An Office Administrator earns an average salary of R102,632 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Typing, Accounts Payable, Database Administration, and Office Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R52,251 - R200,751
R52K
R100K
R200K
MEDIAN: R102,632
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50%
90%

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R23.28 - R100.77
R23
R49
R100
MEDIAN: R49.18
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R70KR140KR210K
Salary
R52,251 - R200,751  
   
Bonus
R1,481 - R19,909  
Profit Sharing
R5,000  
Commission
R1,014 - R48,165  
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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R52,074 - R205,559  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,529
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R60R120R180
Hourly Rate
R23.28 - R100.77  
   
Overtime
R10.64 - R178.68  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R120KR240KR360K
Bonus
R1,481 - R19,909  
   
Commission
R1,014 - R48,165  
Profit Sharing
R5,000  
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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R52,074 - R205,559  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 94

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R103,535

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Q: What is it like working as an Office Administrator?

Office Administrator in Cape Town:
"The Chronicles of Open Circle."
Pros: Being part of a family, being able to help the residents at the group home.
Cons: When the residents are having bad days and screaming, swearing and hitting the staff.

Office Administrator in stellenbosch:
"It is good and competitive."
Pros: Office hours, stress levels, paid leave, competitiveness, being busy, always something new to learn.
Cons: Depending on management, sometimes or no help, sometimes job is not fulfilled.

Office Administrator in Polokwane:
"It opens the mind widely, be more strategic,"
Pros: It makes me think fast nd learn many things. Be able to solve problems on my own.
Cons: When there is a lot of filing and anotjer job waiting like correspondences.

Office Administrator in Johannesburg:
"Interpersonal skill, work under pressure, the management."
Pros: Helping the patient, helping the Dr to diagnose the patient flexible.
Cons: Work with people who are selfish with no team work.

Office Administrator in Johannesburg:
"Paperwork."
Pros: The job itself. I love paperwork and working on computers. I also love dealing with people.
Cons: Work conditions are less than optimal and salary is often a problem, frequently arriving late.

Office Administrator in mpumalanga:
"Am a hard working person."
Pros: I like my job cause its a computer job and am interested in computers so thats why I like it no offense.
Cons: I don't like sitting for long time cause yeah.

Office Administrator in Cape Town:
Pros: I'm learning a lot of new things especially on construction and rail, experiencing something totally new. From corporate to construction.
Cons: Servicing too many people all with deadlines. Ie the pressure.

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Key Stats for Office Administrator

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Office Administrator Salaries

▲44%

▲34%

▲14%

National Average
R104,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Office Administrator Salaries

Typing
▲56%

Accounts Payable
▲48%

Database Administration
▲25%

Office Management
▲16%

▲2%

▲2%


National Average
R104,000






Microsoft Outlook
▼5%

▼7%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 71%
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