Average Experienced Accounts Assistant Salary in South Africa

R204,156
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R12,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Accounts Assistant in South Africa is R204,156.
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R93k
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R204k
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R386k
90%
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MEDIAN R204,156
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Salary
R93k - R386k
Bonus
R0 - R12k
Total Pay
R100k - R380k

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Job Description for Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant Tasks
  • Receive and process payments, invoices, employee reimbursements, bills, and other accounting information.
  • Batch and prepare payments, payroll, or other outgoing financial data.
  • Enter data into databases and accounting software, balancing accounts.
  • Review transactions for errors and accuracy and make corrections.

Career Paths

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Accounts Assistant
Accounts Administrator
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Accounts Assistant

Skills in Reconciliation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable.

Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Assistant

An entry-level Accounts Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R103,846 based on 9 salaries. An early career Accounts Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R135,024 based on 139 salaries. A mid-career Accounts Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R178,468 based on 52 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R0.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 207 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.3%
Early Career
67.1%
Mid Career
25.1%
Late Career
3.4%

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