Rochester average salary comparison

An average salary is ranging between 31.1k in Swale and 35.4k in Tonbridge and Malling. 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.
Rochester average salary comparison
AreaAverage salary in 2019
Tonbridge and Malling£35.4k
United Kingdom£37.4k
Rochester average salary by year

Rochester average salary comparison by sex

Gross average income in 2019 for female and male.

Rochester average salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale average salaryMale average salary
Tonbridge and Malling£31.1k£38.3k
United Kingdom£31.8k£41.2k

Rochester median salary comparison

A median salary is ranging between 27.7k in Swale and 29.9k in Maidstone. 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.
Rochester median salary comparison
AreaMedian salary in 2019
Tonbridge and Malling£29.7k
United Kingdom£30.4k
Rochester median salary by year

Rochester median salary comparison by sex

Gross median income in 2019 for female and male.

Rochester median salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale median salaryMale median salary
Tonbridge and MallingN/A£31.0k
United Kingdom£26.8k£32.9k

Rochester unemployment rate comparison

An unemployment rate is ranging between 2.4% in Maidstone and 4.9% in Swale. UK unemployment rate is 3.8% in 2019.
Rochester unemployment rate comparison
AreaUnemployment rate in 2019
Tonbridge and Malling2.8%
United Kingdom3.8%
Rochester unemployment rate by year

Rochester 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 Swale 001, with £27.2k. The area with the highest average net income was Tonbridge and Malling 007, with £54.0k. Median income was £36.7k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £36.7k. 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).

Rochester net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Swale 001 £27.2k
median £36.7k
highest Tonbridge and Malling 007 £54.0k

Rochester 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.

Rochester relative housing costs map

Rochester working age population share

2018 population estimates.


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England & Wales
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Rochester working age population share
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