Average Salary For General Worker In South Africa

A general worker means an employee employed to do general work including cleaning, carrying, loading, or unloading vehicles, making any beverages, assisting on delivery vehicles, and delivery of letters or messages.


General Worker Salary In South Africa

The average general worker’s salary in South Africa is R 186 000 per year or R 95.38 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 157 800 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 315 000 per year.

How much do general assistants earn in South Africa?

The average general assistant salary in South Africa is R 240 000 per year or R 123 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 180 000 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 1 328 936 per year.

What are the duties of a general worker?

Clean up worksites from hazardous or obsolete material.

Assist welders, carpenters, painters, or other tradespeople on-site.

Handle and transport materials (e.g. cement) and equipment (e.g. drills and grinders)

Use power tools and machinery (e.g. forklifts) when needed.

What do General Workers do in hospitals?

Coordinate with Production Manager and perform all general duties as required by same. Handle all emergency and difficult situations efficiently and investigate all issues to provide resolution for the same.

Perform all work according to work orders and load and unload materials as per requirement.

What are general worker skills?

Good practical skills and dexterity.

Physical fitness and stamina.

Effective communication.

Attention to detail.

The ability to operate construction equipment.

Being able to follow instructions.

Time management and focus on quality.

What makes a good general worker?

Proven communication skills both Written and Verbal (English& French); • Ability to follow instructions and work independently; • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a solid team environment; • Ability to establish effective working relationships with employees and supervisors; • Ability to work