Average Payroll Officer Salary in South Africa

R268,214
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R20,720
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The average salary for a Payroll Officer in South Africa is R268,214.
10%
R156k
MEDIAN
R268k
90%
R407k
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R156k - R407k
Bonus
R6k - R31k
Total Pay
R144k - R419k

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Popular Skills for Payroll Officer

Skills in Microsoft Excel and Benefits & Compensation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Payroll Tax Compliance, Microsoft Office and Payroll Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Officer

An early career Payroll Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R218,434 based on 55 salaries. A mid-career Payroll Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R257,808 based on 58 salaries. An experienced Payroll Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R317,419 based on 50 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R404,518.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 172 survey responses.
Early Career
32.0%
Mid Career
33.7%
Experienced
29.1%
Late Career
5.2%