Bath average salary comparison

The average salary is ranging between £28.6k in Mendip and £36.4k in Bath and North East Somerset. The UK average salary was £38.6k in 2020. 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 data was published in November 2020. The income includes incentive payments and are available for local government districts/counties.
Bath average salary comparison
Local authorityAverage salary in 2020
Mendip£28.6k
South Somerset£33.0k
Bath and North East Somerset£36.4k
United Kingdom£38.6k
Bath average salary by year

Bath average salary comparison by sex

The average salary for female is ranging between £26.9k in Mendip and £30.3k in South Somerset. The UK average salary for female was £33.3k in 2020. The average salary for male is ranging between £29.7k in Mendip and £34.2k in South Somerset. The UK average salary for male was £42.2k in 2020.
Bath average salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale average salary, 2020Male average salary
Mendip£26.9k£29.7k
South Somerset£30.3k£34.2k
Bath and North East SomersetN/A£40.0k
United Kingdom£33.3k£42.2k

Bath median salary comparison

The median salary is ranging between £28.0k in Mendip and £29.1k in South Somerset. The UK median salary was £31.5k in 2020.
Bath median salary comparison
Local authorityMedian salary in 2020
Bath and North East SomersetN/A
Mendip£28.0k
South Somerset£29.1k
United Kingdom£31.5k
Bath median salary by year

Bath median salary comparison by sex

The median salary for female is ranging between £26.9k in Mendip and £28.4k in South Somerset. The UK median salary for female was £28.0k in 2020. The median salary for male is ranging between £28.2k in Mendip and £29.3k in South Somerset. The UK median salary for male was £33.9k in 2020.
Bath median salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale median salary, 2020Male median salary
Bath and North East SomersetN/AN/A
Mendip£26.9k£28.2k
South Somerset£28.4k£29.3k
United Kingdom£28.0k£33.9k

Bath unemployment rate comparison

The unemployment rate is ranging between 3.3% in Bath and North East Somerset and 3.6% in South Somerset. The UK unemployment rate was 4.5% in 2020.
Bath unemployment rate comparison
Local authorityUnemployment rate in 2020
Bath and North East Somerset3.3%
Mendip3.6%
South Somerset3.6%
United Kingdom4.5%
Bath unemployment rate by year

Bath house price to earnings ratio

The median property price to median earnings ratio is ranging between 7.5 in South Somerset and 10 in Bath and North East Somerset. Ie. South Somerset resident with middle-income needs 7.5 gross annual salaries to buy a medium-priced property. Resident in Bath and North East Somerset needs 10 annual salaries. The England and Wales ratio was 7.7 in 2019.
Bath house price to earnings ratio
Local authorityMedian house price to median salary ratio in 2019
South Somerset7.5
England and Wales7.7
Mendip9
Bath and North East Somerset10
Bath house price to earnings ratio history

Bath 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 Bath and North East Somerset 011, with £25.3k. The area with the highest average net income was Bath and North East Somerset 012, with £42.7k. Median income was £33.0k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £33.0k. 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).

Bath net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Bath and North East Somerset 011 £25.3k
median £33.0k
highest Bath and North East Somerset 012 £42.7k

Bath 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.

Bath relative housing costs map

Bath working age population share

2019 population estimates.

42

Bath
average age

40.3

England & Wales
average age
Bath working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-1582.3k17.6%19.1%
16-64286k61.0%62.3%
65+100.0k21.4%18.5%

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