Wages in South Africa
The South African economy recorded average wage growth of 5.4% in the decade to 2022, in contrast, wage growth in 2022 was 3.8%.
South Africa Wages Chart
South Africa Wages Data
|Wages (ann. var. %)
How should you choose a forecaster if some are too optimistic while others are too pessimistic? FocusEconomics collects South African wages projections for the next ten years from a panel of 4 analysts at the leading national, regional and global forecast institutions. These projections are then validated by our in-house team of economists and data analysts and averaged to provide one Consensus Forecast you can rely on for each indicator. By averaging all forecasts, upside and downside forecasting errors tend to cancel each other out, leading to the most reliable wages forecast available for South African wages.
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