Liverpool average salary comparison

An average salary is ranging between 30.0k in Sefton and 34.1k in West Lancashire. 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.
Liverpool average salary comparison
AreaAverage salary in 2019
West Lancashire£34.1k
United Kingdom£37.4k
Liverpool average salary by year

Liverpool average salary comparison by sex

Gross average income in 2019 for female and male.

Liverpool average salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale average salaryMale average salary
West Lancashire£26.1k£38.3k
United Kingdom£31.8k£41.2k

Liverpool median salary comparison

A median salary is ranging between 26.4k in Sefton and 29.6k in Liverpool. 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.
Liverpool median salary comparison
AreaMedian salary in 2019
West Lancashire£28.7k
United Kingdom£30.4k
Liverpool median salary by year

Liverpool median salary comparison by sex

Gross median income in 2019 for female and male.

Liverpool median salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale median salaryMale median salary
West Lancashire£22.5k£32.8k
United Kingdom£26.8k£32.9k

Liverpool unemployment rate comparison

An unemployment rate is ranging between 3% in Sefton and 4.6% in West Lancashire. UK unemployment rate is 3.8% in 2019.
Liverpool unemployment rate comparison
AreaUnemployment rate in 2019
United Kingdom3.8%
West Lancashire4.6%
Liverpool unemployment rate by year

Liverpool 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 Liverpool 039, with £17.1k. The area with the highest average net income was Liverpool 047, with £41.4k. Median income was £26.3k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £26.3k. 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).

Liverpool net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Liverpool 039 £17.1k
median £26.3k
highest Liverpool 047 £41.4k

Liverpool 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.

Liverpool relative housing costs map

Liverpool working age population share

2018 population estimates.


average age


England & Wales
average age
Liverpool working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales

Associated reports:

Liverpool home energy certificates

Liverpool crime statistics

Liverpool home features

Liverpool population statistics

Liverpool property prices

Liverpool energy costs

Homeimage/svg+xmlOpencliparteco green house icon2012-05-29T15:40:56