Average Salary For Radiologist In South Africa

Radiologists are specialist medical doctors trained to interpret x-rays and other medical imaging tests. They diagnose and carry out treatments using ultrasound, x-rays, CT scans, MRIs, and other imaging technology. A radiologist interprets the findings of your imaging to assist in making a diagnosis.


Below are salaries earned by a Radiologist In South Africa

Radiologist Average Salary

The average salary for a Radiologist in SA is R 988 400 gross per year (R 82 370 gross per month), which is 250% higher than South Africa’s national average salary.
Salary Range: a Radiologist can expect an average starting salary of R 624 400. The highest salaries can exceed R 2 079 000.

Radiologist Salary Range – South Africa

R 624 400

Average salary
R 988 400

R 2 079 000

R 1 431 000

Among Radiologists in South Africa, Radiologist Assistants tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced medical specialists like Cardiovascular Radiologists enjoy the highest salaries

Radiologist – Pay by Experience Level

In South Africa, an Entry Level Radiologist with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average compensation of R 60 000 gross per month.

An intermediate-level Radiologist with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of R 80 000, while a Senior Radiologist with 10-20 years of experience makes on average R 119 000. Radiologists with more than 20 years of experience may earn more than R 150 000 monthly.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Radiologist in SA

Late Career▲ +82%
Senior▲ +44%
Average SalaryR 82 370/month
Intermediate Level▼ -3%
Entry Level▼ -27%

How much money do radiologists make in South Africa?

R364,844 (ZAR)/yr.

How much do junior doctors earn in South Africa?

The average medical doctor’s salary in South Africa is R 540 000 per year or R 277 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 450 000 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 1 335 002 per year.

How much does a surgeon Doctor earn in South Africa?

Salary Recap

The average pay for a General Surgeon is ZAR 2,442,354 a year and ZAR 1,174 an hour in South Africa. The average salary range for a General Surgeon is between ZAR 1,603,867 and ZAR 3,400,700. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a General Surgeon.

How much do intern doctors get paid in South Africa?

The average intern salary in South Africa is R 291 822 per year or R 150 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 156 000 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 1 440 000 per year.