An Accountant earns an average salary of £28,288 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.

£17,789 - £46,484
(Median)
£18K
£28K
£46K
MEDIAN: £28,287
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90%

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£6.65 - £29.90
(Median)
£6
£12
£30
MEDIAN: £12.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£17,789 - £46,484  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £6,163  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £10,067  
Commission
£1,500  
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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£17,694 - £49,320  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,211
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£10£20£30
Hourly Rate
£6.65 - £29.90  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.23  
Overtime
£1.52 - £21.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Bonus
£0.00 - £6,163  
   
Commission
£1,500  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £10,067  
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).
)
£17,694 - £49,320  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 106
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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: £28,712

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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries




National Average
₤29,000


Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries



Financial Reporting
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Account Management
0%

National Average
₤29,000

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 1%

Auditing
up arrow 3%


Sage AccPac ERP Software
up arrow 6%




ACCA
up arrow 9%


Accounts Payable
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
medical benefits
Vision: 12%
dental benefits
None: 63%
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