Croydon average salary comparisonThe average salary is ranging between £37.9k in Croydon and £38.0k in Tandridge. 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.
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Croydon average salary comparison by sexThe average salary for female is ranging between £32.9k in Croydon and £23.3k in Tandridge. The UK average salary for female was £33.3k in 2020. The average salary for male is ranging between £41.1k in Croydon and £42.2k in Tandridge. The UK average salary for male was £42.2k in 2020.
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Croydon median salary comparisonThe median salary is ranging between £31.6k in Tandridge and £34.4k in Croydon. The UK median salary was £31.5k in 2020.
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Croydon median salary comparison by sexThe median salary for female in Croydon is ££30.1k. The UK median salary for female was £28.0k in 2020. The median salary for male in Croydon is ££38.0k. The UK median salary for male was £33.9k in 2020.
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Croydon unemployment rate comparisonThe unemployment rate is ranging between 3.1% in Tandridge and 6.3% in Croydon. The UK unemployment rate was 4.5% in 2020.
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Croydon house price to earnings ratioThe median property price to median earnings ratio is ranging between 11.2 in Croydon and 12 in Tandridge. Ie. Croydon resident with middle-income needs 11.2 gross annual salaries to buy a medium-priced property. Resident in Tandridge needs 12 annual salaries. The England and Wales ratio was 7.7 in 2019.
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|England and Wales||7.7|
Croydon 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 Croydon 030, with £30.3k. The area with the highest average net income was Croydon 042, with £53.6k. Median income was £39.9k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £39.9k. 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).
|lowest|| Croydon 030 || £30.3k |
|median|| || £39.9k |
|highest|| Croydon 042 || £53.6k|
Croydon 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.
Croydon working age population share
2019 population estimates.
40.3England & Wales
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