The average salary for a Computer Operator in South Africa is R158,656.
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Job Description for Computer Operator
A computer operator performs a variety of tasks, including the operation of multiprocessing computers and organizing, maintaining, and distributing related reports. They must able to operate electronic computer systems in a big-data communication environment, as well as be able to read and understand manuals and instructions to perform job duties. Some of the most important functions of a computer operator include having to operate computers, mini/micro computers, printers, PCs, and mainframes. …Read more
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Popular Skills for Computer Operator
Skills in Microsoft Office, UNIX, Windows Operating System General Use and Mainframe are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Support.
Pay by Experience Level for Computer Operator
An entry-level Computer Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R100,000 based on 6 salaries. An early career Computer Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R152,231 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Computer Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R165,127 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Computer Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R197,057 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R170,000.
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