Average Receptionist Salary in South Africa

R87,699
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R6,287
Bonus
R14,000
Commission
R3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Receptionist in South Africa is R87,699.
10%
R48k
MEDIAN
R88k
90%
R158k
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Salary
R48k - R158k
Bonus
R1k - R15k
Profit Sharing
R240 - R65k
Commission
R0 - R14k
Total Pay
R44k - R162k

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Job Description for Receptionist

Popular Employer Salaries for Receptionist

The top respondents for the job title Receptionist are from the companies Netcare, Protea Hotels and EOH. Reported salaries are highest at Netcare where the average pay is R106,412. Protea Hotels pays the lowest at around R54,000.

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Popular Skills for Receptionist

Skills in Customer Service, Office Administration, Administration and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Filing.

Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist

An entry-level Receptionist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R71,991 based on 208 salaries. An early career Receptionist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R80,359 based on 2,018 salaries. A mid-career Receptionist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R96,607 based on 750 salaries. An experienced Receptionist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R127,005 based on 361 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R130,291.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,407 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.1%
Early Career
59.2%
Mid Career
22.0%
Experienced
10.6%
Late Career
2.1%

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