Lancaster average salary comparison

An average salary is ranging between 28.3k in South Lakeland and 38.9k in Barrow-in-Furness. UK average salary is 37.4k in 2019. Gross average salary is calculated for full-time employees. Employee has to be in the same job for over 12 months. The data collected is Tax Year Ending. The income includes incentive payments and are available for local government districts/counties.
Lancaster average salary comparison
AreaAverage salary in 2019
South Lakeland£28.3k
United Kingdom£37.4k
Lancaster average salary by year

Lancaster average salary comparison by sex

Gross average income in 2019 for female and male.

Lancaster average salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale average salaryMale average salary
South Lakeland£25.1k£30.0k
United Kingdom£31.8k£41.2k

Lancaster median salary comparison

A median salary is ranging between 27.3k in Lancaster and 35.6k in Barrow-in-Furness. UK median salary is 30.4k in 2019. Gross median salary in 2019 for full-time employees including incentive payments. Median income divides the income distribution into two equal groups, upper half having income above that amount, and lower half having income below that amount.
Lancaster median salary comparison
AreaMedian salary in 2019
South LakelandN/A
United Kingdom£30.4k
Lancaster median salary by year

Lancaster median salary comparison by sex

Gross median income in 2019 for female and male.

Lancaster median salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale median salaryMale median salary
South Lakeland£20.8kN/A
United Kingdom£26.8k£32.9k

Lancaster unemployment rate comparison

An unemployment rate is ranging between 1.8% in South Lakeland and 4.8% in Lancaster. UK unemployment rate is 3.8% in 2019.
Lancaster unemployment rate comparison
AreaUnemployment rate in 2019
South Lakeland1.8%
United Kingdom3.8%
Lancaster unemployment rate by year

Lancaster net household income map

Map shows the net average household income in 2016 by middle layer super output area (MSOA). The lowest average net household income was in Barrow-in-Furness 008, with £19.6k. The area with the highest average net income was South Lakeland 010, with £34.8k. Median income was £29.7k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £29.7k. Median income for England and Wales was 31.9k ( the lowest income was in Leeds 086, £16.8k, the highest in Tower Hamlets 033, £93.8k).

Lancaster net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Barrow-in-Furness 008 £19.6k
median £29.7k
highest South Lakeland 010 £34.8k

Lancaster relative housing costs map

The map below shows housing costs share of net household income in 2016. The higher the share of income costs the darker the displayed color. An equivalisation scale and different models for income before housing costs and after housing costs may result in a few inconsitencies. Although there are some inconsistencies, it does not change significantly the overall picture of area comparison.

Lancaster relative housing costs map

Lancaster working age population share

2018 population estimates.


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England & Wales
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Lancaster working age population share
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