7. Management Consultant
Depending on your level of expertise and the company involved, a management consultant could earn between R392,000 and R672,000 per annum.
Dealing with the financial impact of risk and uncertainty, an Actuary can expect to earn R598,055 per annum. If you’re tasked with examining the potential risk of an uncertain event to happen – such as an earthquake, hurricane or other natural disasters – you’ll need a math degree and a strong background in asset management, liability management, business knowledge and analytical skills, as well as a deep understanding of human behaviour.
9. Air Traffic Controller
Air traffic controllers can expect to earn around R583,450 per year. Airport controllers can be found coordinating the movement of air traffic to over 130 airports around the country (this includes military and private).
10. Chartered Accountant
The average pay of a Chartered Accountant is R434,191 per year. The career is certainly not for everyone and generally takes at least four years of academic study and another three years of practical training.