Accountant Salary

An Accountant earns an average salary of £28,306 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

£17,503 - £49,041
(Median)
£18K
£28K
£49K
MEDIAN: £28,305
10%
50%
90%

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£6.81 - £28.95
(Median)
£6
£13
£29
MEDIAN: £13.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£18K£36K£54K
Salary
£17,503 - £49,041  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £6,092  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £7,233  
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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£17,343 - £51,411  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,854
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£10£20£30
Hourly Rate
£6.81 - £28.95  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.23  
Overtime
£1.21 - £27.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Bonus
£0.00 - £6,092  
   
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £7,233  
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).
)
£17,343 - £51,411  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 137
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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: £28,737

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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries




National Average
₤29,000


Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries



Financial Reporting
up arrow 4%

National Average
₤29,000

Account Management
up arrow 1%




Sage AccPac ERP Software
up arrow 6%



ACCA
up arrow 10%




Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 263 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 32%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
medical benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 62%
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