An Office Administrator earns an average salary of R102,632 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Typing, Accounts Payable, Database Administration, and Office Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R52,657 - R200,444
R53K
R100K
R200K
MEDIAN: R102,636
10%
50%
90%
R21.97 - R117.45
R22
R49
R120
MEDIAN: R48.76
10%
50%
90%
R0R204K
Salary R52,657 - R200,444
Bonus R1,825 - R21,993
Profit Sharing R489.36 - R18,383
Commission R997 - R48,479
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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R52,478 - R204,962
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,824
Hourly Data R0R192
Hourly Rate R21.97 - R117.45
Overtime R12.36 - R192.53
Annual Data R0R204K
Bonus R1,825 - R21,993
Commission R997 - R48,479
Profit Sharing R489.36 - R18,383
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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R52,478 - R204,962
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 114

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Pay by Experience Level for Office Administrator

Pay by Experience for an Office Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Office Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R92,000 based on 1,672 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Office Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R118,000 based on 860 salaries. An experienced Office Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R139,000 based on 463 salaries. An Office Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R149,000 based on 137 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R104,000

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

Office Administrator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Office Administrator?

Office Administrator in Johannesburg:
"Its a blessing because of being a blessing to others by help."
Pros: The challenges I come across that requires me to think deeply before attempting to solve.
Cons: The compensation is too little, I feel I should be getting paid more.

Office Administrator in Johannesburg:
"Work flexibility."
Pros: Talking to suppliers, customers and bankers.
Cons: Not challenging and no growth.

Office Administrator in Cape Town:
"The Chronicles of Open Circle."
Pros: Being part of a family, being able to help the residents at the group home.
Cons: When the residents are having bad days and screaming, swearing and hitting the staff.

Office Administrator in Witbank:
Pros: Working with people.
Cons: Micro managed.

Office Administrator in stellenbosch:
"It is good and competitive."
Pros: Office hours, stress levels, paid leave, competitiveness, being busy, always something new to learn.
Cons: Depending on management, sometimes or no help, sometimes job is not fulfilled.

Office Administrator in Cape Town:
"Excellent and Enjoyable."
Pros: I enjoy interacting with people and making their lives easier. The sorting, organising and planning part as well.
Cons: At times the fact that you are the one everyone depends on.

Office Administrator in Johannesburg:
"Super."
Pros: I enjoy typing and organising.
Cons: Nothing.

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Key Stats for Office Administrator

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Office Administrator Salaries

▲43%

▲33%

▲14%

National Average
R104,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Office Administrator Salaries

Typing
▲56%

Accounts Payable
▲48%

Database Administration
▲24%

Office Management
▲15%


▲1%

▲1%

National Average
R104,000






Microsoft Outlook
▼6%

▼8%


Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 72%
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