The average salary for a Recruitment Consultant in United Kingdom is £21,138.
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Job Description for Recruitment Consultant
Recruitment consultants are primarily responsible for recruitment methods, assessments, and placement of employees within a company. They often work for agencies which provide advice and services to one or more companies, so conducting interviews and screenings of candidates is a common part of the job. These consultants help companies develop recruitment strategies that will help them build effective teams. In some positions, employees apply for particular jobs, while candidates who are in hig…Read more
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.
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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.
Pay Difference by Location
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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).
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