Average Town Planner Salary in United Kingdom

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The average salary for a Town Planner in United Kingdom is £28,280.
MEDIAN £28,280
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£21k - £42k
£257 - £5k
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£0 - £2k
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£21k - £45k

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Job Description for Town Planner

Town Planner Tasks
  • Develop long and short term plans for land use, growth, maintenance, and revitalization.
  • Monitor relevant legislation and ensure compliance of all projects with federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Assist and make recommendations on funding allocations for programs or transportation projects.
  • Develop, design, and implement studies on transportation, air quality, housing, and population, and analyze and report on results.
  • Address social, economic, environmental, and health problems by making recommendations location improvements or zoning regulations.

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Town Planner
Urban and Regional Planner
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Management Consultant
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Popular Skills for Town Planner

Skills in Strategic Planning, Technical Writing, Project Management and Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Application Development.

Pay by Experience Level for Town Planner

An entry-level Town Planner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £23,026 based on 12 salaries. An early career Town Planner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £25,719 based on 121 salaries. A mid-career Town Planner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £32,966 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Town Planner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £36,959 based on 49 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £40,930.
Employees with Town Planner in their job title in Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh earn an average of 8.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in London, England: London (8.1% more) and Norwich, England: Norfolk (7.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Birmingham, England: Birmingham (3.7% less), Manchester, England: Manchester (2.8% less) and Bristol, England: Bristol (0.9% less).

Years of Experience

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