT sectors command excellent salaries as well.
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