Wolverhampton average salary comparisonThe average salary is ranging between £34.8k in Wolverhampton and £38.5k in South Staffordshire. The UK average salary was £42.2k in 2023. 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.
|Average salary in 2023
Wolverhampton average salary comparison by sexThe average salary for female is ranging between £31.2k in Wolverhampton and £30.4k in South Staffordshire. The UK average salary for female was £37.2k in 2023. The average salary for male is ranging between £37.4k in Wolverhampton and £43.0k in South Staffordshire. The UK average salary for male was £45.6k in 2023.
|Female average salary, 2023
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Wolverhampton median salary comparisonThe median salary is ranging between £31.4k in Shropshire and £32.1k in South Staffordshire. The UK median salary was £35.0k in 2023.
|Median salary in 2023
Wolverhampton median salary comparison by sexThe median salary for female is ranging between £28.3k in Shropshire and £22.2k in South Staffordshire. The UK median salary for female was £31.7k in 2023. The median salary for male is ranging between £33.4k in Shropshire and £33.4k in South Staffordshire. The UK median salary for male was £37.4k in 2023.
|Female median salary in 2023
|Male median salary
Wolverhampton unemployment rate comparisonThe unemployment rate is ranging between 2.7% in South Staffordshire and 6.2% in Wolverhampton. The UK unemployment rate was 3.7% in 2023.
|Unemployment rate in 2023
Wolverhampton house price to earnings ratioThe median property price to median earnings ratio is ranging between 6.2 in Wolverhampton and 7.8 in South Staffordshire. Ie. Wolverhampton resident with middle-income needs 6.2 gross annual salaries to buy a medium-priced property. Resident in South Staffordshire needs 7.8 annual salaries. The England and Wales ratio was 8.16 in 2022.
|Median house price to median salary ratio in 2022
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Wolverhampton net household income map
Map shows the net average household income in 2020 by middle layer super output area (MSOA). The lowest average net household income was in Wolverhampton 016, with £23.1k. The area with the highest average net income was South Staffordshire 009, with £39.4k. Median income was £31.3k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £31.3k. Median income for England and Wales was 34.5k ( the lowest income was in Middlesbrough 001, £19.3k, the highest in Westminster 019, £67.0k).
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Wolverhampton working age population share
2020 population estimates.
40.4England & Wales
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Other reports for Wolverhampton postcode area