A Receptionist / Telephone Operator earns an average salary of R74,542 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R42,951 - R127,311
(Median)
R43K
R75K
R130K
MEDIAN: R74,542
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R42,951 - R127,311  
   
Bonus
R974 - R10,846  
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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R42,540 - R128,098  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 95
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Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist / Telephone Operator

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

Receptionist / Telephone Operator Advice

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Receptionist / Telephone Operator in Centurion:
"Be Neat, Be Patient, Be Prepared."
You need to be very patient, have a good memory for figures, names and telephone numbers. Take down correct information to pass on to the correct extension. Remember your co-worker's job title and extension. Correct spelling, bilingual. Always be friendly when receiving guests and visitors. Dress smart, be well-groomed to have confidence and to be treated well. Be always aware of your stationery in cupboard. Never tell somebody you forgot to order pens or paper - keep stock! Good knowledge of WORD, Excel and e-mail correspondence. Be on time and be prepared to do work during lunch hour.

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Experience Affects Receptionist / Telephone Operator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 54%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

National Average
R76,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 62%
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