The average salary for a Secretary is R117,664 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

R42,488 - R227,504
(Median)
R42K
R120K
R230K
MEDIAN: R117,663
10%
50%
90%

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R22.39 - R100.52
(Median)
R22
R65
R100
MEDIAN: R65.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R80KR160KR240K
Salary
R42,488 - R227,504  
   
Bonus
R1,546 - R20,288  
Profit Sharing
R400.00  
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).
)
R42,666 - R226,261  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 437
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R60R120R180
Hourly Rate
R22.39 - R100.52  
   
Overtime
R114.88  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
R0R120KR240KR360K
Bonus
R1,546 - R20,288  
   
Profit Sharing
R400.00  
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).
)
R42,666 - R226,261  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Pay by Experience Level for Secretary

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R119,651

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Experience Affects Secretary Salaries




National Average
R120,000


Skills That Affect Secretary Salaries

Administration
up arrow 10%

Filing
up arrow 9%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
R120,000

Typing
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
medical benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 66%
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