Salary Network Engineer

Our data for salaries for network engineer has been updated the last time on 2021-10-29. On 2021-10-29 the average salary for a network engineer was R 40 371. 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 network engineer are R 683 000 and the lowest are R 60 000. The most common salaries for network engineer are between R 390 000 (25%) and R 660 000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of R 56 954 and a minimum of R 5 000 with the most common monthly salaries for network engineer between R 32 500 and R 55 000 per month or R 187 and R 317 per hour.

 
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Highest salary for network engineer in regions and cities

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

Eastern Cape – average salary R 45 319

The top cities for network engineer in Eastern Cape are:

  1. Kwazulu R 50 807 per month.
  2. East London R 25 825 per month.
  3. Port Elizabeth R 3 403 per month.

Free State – average salary R 45 319

The top cities for network engineer in Free State are:

  1. Welkom R 15 716 per month.
  2. Bloemfontein R 8 268 per month.

Gauteng – average salary R 39 384

The top cities for network engineer in Gauteng are:

  1. Erasmuskloof R 94 077 per month.
  2. Pretoria West R 61 114 per month.
  3. Carletonville R 56 782 per month.
  4. Sunninghill R 48 655 per month.
  5. Pretoria R 40 371 per month.
  6. Nigel R 32 500 per month.
  7. Centurion R 20 000 per month.
  8. Johannesburg R 5 000 per month.

Kwazulu-Natal – average salary R 46 481

The top cities for network engineer in Kwazulu-Natal are:

  1. Durban R 45 000 per month.
  2. Mpumalanga R 40 371 per month.
  3. Pinetown R 23 076 per month.
  4. Ballito R 23 076 per month.
  5. Umhlanga R 23 076 per month.
  6. Durban North R 17 028 per month.
  7. Phoenix R 13 443 per month.
  8. Hillcrest R 13 080 per month.

Limpopo – average salary R 45 319

The top cities for network engineer in Limpopo are:

  1. Polokwane R 7 404 per month.

Mpumalanga – average salary R 56 954

The top cities for network engineer in Mpumalanga are:

  1. Hazyview R 44 299 per month.
  2. Kruger National Park R 39 870 per month.
  3. Nelspruit R 13 661 per month.
  4. Witbank R 12 906 per month.

North West – average salary R 45 319

The top cities for network engineer in North West are:

  1. Klerksdorp R 47 920 per month.
  2. Rustenburg R 37 997 per month.
  3. Brits R 25 522 per month.
  4. Potchefstroom R 15 369 per month.
  5. Mafikeng R 7 480 per month.

Northern Cape – average salary R 56 954

The top cities for network engineer in Northern Cape are:

  1. Kimberley R 31 857 per month.

Western Cape – average salary R 26 820

The top cities for network engineer in Western Cape are:

  1. Table View R 40 371 per month.
  2. Knysna R 40 371 per month.
  3. Cape Winelands R 39 842 per month.
  4. Helderberg R 39 467 per month.
  5. West Coast R 39 467 per month.
  6. Durbanville R 37 286 per month.
  7. Goodwood R 35 106 per month.
  8. Montague Gardens R 29 507 per month.
  9. Somerset West R 14 000 per month.

Salary network engineer per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for network engineer 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 544 000 R 45 319 R 261,46
Free State R 544 000 R 45 319 R 261,46
Gauteng R 473 000 R 39 384 R 227,22
KwaZulu-Natal R 558 000 R 46 481 R 268,16
Limpopo R 544 000 R 45 319 R 261,46
Mpumalanga R 683 000 R 56 954 R 328,59
North West R 544 000 R 45 319 R 261,46
Northern Cape R 683 000 R 56 954 R 328,59
Western Cape R 322 000 R 26 820 R 154,73

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Job Title Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Salary Hourly Salary
Network Support Engineer R 330 000 R 27 500 R 6 346 R 158,65
Network Operations Engineer R 262 000 R 21 833 R 5 038 R 125,96
Senior Network Engineer R 784 000 R 65 301 R 15 069 R 376,74