2160 Trainee Accountant Positions


Location

Location People 25% Quartile Median 75% Quartile
Johannesburg 1017 (47 %) R8,000 R13,000 R18,000
Cape Town 371 (17 %) R8,640 R11,400 R15,000
Durban 252 (12 %) R6,500 R10,000 R15,000
East London 50 (2 %) R6,000 R8,450 R12,000
Bloemfontein 48 (2 %) R6,000 R8,000 R13,520
Pretoria 287 (13 %) R7,500 R11,000 R15,500
Pietermaritzburg 37 (2 %) R8,000 R9,900 R12,000
Port Elizabeth 48 (2 %) R7,000 R10,700 R13,487
Nelspruit 40 (2 %) R7,500 R10,000 R18,000
Kimberley 10 (0 %) R5,000 R5,500 R8,000



Gender

Gender People 25% Quartile Median 75% Quartile
Female 1496 (69 %) R8,000 R12,000 R16,667
Male 664 (31 %) R7,000 R10,616 R16,250



Race

Race People 25% Quartile Median 75% Quartile
White 754 (35 %) R10,000 R14,000 R19,000
Asian 284 (13 %) R8,500 R13,000 R18,000
Coloured 185 (9 %) R8,000 R11,000 R16,000
Not Entered 40 (2 %) R10,000 R13,000 R17,000
Black 897 (42 %) R6,000 R8,720 R14,000

* There were too few people in this category to establish an accurate reading for the 25% and 75% Quartiles. Note! All salaries presented above are monthly salaries and reflect cost-to-company (CTC).

Most Common Skills

The most popular skills people in this job have are:

  • Accounting and Bookkeeping Skill (25%)
  • Accuracy and attention to detail (25%)
  • Ability to work under pressure (22%)
  • Excel (22%)
  • Accounting (21%)
  • Computer literate (21%)
  • Pastel Accounting (20%)
  • Reconciliation of accounts (20%)
  • Communication skills (Written & Verbal) (20%)
  • Cashbook and bank reconciliations (19%)
  • Attention To Detail (19%)
  • VAT returns and calculations (18%)
  • Computer and microsoft office literacy (18%)
  • Computer literate, excel, microsoft (17%)
  • Bookkeeping (17%)
  • Microsoft Excel (17%)
  • Bookkeeping and Accounting (15%)
  • Debtors & Creditors/Bank Recons (15%)
  • Ability To Work Independently (15%)
  • Communication skills (15%)


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