How much does a Accountant make?

Updated 7 Oct 2021
£37,956 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,794 salaries

£23K

Low

£62K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Accountant is £37,956 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Accountant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2794 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Accountant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Accountant£37,956 /yr
L3
Senior Accountant£43,655 /yr
L4
Adjunct AccountantNo Salary Reports
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£28,226

per year

Accountant-entry Level

£37,144

per year

Junior Accountant

£23,580

per year

Staff Accountant

£33,361

per year

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PwC
3.9

PwC

Accountant

£38,642

 /yr
Range: £19K - £97K
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£19K

£97K

£19,414 - £96,689 Range

KPMG
3.9

KPMG

Accountant

£35,762

 /yr
Range: £20K - £66K

£20K

£66K

£20,000 - £66,057 Range

Department for Work And Pensions
3.8

Department for Work And Pensions

Accountant

£47,070

 /yr
Range: £29K - £89K

£29K

£89K

£28,883 - £89,134 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Accountant

£40,001

 /yr
Range: £21K - £81K

£21K

£81K

£21,265 - £81,009 Range

Deloitte
4

Deloitte

Accountant

£42,699

 /yr
Range: £28K - £73K

£28K

£73K

£28,258 - £72,576 Range

NHS
3.9

NHS

Accountant

£37,806

 /yr
Range: £20K - £97K

£20K

£97K

£20,325 - £97,174 Range

BDO
3.6

BDO

Accountant

£36,372

 /yr
Range: £19K - £90K

£19K

£90K

£18,594 - £89,707 Range

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Morrisons
3.5

Morrisons

Accountant

£37,875

 /yr
Range: £21K - £46K

£21K

£46K

£20,736 - £46,000 Range

Safeguard Business Systems
3.1

Safeguard Business Systems

Accountant

£32,506

 /yr
Range: £21K - £72K

£21K

£72K

£20,660 - £72,311 Range

SJD Accountancy
3.3

SJD Accountancy

Accountant

£25,125

 /yr
Range: £22K - £40K

£22K

£40K

£21,955 - £40,326 Range

Reed
4.1

Reed

Accountant

£28,428

 /yr
Range: £17K - £45K

£17K

£45K

£16,989 - £45,303 Range

Tesco
3.8

Tesco

Accountant

£30,930

 /yr
Range: £19K - £86K

£19K

£86K

£18,818 - £86,102 Range

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
3.8

£37K

£64K

£36,749 - £63,747 Range

Vertu Motors
3.3

Vertu Motors

Accountant

£50,966

 /yr
Range: £45K - £60K

£45K

£60K

£45,303 - £60,377 Range

Enterprise
3.4

Enterprise

Accountant

£26,606

 /yr
Range: £21K - £88K

£21K

£88K

£21,067 - £87,725 Range

Robert Half
3.8

Robert Half

Accountant

£48,872

 /yr
Range: £27K - £59K

£27K

£59K

£26,692 - £58,812 Range

Brook Street
3.5

Brook Street

Accountant

£28,512

 /yr
Range: £20K - £57K

£20K

£57K

£19,699 - £57,024 Range

Kreston Reeves
3.7

Kreston Reeves

Accountant

£39,547

 /yr
Range: £27K - £50K

£27K

£50K

£27,340 - £50,314 Range

RSM
4

RSM

Accountant

£36,108

 /yr
Range: £22K - £49K

£22K

£49K

£22,000 - £48,999 Range

Aston Shaw
2.2

Aston Shaw

Accountant

£16,788

 /yr
Range: £12K - £35K

£12K

£35K

£12,448 - £35,441 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Accountant salaries

The national average salary for an Accountant is £37,956 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see an Accountant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2794 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Accountant employees.

The highest salary for an Accountant in United Kingdom is £62,157 per year.

The lowest salary for an Accountant in United Kingdom is £23,178 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent accountant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£72,576
per year
A Financial Accountant in the London Area area reported making £72,576 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£25,000
per year
A Financial Accountant in the Birmingham Area area reported making £25,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Birmingham Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£21,000
monthly
An Accountant in the Aberdeen Area area reported making £21,000 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Aberdeen Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£46,656
per year
An Accountant in the London Area area reported making £46,656 per year
Additional Pay
£7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
£43,000
per year
A Financial Accountant in the London Area area reported making £43,000 per year
Additional Pay
£6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
£26,000
per year
An Accountant in the London Area area reported making £26,000 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Private Practice / Firm
£28,000
per year
A Revenue Accounting in the London Area area reported making £28,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£26,136
per year
An Accountant in the Edinburgh Area area reported making £26,136 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Edinburgh Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£45,000
per year
An Accountant in the London Area area reported making £45,000 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public