Average Salary For Artisans In South Africa

An artisan is a skilled craft worker who makes or creates material objects partly or entirely by hand.

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Below are salaried earned by Artisan In South Africa

Find out what the average Artisan salary is

The average artisan salary in South Africa is R 312 000 per year or R 160 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 212 400 per year while most experienced workers make up to R 3 570 890 per year.

How do you qualify to be an artisan in South Africa?

In order to become a qualified artisan and receive national recognition, learners must pass the trade test. This assessment can be completed at a National Trade Test center that is accredited by the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations. Check out these training colleges and start your artisan journey today.

What is the difference between an artisan and an engineer?

Engineers research, design, test, and build everything from machinery to electrical devices. Technicians often help engineers with the research and testing of new products or upgrades to old systems. Artisans are craftspeople who might work with one of a variety of mediums, such as wood, metals, or glass

How do I become an artisan in South Africa?

5 Ways to Become an artisan

Attend a TVET College.

Attend a private college.

Apply to be part of a Learnership.

Become an Apprentice.

Apply for recognition of prior learning (RPL)

How many artisans are needed in South Africa?

Furthermore, 76% of participants indicated the need to search internationally for these skills. Jacobs points out that already by 2017 the SA government indicated that South Africa has a shortfall of about 40 000 qualified artisans.

What is the minimum wage for artisans in South Africa?

This data is based on 6 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Is Artisan in demand in South Africa?

The demand for skilled artisans such as carpenters, toolmakers, fitters, joiners, or mechanics has grown in South Africa, despite the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, says Arjun Khosla, co-founder of Kandua an online marketplace for home services.

How much do artisans earn per month in South Africa?

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The average salary for a Process Artisan is ZAR 21,452 per month in South Africa, which is 347% higher than the average Sasol salary of ZAR 4,795 per month for this job.

How many artisans are needed in South Africa?

According to the NDP (National Development Plan), for South Africa to stop poverty, reduce inequality and ensure that all citizens have better working and living conditions by 2030, we need to produce over 30 000 qualified artisans a year to meet labor demands.

How much does an electrical artisan earn in South Africa?

Find out what the average Electrician salary is

The average electrician salary in South Africa is R 318 720 per year or R 163 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 228 000 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 3 852 700 per year.

What is needed to become an artisan in South Africa?

Requirements of becoming an artisan are a minimum of 40% in Mathematics(excluding mathematical literacy) at Grade 09 level or National Certificate (Vocational) Level 02; and in the case of civil, mechanical, and electrical categories of trades a minimum of 40% in the relevant N02 trade theory or the relevant vocational.

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