Accounts Assistant Salary (United Kingdom)

The average salary for an Accounts Assistant is £17,930 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Accounts Assistant Total Pay (?
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£12,709 - £24,652
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MEDIAN: £17,930
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Accounts Assistant Total Pay (?
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£6.30 - £11.70
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MEDIAN: £8.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£9K£18K£27K
Salary
£12,709 - £24,652  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,974  
Profit Sharing
£240.24 - £2,990  
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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£12,852 - £24,881  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,269
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£6£12£18
Hourly Rate
£6.30 - £11.70  
   
Overtime
£0.00 - £16.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,974  
   
Profit Sharing
£240.24 - £2,990  
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).
)
£12,852 - £24,881  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,269
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Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Assistant

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Pay Difference By Location

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National Average
₤18,000
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Accounts Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as an Accounts Assistant?
Accounts Assistant in London:
"I Love It."
Pros: I like numbers and the credit control.
Cons: It can be quite stressful sometimes.
Accounts Assistant in Scotland: Aberdeenshire:
"repetitive"
Cons: Taken for granted, blamed for most things, not appreciated, repetitive, no prospects , no promotion

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Experience Affects Accounts Assistant Salaries

National Average
₤18,000

Skills That Affect Accounts Assistant Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
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Accounting
up arrow 4%
Accounts Receivable
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Accounts Payable
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Microsoft Excel
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Payroll Administration
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Bookkeeping
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Account Management
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Administration
0%
National Average
₤18,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 352 votes.

Gender

Female
73%
female alumni
 
Male
27%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 22% dental benefits Dental: 5%
vision benefits Vision: 13% employee benefits None: 69%
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