This is the average monthly salary in SA - which can double if you work in the electricity sector

2019-09-26 15:56

Electricity workers saw a large annual increase of 8.7%, and on average earned almost R44,000.

South African men get paid much more than women - here are the worst industries

2019-07-17 07:17

The report also found that 85.9% of listed South Africa companies are white.

Some government jobs saw above-average salary growth in recent years – but one industry paid more, faster

2019-07-16 12:24

A new working paper from the Reserve Bank suggests the private sector may be responsible for driving up salaries in the public sector – and shows which sectors have seen the fastest average growth in remuneration.

These are the average salaries offered to South African job hunters – including engineers, project managers, and accountants

2019-03-22 03:45

The Western Cape and Northern Cape now offer higher average salaries than Gauteng.

We want more money - KZN traditional leaders

2018-09-19 18:55

KwaZulu-Natal traditional leaders are not happy about the monthly "stipend" they receive from the government, saying that it's not enough for them to support their families.

These ultra-rich South African business people have seen a massive jump in their wealth – and one of them may surprise you

2018-08-03 08:03

The top 200 directors in SA collectively increased the value of their holdings by 63% since 2008 – in comparison the average South African adult’s wealth rose by only 29%.

Naspers: CEO Bob van Dijk’s total cash take for 2018 was R32m, not R1.6bn

2018-07-24 17:57

Naspers has denied that its CEO Bob van Dijk earned R1.6bn in the year ended 31 March 2018, saying that he has not cashed in vested share options.

Trump’s personal driver for 25 years sues for unpaid overtime

2018-07-10 06:01

Donald Trump’s personal driver for more than 25 years says the billionaire real estate developer didn’t pay him overtime and raised his salary only twice in 15 years.

Steinhoff may be claiming back executive bonuses worth R176 million from these three individuals

2018-05-10 17:09

Three executives could be on the hook: Markus Jooste, Ben la Grange, and Danie van der Merwe.

Standard Bank CEO Sim Tshabalala banked R48.5m pay in 2017

2018-05-04 06:06

Standard Bank’s CEO Sim Tshabalala banked a R48.5m pay cheque in 2017, the group's annual report shows.


Gordhan's private office gets R20m – here’s how it compares to his colleagues

2019-09-02 16:21

Staff in Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan's private office amounts earn salaries totaling R16.5m, according to the minister.

Here's how much more SA's top CEOs are earning per month

2019-07-16 13:58

CEOs of South Africa’s top companies earned a median of R5.4m in 2018, up from R5.2m in 2017, which represents R450 000 per month, a new trend report has found.

This is how much South African ambassadors are paid – after all their expenses are covered

2019-06-19 18:01

South African ambassadors get generous allowances and "hardship" travel perks on top of salaries that are among the highest in the civil service – with no top diplomat earning under R1 million per year.

Here's what 10 of the JSE's top 40 CEOs earned in 2018

2019-01-08 09:55

It's no secret that CEOs of some of the biggest companies listed on the local stock exchange are millionaires, some of which are lucky to be earning their salaries in dollars and even in pounds.

Naspers: We have heard investor concerns over transparency, salaries

2018-08-24 19:31

Naspers has vowed to be transparent about its executives' earnings, the AGM heard on Friday.

Headhunted black executives are offered 10% more than white peers in SA – but the premium is shrinking

2018-08-01 14:02

Women of both races, however, receive larger remuneration packages than men when poached.

When money no longer serves as a motivator

2018-07-12 10:24

Cash has proven to be a short-term booster for employees. There are less expensive ways to show appreciation.

A tenth of Alexkor's expenditure went to directors - Gordhan

2018-07-04 13:42

Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan has told Parliament that nearly 10% of Alexkor's R225m expenditure between 2012 and 2017 went towards paying directors.

Spur just won a R48 million tax battle – with implications for executive share schemes

2018-05-09 19:03

The money paid to a trust to put into a company to buy shares in the company the money came from.. is a business expense after all, the tax court ruled.

'We were maybe a little bit naive': Grindrod Bank has un-redacted its executive pay numbers

2018-04-26 16:25

Grindrod Bank says it was just trying to keep big banks from poaching its people.

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