A Senior Accountant earns an average salary of R312,785 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Analysis, SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO), and Pastel.

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Salary R159,781 - R565,841
Bonus R4,363 - R58,344
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R51,064
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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R165,623 - R590,569
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 167

Common Career Paths for Senior Accountant


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Popular Skills for Senior Accountant

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Senior Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R242,000 based on 64 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R341,000 based on 89 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R335,000 based on 48 salaries. A Senior Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R595,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R325,092

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Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

▲83%

▲5%

▲3%

National Average
R325,000

▼26%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 63%