J je$$ie_jame$ Expert Member Apr 18, 2019 #3,141 Joined Jul 8, 2014 Messages 1,152 Apr 18, 2019 #3,141 Jchan11hk said: It is average to be around R100k CTC pm for a mechanical engineer who specializes in its field and either got Pr. Eng. or GCC. It can be done, but normally you will have your own set of problems and will most likely not living in the big cities. Click to expand... Yes on the mines. They get big bucks for mining in Africa.