Average Early-Career Accountant Salary in United Kingdom

£25,974
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£1,026
Bonus
£2,100
Commission
£1,100
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Early-Career Accountant in United Kingdom is £25,974.
10%
£17k
MEDIAN
£26k
90%
£39k
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£17k - £39k
Bonus
£100 - £5k
Profit Sharing
£29 - £15k
Commission
£0 - £2k
Total Pay
£17k - £41k
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What Are Popular Skills for Accountants?

Skills in Financial Reporting and General Ledger Accounting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping and Microsoft Excel.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accountants?

An entry-level Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £21,971 based on 103 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £31,076 based on 599 salaries. An experienced Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £35,811 based on 416 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £35,404.
Employees with Accountant in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 16.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Belfast, Northern Ireland: Belfast (11.1% more) and Bristol, England: Bristol (10.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Birmingham, England: Birmingham (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,379 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.5%
Mid Career
43.4%
Experienced
30.2%
Late Career
18.9%

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