How Much Do Engineers Earn in Botswana

An engineer is a professional who is involved in inventing, designing, and maintaining a variety of machines, structures, and data systems. Engineers are also responsible for adhering to their employer’s specifications for budget and timeline. Engineers are experts in their fields, creating and innovating constantly.

Average Monthly Salary

9,910 BWP

( 119,000 BWP yearly)

A person working in Engineering in Botswana typically earns around 9,910 BWP per month. Salaries range from 3,150 BWP (lowest average) to 21,000 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 Engineering careers. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Acoustics Engineer10,100 BWP
Assembly Engineering Technician8,410 BWP
Assistant Chief Engineer11,300 BWP
Associate Engineer9,260 BWP
Autocad Operator6,840 BWP
Automation Engineer10,800 BWP
Avionic System Support Engineer9,980 BWP
Biochemical Engineer10,000 BWP
BMS Engineer10,200 BWP
Bridge and Lock Tender5,680 BWP
Broadcast Engineer10,200 BWP
CAD Design Engineer11,200 BWP
CAD Designer6,330 BWP
CAE Engineer10,100 BWP
Ceramics Engineer9,550 BWP
Civil Engineer11,100 BWP
Commissioning Engineer9,800 BWP
Communications Engineer11,500 BWP
Condition Monitoring Engineer8,770 BWP
Contract Associate Engineer10,200 BWP
Control Systems Engineer10,600 BWP
Controls Engineer10,400 BWP
Controls Software Engineer8,860 BWP
Corrosion Engineer9,980 BWP
Design Engineer11,300 BWP
Drafter6,680 BWP
Drafting Manager12,600 BWP
Drilling Engineer10,000 BWP
Electrical Draughtsman5,200 BWP
Electrical Engineer11,600 BWP
Electrical Engineering Manager15,600 BWP
Electromechanical Engineering Technologist11,700 BWP
Electromechanical Equipment Assembler5,310 BWP
Energy Engineer10,900 BWP
Engine Assembler4,840 BWP
Engineer10,700 BWP
Engineering Account Manager12,100 BWP
Engineering Chief Designer12,500 BWP
Engineering Consultant14,000 BWP
Engineering Key Account Manager14,700 BWP
Engineering Lab Technician10,100 BWP
Engineering Planning Manager15,200 BWP
Engineering Production Manager18,900 BWP
Engineering Project Analyst12,200 BWP
Engineering Project Coordinator12,300 BWP
Engineering Project Director21,000 BWP
Engineering Project Manager14,100 BWP
Engineering Research and Development Manager17,300 BWP
Engineering Safety Coordinator8,170 BWP
Engineering Sales Manager13,700 BWP
Engineering Technician7,840 BWP
Engineering Technologist8,100 BWP
Environmental Engineer10,200 BWP
Equipment Engineer9,780 BWP
Equipment Engineering Manager14,500 BWP
Estimator8,840 BWP
Fabrication Specialist7,400 BWP
Fabricator4,890 BWP
Facade Engineer10,000 BWP
Fiber Analyst6,210 BWP
Field Engineer10,700 BWP
Field Engineering Manager17,800 BWP
Fire Engineer10,300 BWP
Fitter and Turner3,390 BWP
Forestry Strategic Planner12,400 BWP
Generation Engineer11,100 BWP
Genetic Engineer11,100 BWP
Geological Engineer10,400 BWP
Geotechnical Engineer11,500 BWP
Heavy Equipment Mechanic5,530 BWP
Highway Engineer10,100 BWP
HSE Professional9,370 BWP
HVAC Engineer11,100 BWP
HVAC Supervisor9,980 BWP
Industrial Engineer10,300 BWP
Industrial Engineering Technologist10,500 BWP
Instrument Engineer9,930 BWP
Instrumentation and Control Engineer9,930 BWP
Instrumentation Engineer10,800 BWP
Instrumentation Manager10,500 BWP
Irrigation Engineer10,700 BWP
Licensed Aircraft Engineer11,000 BWP
Locomotive Engineer10,300 BWP
Maintenance Engineer9,580 BWP
Maintenance Fitter3,640 BWP
Maintenance Manager10,100 BWP
Manufacturing Engineer10,100 BWP
Marine Engineer10,900 BWP
Materials Engineer9,840 BWP
Materials Researcher9,690 BWP
Materials Technician7,450 BWP
Mechanical and Electrical Engineer11,300 BWP
Mechanical Design Engineer11,600 BWP
Mechanical Designer8,730 BWP
Mechanical Engineer11,000 BWP
Mechanical Engineering Manager14,900 BWP
Mechanical Inspector10,300 BWP
Mechatronics Engineer11,700 BWP
Mining Engineer10,000 BWP
Oil and Petrochemical Engineer11,100 BWP
Optical Engineer9,800 BWP
Optical Instrument Assembler5,260 BWP
PCB Assembler3,800 BWP
Photonics Engineer11,500 BWP
Photonics Technician9,600 BWP
Pipeline Engineer10,000 BWP
Piping Designer5,520 BWP
Piping Engineer9,590 BWP
Planning Engineer10,900 BWP
Pressure Vessel Inspector5,170 BWP
Principal Cost Engineer11,000 BWP
Principal Engineer10,200 BWP
Principal Support Engineer10,500 BWP
Process Engineer10,300 BWP
Process Operator6,320 BWP
Product Development Engineer11,200 BWP
Product Development Technician7,880 BWP
Product Engineer11,500 BWP
Product Safety Engineer9,580 BWP
Production Engineer10,700 BWP
Project Engineer10,900 BWP
Proposal Manager13,500 BWP
Purchasing Engineer9,440 BWP
Quality Assurance Engineer10,500 BWP
Rail Engineer10,900 BWP
Robotics Engineer12,500 BWP
Robotics Technician8,440 BWP
Safety Engineer10,100 BWP
Safety Inspector7,840 BWP
Safety Manager12,200 BWP
Safety Officer5,260 BWP
Sales Engineer11,200 BWP
Scheduling Engineer10,000 BWP
Service Engineer11,400 BWP
Solar Engineer10,900 BWP
Staff Engineer10,100 BWP
Static Equipment Engineer10,000 BWP
Stationary Engineer9,310 BWP
Stress Engineer9,450 BWP
Structural Analysis Engineer10,300 BWP
Structural Designer8,940 BWP
Structural Engineer10,500 BWP
Structural Technician7,100 BWP
Supply Chain Specialist10,700 BWP
Surveyor7,930 BWP
Technical Affairs Officer5,350 BWP
Technical Assistant5,260 BWP
Technical Engineer9,240 BWP
Technical Support Engineer8,770 BWP
Tender Engineer9,030 BWP
Test Development Engineer10,700 BWP
Transportation Engineer9,860 BWP
Validation Engineer9,870 BWP
Verification Engineer9,980 BWP
Wastewater Engineer10,300 BWP
Wind Energy Engineer10,600 BWP
Wind Energy Operations Manager14,300 BWP
Work Planner7,130 BWP

How many engineers are in Botswana?

With the expansion of mining and of the telecommunications sector, there has also been a strong demand for both mechanical and electrical engineers: it is estimated that there are now some 2000 professionally qualified engineers working in Botswana.

What is the highest salary in engineering per month?

Data Scientist Engineer Salary: The average Data Scientist salary in India is Rs. 860454 per annum. Data Science is the highest-paid engineering field.

How much do chemical engineers earn in Botswana?

The gross salary range for people working in Botswana in Chemical Industry is typically from 3,222.00 BWP (minimum salary) to 7,181.00 BWP (highest average, the actual maximum salary is higher).

How much do geologists make in Botswana?

Geologist – Salary P50000 per month.