Norwich average salary comparison

An average salary is ranging between 26.3k in Breckland and 34.5k in Great Yarmouth. 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.
Norwich average salary comparison
AreaAverage salary in 2019
North NorfolkN/A
South Norfolk£32.6k
Great Yarmouth£34.5k
United Kingdom£37.4k
Norwich average salary by year

Norwich average salary comparison by sex

Gross average income in 2019 for female and male.

Norwich average salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale average salaryMale average salary
North Norfolk£23.9kN/A
South Norfolk£27.3k£36.4k
Great Yarmouth£25.7k£39.2k
United Kingdom£31.8k£41.2k

Norwich median salary comparison

A median salary is ranging between 25.2k in Breckland and 28.8k in South Norfolk. 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.
Norwich median salary comparison
AreaMedian salary in 2019
North NorfolkN/A
Great Yarmouth£28.4k
South Norfolk£28.8k
United Kingdom£30.4k
Norwich median salary by year

Norwich median salary comparison by sex

Gross median income in 2019 for female and male.

Norwich median salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale median salaryMale median salary
North NorfolkN/AN/A
Great Yarmouth£23.2k£31.3k
South Norfolk£25.6k£31.6k
United Kingdom£26.8k£32.9k

Norwich unemployment rate comparison

An unemployment rate is ranging between 2.3% in North Norfolk and 5.1% in Great Yarmouth. UK unemployment rate is 3.8% in 2019.
Norwich unemployment rate comparison
AreaUnemployment rate in 2019
North Norfolk2.3%
South Norfolk2.5%
United Kingdom3.8%
Great Yarmouth5.1%
Norwich unemployment rate by year

Norwich 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 Great Yarmouth 006, with £20.4k. The area with the highest average net income was South Norfolk 002, with £42.7k. Median income was £33.5k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £33.5k. 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).

Norwich net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Great Yarmouth 006 £20.4k
median £33.5k
highest South Norfolk 002 £42.7k

Norwich 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.

Norwich relative housing costs map

Norwich working age population share

2018 population estimates.


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England & Wales
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Norwich working age population share
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