Salary Field Technician

Our data for salaries for field technician has been updated the last time on 2021-10-29. On 2021-10-29 the average salary for a field technician was R 13 136. The data on Jobsking.com has been composed by data analysts from millions of vacancies combined with own data.

The highest measured yearly salaries for field technician are R 210 000 and the lowest are R 96 000. The most common salaries for field technician are between R 120 000 (25%) and R 210 000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of R 17 500 and a minimum of R 8 000 with the most common monthly salaries for field technician between R 10 000 and R 17 500 per month or R 57 and R 100 per hour.

 
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Highest salary for field technician in regions and cities

We see a large discrepancy in the salaries for field technician based on regions and cities. Below the salaries for field technician are compared:

Eastern Cape – average salary R 8 000

The top cities for field technician in Eastern Cape are:

  1. Kwazulu R 16 532 per month.
  2. East London R 8 403 per month.

Free State – average salary R 10 421

The top cities for field technician in Free State are:

  1. Welkom R 5 113 per month.
  2. Bloemfontein R 2 690 per month.

Gauteng – average salary R 14 687

The top cities for field technician in Gauteng are:

  1. Erasmuskloof R 30 611 per month.
  2. Pretoria West R 19 885 per month.
  3. Carletonville R 18 476 per month.
  4. Sunninghill R 15 831 per month.
  5. Pretoria R 13 136 per month.
  6. Linbro Park R 13 136 per month.
  7. Rivonia R 13 136 per month.
  8. Fourways R 13 136 per month.
  9. Centurion R 10 000 per month.

Kwazulu-Natal – average salary R 10 421

The top cities for field technician in Kwazulu-Natal are:

  1. Mpumalanga R 13 136 per month.
  2. Pinetown R 7 508 per month.
  3. Ballito R 7 508 per month.
  4. Umhlanga R 7 508 per month.
  5. Durban North R 5 540 per month.
  6. Pietermaritzburg R 5 095 per month.
  7. Durban R 4 613 per month.
  8. Phoenix R 4 374 per month.
  9. Hillcrest R 4 256 per month.

Limpopo – average salary R 9 000

The top cities for field technician in Limpopo are:

  1. Polokwane R 2 409 per month.

Mpumalanga – average salary R 10 421

The top cities for field technician in Mpumalanga are:

  1. Hazyview R 14 414 per month.
  2. Kruger National Park R 12 973 per month.
  3. Nelspruit R 4 445 per month.
  4. Middelburg R 4 388 per month.
  5. Witbank R 4 199 per month.

North West – average salary R 10 421

The top cities for field technician in North West are:

  1. Klerksdorp R 15 592 per month.
  2. Rustenburg R 12 363 per month.
  3. Brits R 8 304 per month.
  4. Potchefstroom R 5 001 per month.
  5. Mafikeng R 2 434 per month.

Northern Cape – average salary R 10 421

The top cities for field technician in Northern Cape are:

  1. Kimberley R 10 365 per month.

Western Cape – average salary R 10 000

The top cities for field technician in Western Cape are:

  1. Table View R 13 136 per month.
  2. Knysna R 13 136 per month.
  3. Cape Winelands R 12 964 per month.
  4. Helderberg R 12 842 per month.
  5. West Coast R 12 842 per month.
  6. Durbanville R 12 132 per month.
  7. Goodwood R 11 423 per month.
  8. Somerset West R 9 611 per month.
  9. Montague Gardens R 9 601 per month.

Salary field technician per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for field technician based on year salaries or per hour, then you can compare those in the following chart with the monthly salaries and broken down by region.

Region Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Hourly Salary
Eastern Cape R 96 000 R 8 000 R 46,15
Free State R 125 000 R 10 421 R 60,13
Gauteng R 176 000 R 14 687 R 84,74
KwaZulu-Natal R 125 000 R 10 421 R 60,13
Limpopo R 108 000 R 9 000 R 51,92
Mpumalanga R 125 000 R 10 421 R 60,13
North West R 125 000 R 10 421 R 60,13
Northern Cape R 125 000 R 10 421 R 60,13
Western Cape R 120 000 R 10 000 R 57,69

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IT Field Technician R 164 000 R 13 625 R 3 144 R 78,61
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Field Services Technician R 102 000 R 8 500 R 1 961 R 49,04
Field Network Technician R 108 000 R 9 000 R 2 076 R 51,92
Field Supervisor R 460 000 R 38 300 R 8 838 R 220,97
Field Sales Engineer R 190 000 R 15 833 R 3 653 R 91,35
Field Application Engineer R 240 000 R 20 000 R 4 615 R 115,38
Technician R 268 000 R 22 343 R 5 156 R 128,9
Engineering Technician R 424 000 R 35 299 R 8 145 R 203,65
Laboratory Technician R 104 000 R 8 666 R 2 000 R 50,0
Lab Technician R 160 000 R 13 330 R 3 076 R 76,91
IT Technician R 190 000 R 15 855 R 3 658 R 91,47
Process Technician R 348 000 R 28 958 R 6 682 R 167,07
Electrical Technician R 273 000 R 22 745 R 5 249 R 131,23
Senior Technician R 351 000 R 29 272 R 6 755 R 168,88
Senior IT Technician R 342 000 R 28 500 R 6 576 R 164,42
Master Technician R 249 000 R 20 750 R 4 788 R 119,71
Maintenance Technician R 194 000 R 16 128 R 3 721 R 93,05
Production Technician R 144 000 R 12 000 R 2 769 R 69,23
Technical Support Technician R 288 000 R 24 000 R 5 538 R 138,46
Field Sales Consultant R 113 000 R 9 456 R 2 182 R 54,56
Electronics Technician R 325 000 R 27 117 R 6 257 R 156,45
Support Technician R 240 000 R 20 000 R 4 615 R 115,38
Instrumentation Technician R 502 000 R 41 859 R 9 659 R 241,5
Service Technician R 316 000 R 26 324 R 6 074 R 151,87
Electrical Maintenance Technician R 630 000 R 52 500 R 12 115 R 302,88
Field Sales Manager R 247 000 R 20 584 R 4 750 R 118,75
Security Technician R 135 000 R 11 250 R 2 596 R 64,9
Automotive Technician R 343 000 R 28 571 R 6 593 R 164,84
Telecommunications Technician R 96 000 R 8 000 R 1 846 R 46,15
Field Sales Representative R 148 000 R 12 297 R 2 837 R 70,95
Automation Technician R 429 000 R 35 769 R 8 254 R 206,36
Manufacturing Maintenance Technician R 216 000 R 18 000 R 4 153 R 103,85
Electronic Technician R 314 000 R 26 175 R 6 040 R 151,01
Installation Technician R 135 000 R 11 212 R 2 587 R 64,69
Instrument Technician R 510 000 R 42 475 R 9 801 R 245,05
Vehicle Technician R 246 000 R 20 500 R 4 730 R 118,27
Dental Technician R 108 000 R 9 000 R 2 076 R 51,92
Repair Technician R 83 000 R 6 937 R 1 600 R 40,02
IT Support Technician R 182 000 R 15 197 R 3 507 R 87,68
Technical Assistant R 224 000 R 18 694 R 4 314 R 107,85
Field Merchandiser R 48 000 R 3 986 R 920 R 23,0
Solar Technician R 236 000 R 19 666 R 4 538 R 113,46