A person working in IT Administration in South Africa typically earns around 28,200 ZAR per month. Salaries range from 24,300 ZAR (lowest) to 32,100 ZAR (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries differ drasticly between different IT Administration jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
|Job Title||Average Salary|
|Change Administrator||27,800 ZAR|
|CRM Application Administrator||28,500 ZAR|
|Information Technology Administrator||25,100 ZAR|
|Information Technology Project Administrator||25,100 ZAR|
|Linux Administrator||31,400 ZAR|
|Lotus Domino Administrator||31,800 ZAR|
|Mail Server Administrator||28,600 ZAR|
|NT Systems Administrator||28,200 ZAR|
|SharePoint Administrator||30,700 ZAR|
|System Administrator||28,200 ZAR|
|Technology Specialist||32,100 ZAR|
|UNIX Administrator||31,500 ZAR|
|Windows System Administrator||28,300 ZAR|
The IT Administration salaries in South Africa range between 24,300 ZAR per month (minimum salary) to 32,100 ZAR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 27,700 ZAR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in IT Administration are earning less than 27,700 ZAR while the other half are earning more than 27,700 ZAR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in IT Administration are earning less than 23,400 ZAR while 75% of them are earning more than 23,400 ZAR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in IT Administration are earning less than 28,700 ZAR while 25% are earning more than 28,700 ZAR.
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
|Average Salary 2016|
|Average Salary 2017||+4%|
|Average Salary 2018||+2%|
|Average Salary 2019||+3%|
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.