The average salary for an Office Administrator is R101,894 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Typing, Accounts Payable, Office Management, and Customer Service. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

R52,098 - R200,503
(Median)
R52K
R100K
R200K
MEDIAN: R101,893
10%
50%
90%

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R24.10 - R109.28
(Median)
R24
R49
R110
MEDIAN: R49.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R70KR140KR210K
Salary
R52,098 - R200,503  
   
Bonus
R1,350 - R19,947  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R78,297  
Commission
R1,014 - R42,282  
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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R52,065 - R205,091  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 2,711
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R50R100R150
Hourly Rate
R24.10 - R109.28  
   
Overtime
R10.33 - R133.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R100KR200KR300K
Bonus
R1,350 - R19,947  
   
Commission
R1,014 - R42,282  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R78,297  
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).
)
R52,065 - R205,091  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 96
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R103,016

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Office Administrator Reviews

What is it like working as an Office Administrator?

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.

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Experience Affects Office Administrator Salaries




National Average
R103,000


Skills That Affect Office Administrator Salaries

Typing
up arrow 54%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 49%

Office Management
up arrow 41%

Customer Service
up arrow 16%


Organizing
up arrow 4%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

National Average
R103,000

Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Data Processing
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Outlook
up arrow 5%

up arrow 7%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 109 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
medical benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 69%
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