Average Entry-Level Accountant Salary in South Africa

R190,801
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R15,000
Bonus
R7,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Accountant in South Africa is R190,801.
10%
ZAR 60k
MEDIAN
ZAR 191k
90%
ZAR 340k
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Salary
R60k - R340k
Bonus
R1k - R31k
Profit Sharing
R979 - R19k
Total Pay
R60k - R342k

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Popular Skills for Accountant

Skills in Financial Reporting, General Ledger Accounting, Microsoft Excel and Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Bookkeeping.

Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R236,089 based on 919 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R297,152 based on 857 salaries. An experienced Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R352,566 based on 617 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R396,016.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,626 survey responses.
Early Career
35.0%
Mid Career
32.6%
Experienced
23.5%
Late Career
8.9%

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