Sheffield average salary comparison

An average salary is ranging between 30.2k in Chesterfield and 33.8k in Barnsley. 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.
Sheffield average salary comparison
AreaAverage salary in 2019
Chesterfield£30.2k
Bolsover£30.6k
Sheffield£32.1k
Rotherham£32.6k
Barnsley£33.8k
United Kingdom£37.4k
Sheffield average salary by year

Sheffield average salary comparison by sex

Gross average income in 2019 for female and male.

Sheffield average salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale average salaryMale average salary
Chesterfield£24.6k£34.3k
Bolsover£26.6k£32.5k
Sheffield£29.2k£34.1k
Rotherham£25.5k£36.6k
Barnsley£27.9k£37.9k
United Kingdom£31.8k£41.2k

Sheffield median salary comparison

A median salary is ranging between 24.0k in Bolsover and 28.3k in Sheffield. 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.
Sheffield median salary comparison
AreaMedian salary in 2019
Bolsover£24.0k
North East Derbyshire£25.8k
Rotherham£26.3k
Chesterfield£27.0k
Barnsley£27.9k
Sheffield£28.3k
United Kingdom£30.4k
Sheffield median salary by year

Sheffield median salary comparison by sex

Gross median income in 2019 for female and male.

Sheffield median salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale median salaryMale median salary
Bolsover£21.0k£27.6k
North East Derbyshire£24.1k£26.4k
Rotherham£22.6k£27.5k
Chesterfield£21.9k£30.3k
Barnsley£25.5k£29.9k
Sheffield£25.2k£30.4k
United Kingdom£26.8k£32.9k

Sheffield unemployment rate comparison

An unemployment rate is ranging between 3.5% in North East Derbyshire and 5.9% in Chesterfield. UK unemployment rate is 3.8% in 2019.
Sheffield unemployment rate comparison
AreaUnemployment rate in 2019
North East Derbyshire3.5%
United Kingdom3.8%
Barnsley4.3%
Bolsover4.3%
Sheffield4.4%
Rotherham5.1%
Chesterfield5.9%
Sheffield unemployment rate by year

Sheffield 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 Sheffield 022, with £17.2k. The area with the highest average net income was Sheffield 041, with £46.8k. Median income was £27.0k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £27.0k. 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).

Sheffield net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Sheffield 022 £17.2k
median £27.0k
highest Sheffield 041 £46.8k

Sheffield 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.

Sheffield relative housing costs map

Sheffield working age population share

2018 population estimates.

40.3

Sheffield
average age

40.2

England & Wales
average age
Sheffield working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-15261k18.2%19.1%
16-64905k63.1%62.5%
65+268k18.7%18.3%

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