Average Finance Assistant Salary in United Kingdom

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The average salary for a Finance Assistant in United Kingdom is £19,873.
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£16k - £26k
£296 - £3k
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£509 - £3k
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£16k - £26k

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Job Description for Finance Assistant

Finance Assistant Tasks
  • Record daily entries and reconcile account balances.
  • Record and perform payroll bookkeeping, cost classification, billing, and/or reporting.
  • Detect and fix errors with tracking, auditing, data entry, and calculations.
  • Calculate and analyze financial data to meet short and long-term requests.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Finance Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Finance Assistant
Management Accountant
Finance Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Finance Assistant

Skills in Accounts Payable, Microsoft Excel, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger Accounting and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Finance Assistant

An entry-level Finance Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £18,694 based on 314 salaries. An early career Finance Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £19,534 based on 799 salaries. A mid-career Finance Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £22,144 based on 247 salaries. An experienced Finance Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £21,368 based on 147 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £20,721.
Employees with Finance Assistant in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 17.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Oxford, England: Oxfordshire (16.0% more) and Birmingham, England: Birmingham (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Nottingham, England: Nottinghamshire (11.6% less), Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (8.1% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (4.6% less).

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