The average pay for a Chartered Accountant is R493,995 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Accounting and Financial Analysis.

R178,996 - R836,159
R180K
R500K
R840K
MEDIAN: R501,894
10%
50%
90%
R184.50 - R506
R410
MEDIAN: R411.32
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Salary R178,996 - R836,159
Bonus R5,026 - R122,250
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R72,129
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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R181,118 - R921,919
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 649
Hourly Data R0R1K
Hourly Rate R411.32
Hourly Tips R1.00
Overtime R0.00 - R1,014
Annual Data R0R921K
Bonus R5,026 - R122,250
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R72,129
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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R181,118 - R921,919
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Pay by Experience Level for Chartered Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Chartered Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Chartered Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R479,000 based on 462 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chartered Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R623,000 based on 194 salaries. An experienced Chartered Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R752,000 based on 75 salaries. A Chartered Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R825,000 based on 21 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R526,546

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

Chartered Accountant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Chartered Accountant?

Chartered Accountant in Pretoria:
"It is a very hard but paying job ,i love every minute of it."
Pros: It pays us a lot of money.
Cons: The other workers are mean (some)

Chartered Accountant in Johannesburg:
Pros:
Cons: Extremely stressfull and risky.

Chartered Accountant in Johannesburg:
"Challenging."
Pros: It is fulfilling and challenging.
Cons: It is time consuming and exhausting.

Chartered Accountant in Johannesburg:
"CA SA."
Pros: I love the diversity offered with the above title. You can explore a number of industries and each one has specifics that you are also diversified. You can go into IFRS, Audit, reporting, Finance and Learning. There are so many genres to choose from.
Cons: YOu have to keep your eye on the ball or you risk becoming redundant.

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Key Stats for Chartered Accountant

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Chartered Accountant Salaries

▲57%

▲43%

▲18%

National Average
R527,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Chartered Accountant Salaries

Accounting
▲34%





National Average
R527,000


▼11%

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 46%
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