Top 10 Highest Paid Professions in South Africa

1. Software Engineers

A graduate level degree and a wealth of professional experience in this line of work could earn you the top salary of R1,2 million per year.

2. Pilot

Qualified and experienced pilots in South Africa earn around R695,800 per year.

3. Lawyers

Starting salaries for qualified lawyers is between R643,440 and R655,00 per year. The more years of practice you have the higher the salary.