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Leicester average salary comparison 2017

Gross average income in 2017 for full-time employees by local government district. An employee has to be in the same job for over 12 months. The data collected is Tax Year Ending. The income includes incentive payments.

Leicester average salary comparison
AreaAverage salary
Oadby and Wigston£27.2k
Hinckley and Bosworth£27.7k
Rutland£28k
Melton£29k
Leicester£29.6k
North West Leicestershire£31k
Harborough£31.1k
Blaby£31.9k
Charnwood£33.5k
United Kingdom£35.4k

Leicester median salary comparison 2017

Gross median income in 2017 for full-time employees including incentive payments. Median income divides the income distribution into two equal groups, half having income above that amount, and half having income below that amount.

Leicester median salary comparison
AreaMedian salary
Oadby and Wigston£23.5k
Rutland£23.9k
Leicester£25.2k
Hinckley and Bosworth£25.4k
Melton£25.5k
North West Leicestershire£26k
Blaby£26.6k
Harborough£26.9k
Charnwood£27.4k
United Kingdom£28.8k

Leicester unemployment rate comparison 2017

Leicester unemployment rate comparison
AreaUnemployment rate
Rutland2.7%
North West Leicestershire2.9%
Harborough3.3%
Oadby and Wigston3.4%
Blaby3.5%
Hinckley and Bosworth3.8%
Charnwood4%
Melton4.1%
United Kingdom4.4%
Leicester5.5%

Leicester average salary

Gross average income in 2017 for full-time employees. An employee has to be in the same job for over 12 months. The data collected is Tax Year Ending. The income includes incentive payments.

Leicester average salary by year

Leicester median salary

Gross annual median income for full-time employees including incentive payments.

Leicester median salary by year

Leicester unemployment rate

Leicester unemployment rate by year

Leicester net household income map

Map shows net average household income in 2016 by middle layer super output area (MSOA). The lowest household income was in Leicester 040, with £22.6k. The area with the highest average income was Charnwood 016, with £40.9k. Median income was £29.6k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £29.6k. 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).

Leicester net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Leicester 040 £22.6k
median £29.6k
highest Charnwood 016 £40.9k

Leicester relative housing costs map

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

Leicester relative housing costs map

Leicester working age population share

2016 population estimates.

Leicester working age population share

Related reports

Leicester population statistics


Leicester crime statistics


Leicester real estate market


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