An Actuary earns an average salary of £50,948 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 and Risk Management / Risk Control.

£30,225 - £80,051
MEDIAN: £50,948

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£30,225 - £80,051  
£1,000 - £15,594  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £14,795  
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).
£30,929 - £90,378  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 253

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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: £54,932

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Actuary Reviews

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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Experience Affects Actuary Salaries

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National Average

Skills That Affect Actuary Salaries

Financial Reporting
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Financial Modeling
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Financial Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.


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Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
medical benefits
Vision: 22%
dental benefits
None: 25%