The average salary for a Document Controller in South Africa is R189,438.
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Job Description for Document Controller
A document controller is responsible for keeping track of legal documents (and related materials) within a company or a specific operation in that company. For instance, a document controller in the construction field might manage and file documents such as receipts, contracts from clients, employee contracts, and blueprints. They also ensure actions required by documents are completed; for example, if a document controller is in charge of shipping and order reports, they also might ensure that …Read more
Document Controller Tasks
- Maintain and Process company documents.
- Take written documentation of meeting minutes.
- Assist project team with preparation of reports, meeting notes and other requests.
- Maintain and transmit files from the beginning of a project through construction and closeout.
Job Satisfaction for Document Controller
The top respondents for the job title Document Controller are from the companies Group Five Construction, Sasol Mining and Sasol Mining. Reported salaries are highest at Group Five Construction where the average pay is R347,136. Sasol Mining pays the lowest at around R275,500.
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Popular Skills for Document Controller
Document Review and Distribution
Skills in Document Management and Document Review and Distribution are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.
Pay by Experience Level for Document Controller
An entry-level Document Controller with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R148,758 based on 8 salaries. An early career Document Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R175,824 based on 138 salaries. A mid-career Document Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R257,173 based on 115 salaries. An experienced Document Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R247,590 based on 51 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R183,000.
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