Average Salary For University Lecturers In South Africa

A lecturer refers to a post-secondary teacher who teaches in a college or university. They can teach both undergraduate and post-graduate students. Unlike professors, they do not need a Master’s or Ph.

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Universities hire lecturers based on their careers, which they continue to pursue despite teaching in a university.

University Lecturer Salary In South Africa

The average lecturer’s salary in South Africa is R 4 584 426 per year or R 2 351 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 324 000 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 8 400 000 per year.

How much do UCT lecturers get paid?

Cost of employment (COE) ranges and costing information for permanent academic staff

PERMANENT STAFF2020 INCREASE2021 SAP
Lecturer6.9%765,575
Senior Lecturer6.3%921,012
Associate Professor6.3%1,105,604
Professor5.8%1,348,905

How much do UJ lectures earn?

An early career Lecturer / Speaker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R603,944 based on 7 salaries.

A mid-career Lecturer / Speaker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R597,805 based on 7 salaries.

How much does a junior lecturer earn in South Africa?

The average junior lecturer’s salary in South Africa is R 4 430 124 per year or R 2 272 per hour.

Entry-level positions start at R 191 850 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 6 468 348 per year.

How many years does it take to become a lecturer?

It typically takes 7-9 years to become a lecturer, not including any time you spend building experience.

It often takes 3-4 years to complete a bachelor’s degree program, 1-2 years to complete a master’s degree program, and three years to earn your Ph.

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