The average salary for an Administrative Assistant at Gauteng Department of Education in South Africa is R178,978.
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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
Administrative Assistant Tasks
- Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
- Type correspondence, compile data for expense and statistical reports.
- Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
- Coordinate space and office organization; maintaining paper and electronic files.
Popular Employer Salaries for Administrative Assistant
The top respondents for the job title Administrative Assistant are from the companies Sanlam, Smollan Group and PSG Konsult. Reported salaries are highest at University of Johannesburg where the average pay is R277,500. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include FNB and Nedbank, earning around R240,000 and R168,008, respectively. PSG Konsult pays the lowest at around R90,000. Smollan Group and Capitec Bank also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying R96,000 and R116,923, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant
Skills in Office Administration and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry.
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