The average salary for an Office Administrator in South Africa is R125,326.
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Job Description for Office Administrator
An office administrator carries out various functions within an office environment to make sure that the administrative duties required by a company are carried out smoothly. The duties allocated to an office administrator will vary according to the position. One of the main set of duties that may be carried out by the office administrator is related to human resources. This may include things such as hiring new staff members, administering payroll and benefits, and handling employee disputes.…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Office Administrator
The top respondents for the job title Office Administrator are from the companies Nedbank, Sanlam and FNB. Reported salaries are highest at First National Bank where the average pay is R266,916. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include FNB and Silica, earning around R213,884 and R204,401, respectively. Sanlam pays the lowest at around R110,610. EOH and Nedbank also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying R127,992 and R174,857, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Office Administrator
Skills in Administration, Microsoft Excel and Filing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Office Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Office Administrator
An entry-level Office Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R93,016 based on 142 salaries. An early career Office Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R114,648 based on 2,651 salaries. A mid-career Office Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R144,838 based on 1,328 salaries. An experienced Office Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R163,252 based on 871 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R180,572.
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