Payroll Administrator Salary (South Africa)

The average pay for a Payroll Administrator is R153,949 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Accuracy is associated with high pay for this job.
Payroll Administrator Total Pay (?
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R69,271 - R264,990
(Median)
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MEDIAN: R153,949
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Payroll Administrator Total Pay (?
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R28.59 - R205.94
(Median)
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MEDIAN: R81.00
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National Salary Data

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R0R100KR200KR300K
Salary
R69,271 - R264,990  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R24,667  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R35,508  
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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R70,340 - R278,491  
PayScale
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 552
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R80R160R240
Hourly Rate
R28.59 - R205.94  
   
Overtime
R1.46 - R230.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R160KR320KR480K
Bonus
R0.00 - R24,667  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R35,508  
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).
)
R70,340 - R278,491  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 552
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Pay Difference By Location
Randburg
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Kempton Park
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Port Elizabeth
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National Average
R158,000
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Payroll Administrator Reviews

What is it like working as a Payroll Administrator?
Payroll Administrator in Durban:
"Working As A Payroll Administrator."
Pros: I enjoy the interaction with people. Working towards a deadline and always being on your toes to ensure accuracy.
Cons: The nasty attitude from the employees is a bit of a turn off. And the amount of pressure.
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Experience Affects Payroll Administrator Salaries

National Average
R158,000

Skills That Affect Payroll Administrator Salaries

Accuracy
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Microsoft Excel
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Payroll Administration
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National Average
R158,000
Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 143 votes.
Gender
Female
81%
female alumni
 
Male
19%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 41% dental benefits Dental: 1%
vision benefits Vision: 1% employee benefits None: 59%
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