A Financial Accountant earns an average salary of R313,580 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Microsoft Excel is associated with high pay for this job.

R175,309 - R509,029
R180K
R320K
R510K
MEDIAN: R315,712
10%
50%
90%
R91.65 - R255.00
R190
MEDIAN: R190.00
50%
R0R530K
Salary R175,309 - R509,029
Bonus R3,500 - R60,505
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R41,459
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R176,072 - R530,586
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 515
Hourly Data R0R255
Hourly Rate R190.00
Overtime R235.00
Annual Data R0R530K
Bonus R3,500 - R60,505
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R41,459
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R176,072 - R530,586
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Common Career Paths for Financial Accountant


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Pay by Experience Level for Financial Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Financial Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Financial Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R288,000 based on 231 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Financial Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R344,000 based on 188 salaries. An experienced Financial Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R395,000 based on 96 salaries. A Financial Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R401,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R326,872

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Financial Accountant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Financial Accountant?

Financial Accountant in Johannesburg:
"My hard work."
Pros: I work hard. Work well under pressure. Not moody.
Cons: Not a morning person.

Financial Accountant in Johannesburg:
"Review."
Pros: The people and the work time flexibility.
Cons: The pay could always be better and the travel each day.

Financial Accountant in Cape Town:
Pros: Working with money.
Cons: Perfectiveness.

Financial Accountant in Cape Town:
"Culture, work flexibility, office conditions, stress level,"
Pros: Everything.
Cons: Non.

Financial Accountant in Johannesburg:
Pros: Flexibility. Corporate culture is the best.
Cons: Its repetitive in nature. Frustrating at times.

Financial Accountant in Randfontein:
"Work."
Pros: The actual work I perform and my team.
Cons: No trust from upper management and some co-workers.

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Key Stats for Financial Accountant

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Financial Accountant Salaries

▲23%

▲21%

▲5%

National Average
R327,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Financial Accountant Salaries

Microsoft Excel
▲21%


Fixed Asset Accounting
▲7%

▲6%


General Ledger Accounting
▲4%

Budgeting
▲3%


National Average
R327,000

Auditing
▼2%

Accounts Payable
▼3%

▼8%

Account Management
▼10%

Forecasting
▼10%

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 59%