The average salary for a Financial Analyst in South Africa is R384,434.
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Job Description for Financial Analyst
Corporations and businesses typically have a responsibility to shareholders and owners to use earned income in a way that builds company wealth. A financial analyst carefully studies marketplace trends, demographics and microeconomic factors to help the company make smart investments. The financial analyst may also provide advice to companies on issuing their own bonds, splitting stock and other areas of concern. One of the most important roles for a financial analyst is to fully understand how…Read more
Financial Analyst Tasks
- Provide financial analysis support to various areas of the company.
- Prepare detailed annual financial budget and monthly financial forecasts.
- Assist with preparation of weekly, monthly and quarterly financial analysis schedules of actual vs. budget variances.
Popular Employer Salaries for Financial Analyst
The top respondents for the job title Financial Analyst are from the companies Financial Services Board, Webhelp and Ford Motor Company. Reported salaries are highest at Ford Motor Company where the average pay is R569,750. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Standard Bank, earning around R554,955. Financial Services Board pays the lowest at around R402,906. Webhelp also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying R494,348.
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Popular Skills for Financial Analyst
Skills in Financial Analysis, Microsoft Excel, Financial Modeling and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis.
Pay by Experience Level for Financial Analyst
An entry-level Financial Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R247,231 based on 33 salaries. An early career Financial Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R353,771 based on 236 salaries. A mid-career Financial Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R466,640 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Financial Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R707,797 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R495,000.
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