R294,186
Avg. Salary
R163
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

R20,673

Bonus

R9,721

Profit Sharing

R31,137

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Accountant in Johannesburg is R163 per hour.

The average pay for an Accountant in Johannesburg is R294,186 per year.

10%
R52.36
10%
R163.44
50%
R357.45
90%
90%
MEDIAN R163.44
10%
R125k
10%
R294k
50%
R503k
90%
90%
MEDIAN R294,186
R125,059 - R502,836
R130K
R290K
R500K
MEDIAN: R294,186
10%
50%
90%
R52.36 - R357
R52
R160
R360
MEDIAN: R163
10%
50%
90%
R0R534K
Salary R125,059 - R502,836
Bonus R2,897 - R60,759
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R96,354
Commission R31,136
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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R138,742 - R534,202
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 712
Hourly Data R0R357
Hourly Rate R52.36 - R357
Overtime R111
Annual Data R0R534K
Bonus R2,897 - R60,759
Commission R31,136
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R96,354
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).
)
R138,742 - R534,202
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

Job Description for Accountant

Accountants perform financial calculations for companies in a wide variety of fields. Some common duties include creating sales and cash flow reports, administering payroll, keeping balance sheets, carrying out billing activities, managing budgets and keeping inventory. The accountant may also be responsible for filing taxes for the company, as well as reviewing past reports to generate income forecasts.

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R238,000 based on 307 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R312,000 based on 216 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R374,000 based on 116 salaries. An Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R416,000 based on 37 salaries.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲37%

▲23%

▲3%

National Average
R304,000

▼22%

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 60%