A Bookkeeper earns an average salary of R151,937 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

R79,821 - R260,555
(Median)
R80K
R150K
R260K
MEDIAN: R151,937
10%
50%
90%

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R41.88 - R198.69
(Median)
R42
R100
R200
MEDIAN: R100
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R100KR200KR300K
Salary
R79,821 - R260,555  
   
Bonus
R3,725 - R25,213  
Profit Sharing
R2,600  
Commission
R21,000  
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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R80,787 - R274,935  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,196
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R160R320R480
Hourly Rate
R41.88 - R198.69  
   
Overtime
R5.87 - R459.58  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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R0R320KR640KR960K
Bonus
R3,725 - R25,213  
   
Commission
R21,000  
Profit Sharing
R2,600  
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).
)
R80,787 - R274,935  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 88
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Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R157,362

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Bookkeeper Reviews

What is it like working as a Bookkeeper?

Bookkeeper in Durban:
Pros: Working with people. Processing accounts. Processing payments. Reconciling remittances. Processing the cash book.
Cons: Requesting documents or information from clients or suppliers and not receiving feedback.

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Experience Affects Bookkeeper Salaries




National Average
R157,000


Skills That Affect Bookkeeper Salaries




General Ledger Accounting
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Bookkeeping
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Accounts Payable
0%

National Average
R157,000

Accounts Receivable
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Administration
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Accounting
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 81%
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