This SAMED salary survey – published annually – is specific to remuneration benchmarks and salary trends within the South African Medical Technology industry. The salary survey has been published for over 17 years in partnership with PECS and has become accepted as the most authoritative remuneration reference work available to the South African Medical Technology market.

The salary survey is subsidised by SAMED for the benefit of SAMED members only.

The survey covers approximately 78 positions (across all regions of South Africa) from Junior to Executive positions. Results can be purchased on a national basis for your company.

Market benchmark salary tables are reported in market quartiles incorporating Basic Salary, Guaranteed Package (inclusive of Benefits paid) and Total Cost of Employment.

Current and projected salary trends (inclusive of projected increases up to September 2019) together with commentaries pertaining to the South African Medical Technology Industry, are included as follows:

  • Basic salary, guaranteed pay, fringe benefits and annual cost of employment data Human Resources policies and practices
  • Salary trends
  • Salary projections for the next 12 months

Versions available:

Web / Online


Annually in October

Salary tables contain pay and benefit details analysed into pay ranges showing percentiles, as well as averages. The survey includes regional and industry sectors salary data, comparative ratio and employment equity profiles.

The survey is available in an online Web version and offers an abundance of functionality.

Confidentiality Clause

P E Corporate Services SA (Pty) Ltd commits to the following policy on confidentiality relating to all information provided by survey participants.

Information will only be used to publish results in a format that will not compromise the confidentiality of any individual source.

Information is held in the strictest of confidence and will not be disclosed to any other participant company and/or third party, including the media; however P E Corporate Services reserves the right to comment on general market trend.

Information is only made available to staff within our organisation who are directly involved in the production of this survey.

Each participant to our surveys is allocated a code number to ensure maximum protection of client information.

This undertaking on confidentiality does not apply to information in the public domain, e.g. information disclosed in annual reports of companies.

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PECS wish you a wonderful festive season and prosperous 2019.
Please note our offices will be closed from 24th December 2018 until 3rd January 2019.