When in Varsity we not always sure what to study,we always told about having a passion for the career you want to pursue,however money is a contributing factor when it comes to choosing a career that will be best for an individual. Listed are top 5 best paying jobs in South Africa,let's have a look at them. 1) Lawyers Lawyers are always in demand from individuals to organisation's as people are and always need some sort of legal help. Lawyers can get up to R655 000, however the more practice, the more chances of getting a higher salary. 2)Computer and Information Systems managers Technology is taking over and this means more and more IT professionals are needed and all you need is just a qualification in Science. When working in this field R587 230 on per year. 3)Air traffic Controller This a stressful jobs that requires concentration for airway to be kept safe. They responsible for landing and responsible if anything goes wrong. On average they can expect to get R583 450 4)Petroleum Engineers This job requires for an employee to be willing to travel to rural areas as this is where oil is mostly found.It is an industry that is constantly changing,with new opportunities when new oil resources are discovered. Theres a lot of hard work and dedication involved however you can expect to earn R572 600 per years 5)Actuary This work involved evaluating the financial impact of risk and the uncertainty of a business corporation.Employees need to predict what impacts certain events will have on business,however if the predictions are wrong they cost the business a lot of money.As stressful as this job might be,on average you can expect to get R598 055 per year. Now you know which careers you need to follow especially if you want to earn a lot of money.