Peterborough average salary comparison

An average salary is ranging between 25.8k in Boston and 36.1k in Huntingdonshire. 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.
Peterborough average salary comparison
AreaAverage salary in 2019
South Holland£29.0k
East Lindsey£30.4k
East Northamptonshire£31.8k
King's Lynn and West Norfolk£32.3k
United Kingdom£37.4k
Peterborough average salary by year

Peterborough average salary comparison by sex

Gross average income in 2019 for female and male.

Peterborough average salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale average salaryMale average salary
South Holland£24.7k£31.6k
East Lindsey£26.5k£32.8k
East Northamptonshire£31.1k£32.2k
King's Lynn and West Norfolk£25.8k£35.9k
United Kingdom£31.8k£41.2k

Peterborough median salary comparison

A median salary is ranging between 23.3k in Fenland and 29.5k in Huntingdonshire. 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.
Peterborough median salary comparison
AreaMedian salary in 2019
South Holland£24.9k
East Lindsey£25.8k
East Northamptonshire£27.9k
King's Lynn and West Norfolk£29.5k
United Kingdom£30.4k
Peterborough median salary by year

Peterborough median salary comparison by sex

Gross median income in 2019 for female and male.

Peterborough median salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale median salaryMale median salary
South Holland£20.3k£28.5k
East Lindsey£21.9k£28.2k
East Northamptonshire£27.7k£27.8k
King's Lynn and West Norfolk£22.6k£31.1k
United Kingdom£26.8k£32.9k

Peterborough unemployment rate comparison

An unemployment rate is ranging between 2.8% in Huntingdonshire and 5.4% in Peterborough. UK unemployment rate is 3.8% in 2019.
Peterborough unemployment rate comparison
AreaUnemployment rate in 2019
King's Lynn and West Norfolk3.2%
East Northamptonshire3.5%
United Kingdom3.8%
South Holland4.3%
East Lindsey4.8%
Peterborough unemployment rate by year

Peterborough 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 East Lindsey 010, with £21.6k. The area with the highest average net income was Huntingdonshire 015, with £49.0k. Median income was £31.5k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £31.5k. 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).

Peterborough net household income map
NameNet income
lowest East Lindsey 010 £21.6k
median £31.5k
highest Huntingdonshire 015 £49.0k

Peterborough 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.

Peterborough relative housing costs map

Peterborough working age population share

2018 population estimates.


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England & Wales
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Peterborough working age population share
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