Administrative Assistant Salary (South Africa)

The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is R81,349 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Administrative Assistant Total Pay (?
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R42,484 - R156,236
(Median)
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MEDIAN: R81,349
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Administrative Assistant Total Pay (?
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R17.65 - R111.50
(Median)
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MEDIAN: R39.00
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National Salary Data

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R0R60KR120KR180K
Salary
R42,484 - R156,236  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R13,263  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R94,687  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R42,739 - R166,538  
PayScale
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 647
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R50R100R150
Hourly Rate
R17.65 - R111.50  
   
Overtime
R0.00 - R80.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R100KR200KR300K
Bonus
R0.00 - R13,263  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R94,687  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
R42,739 - R166,538  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 647
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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Centurion
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National Average
R83,000
Pietermaritzburg
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Bloemfontein
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Administrative Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as an Administrative Assistant?
Administrative Assistant in Durban:
"It Is Challenging But Exciting."
Pros: I learn how to do everyone's job and I can bridge into any department. I am always the first to be called for exciting events, new tasks and projects and work closely with the director.
Cons: Sometimes not having a focused task in the organisation makes one vulnerable to abuse.

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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
R83,000

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Office
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Office Administration
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Data Entry
0%
National Average
R83,000
Administration
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Filing
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Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 130 votes.

Gender

Female
89%
female alumni
 
Male
11%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 30% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 2% employee benefits None: 70%
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