Scientist Salaries in Johannesburg, Gauteng

Salary estimated from 6 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: 29 April 2020
Average in Johannesburg, Gauteng
R 52 988 per month
67% Above national average
  • Most Reported
R 13 000
R 118 000
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How much does a Scientist make in Johannesburg, Gauteng?

The average salary for a Scientist is R 52 988 per month in Johannesburg, Gauteng, which is 67% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 6 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Scientist is 2-4 years.
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Scientist salaries by company in Johannesburg, Gauteng
CompanyAverage salary
R 488 975 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
R 367 625 per year