An Administrative Officer earns an average salary of R150,933 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Financial Reporting, Oral / Verbal Communication, and Office Management.

R69,691 - R256,128
R70K
R160K
R260K
MEDIAN: R159,602
10%
50%
90%
R39.01 - R78.28
R57
MEDIAN: R57.39
50%
R0R258K
Salary R69,691 - R256,128
Bonus R3,945 - R29,187
Profit Sharing R12,500
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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R70,125 - R258,562
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 290
Hourly Data R0R1K
Hourly Rate R57.39
Overtime R3.06 - R1,468
Annual Data R0R258K
Bonus R3,945 - R29,187
Profit Sharing R12,500
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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R70,125 - R258,562
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Officer

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R138,000 based on 200 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R165,000 based on 111 salaries. An experienced Administrative Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R194,000 based on 59 salaries. An Administrative Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R231,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R160,909

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Administrative Officer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Administrative Officer?

Administrative Officer in Midrand, Johannesburg:
"Expeditious, detailed and ethical."
Pros: International travel arrangement, meeting new people, recording minutes of a meeting and ad hoc administrative requests.
Cons: Isolated, tracking of documents and filing.

Administrative Officer in Worcester:
"Your organising skill can cause things to run smoothly."
Pros: Being able to multitask, to make decisions based on the urgency of the matter. Problem solving and the nice atmosphere that one can create through music in the office.
Cons: Being responsible for every thing that goes wrong.

Administrative Officer in Alrode:
"Stress ful and hard word consisting of alot of concentration."
Pros: Work environment and the people I work with, respect and understanding.
Cons: The pressure and loyalty and backstabbing.

Administrative Officer in Johannesburg:
"Working under presure and less salary."
Pros: Challenging.
Cons: Working under supervision and being issued by warnings every time.

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Key Stats for Administrative Officer

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Administrative Officer Salaries

▲43%

▲20%

▲2%

National Average
R161,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Administrative Officer Salaries

Financial Reporting
▲64%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲17%


Customer Service
▲3%

National Average
R161,000


Administration
▼11%

Microsoft Excel
▼11%

Microsoft Office
▼14%

Payroll Administration
▼25%

Typing
▼49%

Filing
▼51%

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 44%
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