How Much Do Accountants Earn in Botswana

In general, accountants compile, analyze, verify and prepare financial records for their department or organization as a whole, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In layman’s terms, they work with financial documents to ensure lawful, efficient, and compliant business practices.

A person working as an Accountant in Botswana typically earns around 8,170 BWP per month. Salaries range from 3,840 BWP (lowest) to 12,900 BWP (highest).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Accountant salaries vary drastically based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find a detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.

Average Monthly Salary

8,170 BWP

( 98,000 BWP yearly)

Average Monthly Salary

12,100 BWP

( 145,000 BWP yearly)

A person working in Accounting and Finance in Botswana typically earns around 12,100 BWP per month. Salaries range from 4,890 BWP (lowest average) to 24,300 BWP (highest average, the actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries vary drastically between different Accounting and Finance careers. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Account Examiner6,540 BWP
Account Executive11,000 BWP
Accountant8,170 BWP
Accounting Assistant6,570 BWP
Accounting Associate5,940 BWP
Accounting Clerk5,090 BWP
Accounting Coordinator7,850 BWP
Accounting Manager17,500 BWP
Accounting Supervisor12,000 BWP
Accounting Technician6,120 BWP
Accounts Executive10,900 BWP
Accounts Payable and Receivable Specialist8,660 BWP
Accounts Payable Clerk6,290 BWP
Accounts Payable Manager17,200 BWP
Accounts Receivable Clerk6,020 BWP
Accounts Receivable Manager16,200 BWP
Assistant Accounting Manager16,100 BWP
Assistant Auditor8,180 BWP
Audit Supervisor15,800 BWP
Auditing Clerk6,810 BWP
Auditing Manager18,200 BWP
Billing Coordinator7,610 BWP
Billing Specialist8,810 BWP
Billing Supervisor13,200 BWP
Bookkeeper5,280 BWP
Bookkeeping Specialist8,350 BWP
Budget Analyst14,200 BWP
Budget Manager17,500 BWP
Business Support Analyst9,220 BWP
Capital Markets Associate12,500 BWP
Cash Flow Analyst13,200 BWP
Cash Management Officer9,590 BWP
Cashbook Clerk5,480 BWP
Chartered Accountant11,000 BWP
Collections Clerk5,320 BWP
Collections Specialist8,250 BWP
Corporate Treasurer15,500 BWP
Cost Accountant8,230 BWP
Cost Accounting Manager16,500 BWP
Cost Analyst13,600 BWP
Credit and Collection Manager17,000 BWP
Credit and Collection Staff6,190 BWP
Credit and Loans Officer6,350 BWP
Credit Controller11,800 BWP
Debt Adviser14,200 BWP
Debt Collector7,100 BWP
Debtors Clerk5,820 BWP
Deputy CFO22,300 BWP
Derivative Trader15,000 BWP
Escrow Assistant7,520 BWP
External Auditor11,400 BWP
Finance Associate7,660 BWP
Finance Executive17,300 BWP
Finance Licensing Clerk6,230 BWP
Finance Licensing Manager15,300 BWP
Finance Licensing Specialist8,950 BWP
Finance Officer7,670 BWP
Finance President24,700 BWP
Finance Relationship Manager19,800 BWP
Finance Release Analyst9,200 BWP
Finance Team Leader19,600 BWP
Financial Actuary13,400 BWP
Financial Administrator14,500 BWP
Financial Analyst15,400 BWP
Financial Applications Specialist10,600 BWP
Financial Assistant6,990 BWP
Financial Associate6,560 BWP
Financial Claims Analyst10,800 BWP
Financial Claims Manager14,700 BWP
Financial Commercial Analyst12,100 BWP
Financial Compliance Analyst14,000 BWP
Financial Consultant11,500 BWP
Financial Controller12,800 BWP
Financial Coordinator7,550 BWP
Financial Customer Service Manager15,400 BWP
Financial Dealer and Broker8,980 BWP
Financial Encoder6,960 BWP
Financial Manager24,700 BWP
Financial Operations Manager20,500 BWP
Financial Policy Analyst13,300 BWP
Financial Project Manager17,200 BWP
Financial Quantitative Analyst14,400 BWP
Financial Reporting Consultant12,600 BWP
Financial Reporting Manager16,400 BWP
Financial Services Sales Agent8,830 BWP
Fixed Assets Administrator8,350 BWP
Forensic Accountant10,000 BWP
Fraud Detection Supervisor10,700 BWP
Fraud Prevention Manager16,400 BWP
Fund Accountant7,930 BWP
Grants Coordinator6,120 BWP
Internal Auditor11,200 BWP
Internal Control Adviser13,600 BWP
Internal Control Officer7,020 BWP
Inventory Accountant8,350 BWP
Investment Analyst17,300 BWP
Investment Fund Manager18,200 BWP
Investment Underwriter7,130 BWP
Investor11,100 BWP
Investor Relations Manager16,100 BWP
KYC Team Leader16,600 BWP
Management Economist18,700 BWP
Paymaster6,750 BWP
Payroll Clerk7,600 BWP
Payroll Manager14,800 BWP
Pensions Administrator8,490 BWP
Pricing Analyst13,500 BWP
Private Equity Analyst14,200 BWP
Proposal Development Coordinator7,130 BWP
Receivables Accountant7,970 BWP
Regulatory Accountant9,330 BWP
Retirement Plan Analyst13,800 BWP
Revenue Management Specialist13,400 BWP
Revenue Recognition Analyst15,100 BWP
Risk Management Director20,300 BWP
Risk Management Supervisor17,200 BWP
Tax Accountant8,160 BWP
Tax Advisor13,100 BWP
Tax Associate6,820 BWP
Tax Manager16,500 BWP
Teller5,090 BWP
Treasury Accountant8,780 BWP
Treasury Analyst13,800 BWP
Underwriter5,840 BWP
Underwriting Assistant5,640 BWP
Vice President of Finance23,700 BWP

What is the monthly salary of an accountant?

The average monthly salary for Accountant jobs in the Philippines ranges from ₱28,000 to ₱38,000.

Is accounting in demand in Botswana?

Determining accounting needs in Developing countries

In particular, the remarkable economic growth that Botswana has been over for the past three decades has been a major driving force in the demand for accountants in the country.

How much is the monthly salary in Botswana?

Average Wages in Botswana increased to 6299 BWP/Month (493.343 USD/Month) in the fourth quarter of 2021. The maximum rate of the average wage for employees was 6533 BWP/Month and the minimum was 3447 BWP/Month.

How do I become an accountant in Botswana?

To be registered as an Associate Chartered Accountant (ACA), one has to prove to the BICA council that he/she has passed the examinations set under the Botswana Professional Accountancy Qualification (BICA QUALIFICATION), and has satisfied the practical training requirements specified under the rules.

How much do teachers get paid in Botswana?

A mid-career Secondary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of P 183,819 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Secondary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of P 94,000 based on 5 salaries.