An Accountant earns an average salary of £28,320 per year. A skill in SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO) is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

£17,744 - £46,620
£18K
£28K
£47K
MEDIAN: £28,320
10%
50%
90%

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£6.66 - £30.47
£6
£14
£30
MEDIAN: £13.62
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£17,744 - £46,620  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £5,383  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £10,000  
Commission
£1,474  
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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£17,679 - £49,508  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,205
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£11£22£33
Hourly Rate
£6.66 - £30.47  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.23  
Overtime
£1.50 - £22.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£22K£44K£66K
Bonus
£0.00 - £5,383  
   
Commission
£1,474  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £10,000  
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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£17,679 - £49,508  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 107

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £28,815

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲24%

▲22%

▲6%

National Average
₤29,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries






National Average
₤29,000


▼3%


Sage AccPac ERP Software
▼6%



ACCA
▼10%

▼11%

▼12%

Accounts Payable
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 66%
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