The average salary for an Administrative Assistant with Microsoft Office skills in South Africa is R108,255.
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Job Description for Administrative Assistant
Administrative assistants are employed in a very wide range of fields and provides various types administrative assistance to employees. Depending on the workload, they may be trusted with carrying out tasks for one or many individuals within a department, and cross-department work is sometimes necessary. The tasks they perform vary greatly depending on who they assist; when working for individuals, tasks may be personal in nature, such as running errands and fulfilling tasks as they are assigne…Read more
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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant
Skills in Office Administration, Administration, Customer Service and Filing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry.
Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant
An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R67,233 based on 59 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R98,489 based on 574 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R131,152 based on 220 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R168,024 based on 129 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R150,000.
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