50 degrees with the highest salaries in South Africa

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When enrolling for a degree course in South Africa, go for the highest paying one. Below we have listed some of the degrees with highest salaries in South Africa, some paying more than R2 million per year.

  1. Radiation Oncologist – R 2, 260, 000 per year
  2. Neurosurgeon – R1, 850, 000 per year
  3. Orthopaedic Surgeon – R1, 780, 000 per year
  4. Otorhinolaryngology’s – R1, 700, 000 per year
  5. Plastic and reconstructive Surgeon – R1, 660, 000 per year
  6. General Surgeons – R1, 600, 000 per year
  7. Cardiologists – R1, 510,000 per year
  8. Anaesthesiologist – R1, 400, 000 per year
  9. Urologist – R1, 300, 000 per year
  10. Internal Medicine Specialist – R1, 270,000 per year
  11. Chartered Accountant – R1, 250, 000 per year
  12. Dermatologist – R1, 200, 000 per year
  13. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) –R1, 185, 000 per year
  14. Chief Financial Officer (CFO) – R 1,160,000 per year
  15. Financial Director – R1, 140, 000 per year
  16. Gynaecologist/ Obstetrics –R1, 120, 000 per year
  17. Psychiatrist –R1, 100, 000 per year
  18. Corporate Lawyer – R870, 000 per year
  19. Aviation Pilots – R820, 000 per year
  20. Financial Manager – R740, 000 per year
  21. Actuarial Scientist –R720, 000 per year
  22. Management Consultant – R650, 000 per year
  23. IT Managers – R645, 000 per year
  24. Software Engineer – R610, 000 per year
  25. Pharmacist – R518, 000 per year
  26. Architect – R490, 000 per year
  27. Petroleum Engineer – R490, 000 per year
  28. Biomedical Engineers –R407, 000 per year
  29. Industrial Engineer – R390, 000 per year
  30. Air Traffic Controller – R432, 000 per year
  31. Human Resource – R500, 000 a year
  32. Executive Director – R900, 000 a year
  33. Sales Manager – R155, 000 per year.
  34. Pilot – R690, 000 per year
  35. Cyber Security Engineer – R503, 000 per year
  36. Data Scientists – R524, 734 per year
  37. Health and Safety Manager – R 459, 200 a year
  38. Business Consultant – R804, 000 per year
  39. Hospital Administrator – R 136, 824 per year
  40. Civil Engineering – R547, 133 per year
  41. Mechanical Engineering – R540, 004 per year
  42. Web Developer – R480, 000 per year
  43. Project Managers – R600, 000 per year
  44. Business Administration – R264, 000 per year
  45. Agricultural Engineer – R325, 855 per year
  46. Health and safety manager – R122, 889 per year
  47. Accountants – R419, 786 per year
  48. Data Analysts – R691, 781 per year
  49. Marketing Managers – R480, 000 per year
  50. Electrical Engineering – R575, 875 per year