An Accounts Assistant earns an average salary of £18,495 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Financial Reporting is associated with high pay for this job.

£13,641 - £25,228
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£18K
£25K
MEDIAN: £18,495
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£6.62 - £11.63
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MEDIAN: £8.59
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£9K£18K£27K
Salary
£13,641 - £25,228  
   
Bonus
£248.32 - £2,443  
Profit Sharing
£1,400  
Total Pay (?
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£13,714 - £25,347  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,464
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£6£12£18
Hourly Rate
£6.62 - £11.63  
   
Overtime
£6.60 - £15.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Bonus
£248.32 - £2,443  
   
Profit Sharing
£1,400  
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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£13,714 - £25,347  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 303

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Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Accounts Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounts Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $18,000 based on 1,308 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounts Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 343 salaries. An experienced Accounts Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 231 salaries. An Accounts Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 103 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £18,505

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Accounts Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Accounts Assistant?

Accounts Assistant in Durham:
"AA."
Pros: Good environment.
Cons: Money.

Accounts Assistant in Ipswich:
"Like numbers, always something to do."
Pros: Can work on my own, always busy, never boring, can manage my own time.
Cons: Feel like could have more money.

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"
Pros:
Cons: Taken for granted, blamed for most things, not appreciated, repetitive, no prospects , no promotion

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Key Stats for Accounts Assistant

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Accounts Assistant Salaries

▲12%

▲9%

▲9%

National Average
₤19,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Accounts Assistant Salaries

Financial Reporting
▲29%


Financial Analysis
▲4%

Banking
▲4%






Accounting
▼0%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

Bookkeeping
▼0%

National Average
₤19,000



Tax Preparation
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 73%