The average salary for an Accounting Intern in South Africa is R90,473.
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Job Description for Accounting Intern
For individuals nearing completion of a bachelor's degree in accounting — or perhaps those who have just graduated — working as an accounting intern is likely the first step towards a career in the field. Typically, companies hire interns to work at reduced wages so that these individuals can gain practical experience in the field while finishing school. For the company, it is a chance to identify prospective talent to bring into their organization. As an accounting intern, the individual can ga…Read more
Accounting Intern Tasks
- Assist with billing and collections, including filing invoices, generating checks, and annotating reports.
- Prepare, review, and analyze financial information like cost benefit analyses, profit, and loss statements and the like.
- Collect, analyze, and summarize operating data, highlighting trends and patterns.
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Popular Skills for Accounting Intern
Skills in Accounting, Microsoft Office, Tax Preparation and Auditing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Intern
An entry-level Accounting Intern with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R98,710 based on 27 salaries. An early career Accounting Intern with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R90,000 based on 45 salaries.
Years of Experience
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