Cadet Officer Salary In Botswana

A cadet is responsible for assisting police officers in their duties to keep the peace and order within society. Cadets undergo training programs covering police officer disciplines and law enforcement procedures.

Officer Cadet is a rank held by military cadets during their training to become commissioned officers.

A person working in Government and Defence in Botswana typically earns around 12,800 BWP per month. Salaries range from 6,810 BWP (lowest average) to 20,100 BWP (highest average, the actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries vary drastically between different Government and Defence careers. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Average Monthly Salary

10,300 BWP

( 123,000 BWP yearly)

The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

Salary RangeArmy Officer salaries in Botswana range from 4,730 BWP per month (minimum salary) to 16,300 BWP per month (maximum salary).

Median SalaryThe median salary is 11,100 BWP per month, which means that half (50%) of people working as Army Officer(s) are earning less than 11,100 BWP while the other half are earning more than 11,100 BWP. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

PercentilesClosely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of Army Officers (s) are earning less than 7,120 BWP while 75% of them are earning more than 7,120 BWP. Also from the diagram, 75% of Army Officers (s) are earning less than 14,800 BWP while 25% are earning more than 14,800 BWP.

Job TitleAverage Salary
Armed Forces Officer9,850 BWP
Army Officer10,300 BWP
Cartographer8,060 BWP
Customs Officer8,410 BWP
Defense Officer13,600 BWP
Electoral Project Coordinator15,400 BWP
Federal Government Worker10,200 BWP
Government Affairs Advisor18,700 BWP
Government Affairs Director20,300 BWP
Government Affairs Representative19,100 BWP
Government Officer16,400 BWP
Government Property Inspector16,700 BWP
Government Relations Associate17,500 BWP
International Cooperation Specialist20,500 BWP
Military Personnel14,000 BWP
Police Constable9,310 BWP
Public Affairs Specialist13,600 BWP
Public Information Officer8,840 BWP
Rifleman6,760 BWP
Soldier8,740 BWP
VAT Fraud Investigator11,500 BWP

How much is the D4 salary in Botswana?

SALARY: D4 (P165, 300 – P182, 496) per annum.

How much does a pilot earn in Botswana?

A frequently asked question in our How to become a Pilot in Botswana in 2021 Guide is: How much does an Airline Captain in Botswana make? The short answer is around US$2,000 (BWP 22,100) per month plus benefits

How much is the B4 scale in Botswana?

Earnings: The remuneration rate attached ranges from P27 456-P32 652 per annum (B4 Scale) at entry level. Rates may vary depending on employers.

What is BDF’s salary?

The adoption of the delinking exercise saw a BDF private with a certificate now earning as high as P9, 237 while a BDF private with a diploma can earn as high as P16, 326.

How much is the C4 salary scale in Botswana?

At this rate, the BDF junior officers (lance corporals, corporals, and warrant officers) now earn much higher than a police sergeant whose salary scale is pecked at C4 (P5,027-P6,005). A Sub Inspector at police, whose salary is pecked at C3 (P6,232-P7,448) also trails a BDF private in earnings.