Senior Accountant Salary

The average salary for a Senior Accountant in the UK is:


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Prepare Accounts, Personal and Business Taxation, Book-keeping, Payroll & VAT

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Senior Accountant Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £47,000.

The average salary in 2009 was £34,679, based on 21 respondents (a difference of -26% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £54,007, based on 33 respondents (a difference of 56% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £37,205, based on 25 respondents (a difference of -31% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £36,103, based on 9 respondents (a difference of -3% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Senior Accountant based on all salary survey responses is: £35,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Senior Accountant is £19.15.

Assorted Senior Accountant Salary Information

£33,000East of England23-November-14
£30,000South East19-September-14
£27,000Yorkshire and North East11-June-14
£33,000South East17-October-13
Chart to the right shows ten most recent raw datapoints. Outlying points may be discarded.
Graph of Senior Accountant salary data

Senior Accountant Salary By UK Region

£29,500Yorkshire and North East
£29,000East of England
£59,395South East
£30,000South West
£70,000North West

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Senior Accountant, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £28,731 for a worker in their 20s, £37,541 (30s), £44,437 (40s) and £44,437 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Senior Accountant is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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