Powys average salary comparison

The average salary in Powys is 28.4k. 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.
Powys average salary comparison
AreaAverage salary in 2019
United Kingdom£37.4k
Powys average salary by year

Powys average salary comparison by sex

Gross average income in 2019 for female and male.

Powys average salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale average salaryMale average salary
United Kingdom£31.8k£41.2k

Powys median salary comparison

The median salary in Powys is 26.1k. 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.
Powys median salary comparison
AreaMedian salary in 2019
United Kingdom£30.4k
Powys median salary by year

Powys median salary comparison by sex

Gross median income in 2019 for female and male.

Powys median salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale median salaryMale median salary
United Kingdom£26.8k£32.9k

Powys unemployment rate comparison

The unemployment rate in Powys is 2.6%. UK unemployment rate is 3.8% in 2019.
Powys unemployment rate comparison
AreaUnemployment rate in 2019
United Kingdom3.8%
Powys unemployment rate by year

Powys 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 Powys 009, with £22.0k. The area with the highest average net income was Powys 018, with £30.3k. Median income was £25.7k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £25.7k. 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).

Powys net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Powys 009 £22.0k
median £25.7k
highest Powys 018 £30.3k

Powys 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.

Powys relative housing costs map

Powys working age population share

2018 population estimates.


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Powys working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales

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