Average Recruitment Consultant Salary in United Kingdom

£21,138
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£3,969
Bonus
£4,980
Commission
£0
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Recruitment Consultant in United Kingdom is £21,138.
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£17k
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MEDIAN £21,138
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Salary
£17k - £30k
Bonus
£152 - £12k
Profit Sharing
£0 - £3k
Commission
£1k - £12k
Total Pay
£18k - £36k

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Job Description for Recruitment Consultant

Popular Employer Salaries for Recruitment Consultant

The top respondents for the job title Recruitment Consultant are from the companies Randstad Ltd, Reed Group, Ltd. and Michael Page International. Reported salaries are highest at Flight Centre Ltd where the average pay is £28,250. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Michael Page International, earning around £24,500. ManpowerGroup pays the lowest at around £19,000. Randstad Ltd also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying £21,799.

Career Paths

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

Recruitment Consultant Job Listings

Popular Skills for Recruitment Consultant

Skills in Recruiting, Business Development and Full-Cycle Recruiting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Account Management and Sales.

Pay by Experience Level for Recruitment Consultant

An entry-level Recruitment Consultant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £19,565 based on 397 salaries. An early career Recruitment Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £20,725 based on 729 salaries. A mid-career Recruitment Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £25,423 based on 131 salaries. An experienced Recruitment Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £29,659 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £34,392.
Employees with Recruitment Consultant in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 12.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Leeds, England: Leeds (5.3% more) and Milton Keynes, England: Buckinghamshire (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Manchester, England: Manchester (2.8% less), Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh (0.7% less) and Birmingham, England: Birmingham (0.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,326 survey responses.
Entry Level
29.9%
Early Career
55.0%
Mid Career
9.9%
Experienced
4.2%
Late Career
1.0%

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