North Yorkshire average salary comparison

The average salary is ranging between £28.5k in Middlesbrough and £37.1k in York. The UK average salary was £38.1k in 2021. 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 data was published in November 2021. The income includes incentive payments and are available for local government districts/counties.
North Yorkshire average salary comparison
Local authorityAverage salary in 2021
Middlesbrough£28.5k
Scarborough£28.9k
Redcar and Cleveland£29.3k
Ryedale£29.5k
Hambleton£32.1k
Craven£32.4k
Selby£34.4k
Richmondshire£35.1k
Harrogate£35.5k
York£37.1k
United Kingdom£38.1k
North Yorkshire average salary by year

North Yorkshire average salary comparison by sex

The average salary for female is ranging between £25.1k in Middlesbrough and £31.9k in York. The UK average salary for female was £33.2k in 2021. The average salary for male is ranging between £30.4k in Middlesbrough and £40.3k in York. The UK average salary for male was £41.5k in 2021.
North Yorkshire average salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale average salary, 2021Male average salary
Middlesbrough£25.1k£30.4k
Scarborough£25.6k£31.8k
Redcar and Cleveland£27.5k£30.7k
Ryedale£23.7k£32.0k
Hambleton£32.0k£32.1k
Craven£28.6kN/A
Selby£30.1k£36.2k
RichmondshireN/A£36.5k
Harrogate£32.3k£37.4k
York£31.9k£40.3k
United Kingdom£33.2k£41.5k

North Yorkshire median salary comparison

The median salary is ranging between £25.0k in Redcar and Cleveland and £32.5k in York. The UK median salary was £31.3k in 2021.
North Yorkshire median salary comparison
Local authorityMedian salary in 2021
Redcar and Cleveland£25.0k
Middlesbrough£26.0k
Scarborough£26.2k
Ryedale£26.2k
Hambleton£27.7k
Harrogate£28.9k
Richmondshire£29.8k
United Kingdom£31.3k
Selby£31.5k
York£32.5k
North Yorkshire median salary by year

North Yorkshire median salary comparison by sex

The median salary for female is ranging between £23.4k in Redcar and Cleveland and £28.7k in York. The UK median salary for female was £28.3k in 2021. The median salary for male is ranging between £26.2k in Redcar and Cleveland and £36.3k in York. The UK median salary for male was £33.4k in 2021.
North Yorkshire median salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale median salary, 2021Male median salary
Redcar and Cleveland£23.4k£26.2k
Middlesbrough£22.8kN/A
Scarborough£23.6k£30.1k
Ryedale£23.1k£28.9k
Hambleton£27.8kN/A
Harrogate£27.2k£30.0k
RichmondshireN/A£31.1k
United Kingdom£28.3k£33.4k
Selby£28.4k£31.7k
York£28.7k£36.3k

North Yorkshire unemployment rate comparison

The unemployment rate is ranging between 2.8% in Craven and 7.5% in Middlesbrough. The UK unemployment rate was 4.8% in 2021.
North Yorkshire unemployment rate comparison
Local authorityUnemployment rate in 2021
Craven2.8%
Selby3.2%
Harrogate3.3%
Richmondshire3.4%
Hambleton3.5%
York3.6%
Ryedale4.1%
Scarborough4.7%
United Kingdom4.8%
Redcar and Cleveland6.6%
Middlesbrough7.5%
North Yorkshire unemployment rate by year

North Yorkshire house price to earnings ratio

The median property price to median earnings ratio is ranging between 4.9 in Redcar and Cleveland and 8.9 in Harrogate. Ie. Redcar and Cleveland resident with middle-income needs 4.9 gross annual salaries to buy a medium-priced property. Resident in Harrogate needs 8.9 annual salaries. The England and Wales ratio was 7.69 in 2020.
North Yorkshire house price to earnings ratio
Local authorityMedian house price to median salary ratio in 2020
Redcar and Cleveland4.9
Middlesbrough5.2
Scarborough6.1
Selby6.2
Hambleton7.2
England and Wales7.69
Richmondshire8
York8.5
Ryedale8.7
Craven8.8
Harrogate8.9
North Yorkshire house price to earnings ratio history

North Yorkshire 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 Middlesbrough 003, with £19.7k. The area with the highest average net income was Harrogate 021, with £44.2k. Median income was £29.8k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £29.8k. 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).

North Yorkshire net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Middlesbrough 003 £19.7k
median £29.8k
highest Harrogate 021 £44.2k

North Yorkshire 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.

North Yorkshire relative housing costs map

North Yorkshire working age population share

2020 population estimates.

42.9

North Yorkshire
average age

40.4

England & Wales
average age
North Yorkshire working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-15191k17.2%19.1%
16-64671k60.4%62.2%
65+248k22.4%18.6%

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