Average Finance Officer Salary in South Africa

R236,290
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R18,000
Bonus
R10,174
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Finance Officer in South Africa is R236,290.
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MEDIAN R236,290
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Salary
R125k - R400k
Bonus
R8k - R42k
Profit Sharing
R5k - R17k
Total Pay
R135k - R416k

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Job Description for Finance Officer

Finance Officer Tasks
  • Coordinate financial record-keeping and oversee the development of yearly budgets.
  • Provide financial guidance and management expertise related to company operations and financial strategy.
  • Supervise investment strategies, direct financial resources, and manage company assets.
  • Ensure that accounting, budget and audit controls and systems are in compliance with State, Federal and local rules and regulations.

Popular Employer Salaries for Finance Officer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Finance Officer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Finance Officer
Finance Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Finance Officer

Skills in Financial Reporting and Bookkeeping are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable, General Ledger Accounting and Accounts Payable.

Pay by Experience Level for Finance Officer

An entry-level Finance Officer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R201,500 based on 12 salaries. An early career Finance Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R205,074 based on 55 salaries. A mid-career Finance Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R257,253 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Finance Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R256,491 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R260,800.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 155 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.7%
Early Career
35.5%
Mid Career
36.8%
Experienced
17.4%
Late Career
2.6%

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