An Actuary earns an average salary of £50,964 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Financial Reporting, Risk Management / Risk Control, and Pricing.

£29,785 - £79,713
£30K
£51K
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MEDIAN: £50,964
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
£29,785 - £79,713  
   
Bonus
£996 - £15,126  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £15,101  
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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£30,438 - £87,713  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 241

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Pay by Experience Level for Actuary

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £54,725

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Actuary Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Actuary?

Actuary in London:
"Corporate Life."
Pros: Interesting and challenging work. Variety of work. Good technical base.
Cons: Not much people interaction.

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Key Stats for Actuary

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Actuary Salaries

Late-Career
▲42%

▲36%

▲18%

National Average
₤55,000

▼26%

Skills That Affect Actuary Salaries

Financial Reporting
▲26%


▲12%

▲6%

Financial Modeling
▲1%

National Average
₤55,000

pensions
▼7%

Financial Analysis
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 21%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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