Powys average salary comparison

The average salary in Powys is ££31.9k. 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.
Powys average salary comparison
Local authorityAverage salary in 2020
Powys£31.9k
United Kingdom£38.6k
Powys average salary by year

Powys average salary comparison by sex

The average salary for female in Powys is ££31.4k. The UK average salary for female was £33.3k in 2020. The average salary for male in Powys is ££32.2k. The UK average salary for male was £42.2k in 2020.
Powys average salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale average salary, 2020Male average salary
Powys£31.4k£32.2k
United Kingdom£33.3k£42.2k

Powys median salary comparison

The median salary in Powys is ££29.4k. The UK median salary was £31.5k in 2020.
Powys median salary comparison
Local authorityMedian salary in 2020
Powys£29.4k
United Kingdom£31.5k
Powys median salary by year

Powys median salary comparison by sex

The median salary for female in Powys is ££23.6k. The UK median salary for female was £28.0k in 2020. The median salary for male in Powys is ££30.5k. The UK median salary for male was £33.9k in 2020.
Powys median salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale median salary, 2020Male median salary
Powys£23.6k£30.5k
United Kingdom£28.0k£33.9k

Powys unemployment rate comparison

The unemployment rate in Powys is 2.6%%. The UK unemployment rate was 4.8% in Q4/2019 - Q3/2020.
Powys unemployment rate comparison
Local authorityUnemployment rate in Q4/2019 - Q3/2020
Powys2.6%
United Kingdom4.8%
Powys unemployment rate by year

Powys house price to earnings ratio

The median property price to median earnings ratio in Powys is 6.7. Ie. Powys resident with middle-income needs 6.7 gross annual salaries to buy a medium-priced property. Resident in Powys needs 6.7 annual salaries. The England and Wales ratio was 7.7 in 2019.
Powys house price to earnings ratio
Local authorityMedian house price to median salary ratio in 2019
Powys6.7
England and Wales7.7
Powys house price to earnings ratio history

Powys 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 Powys 009, with £22.0k. The area with the highest average net income was Powys 018, with £30.3k. Median income was £25.7k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £25.7k. 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).

Powys net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Powys 009 £22.0k
median £25.7k
highest Powys 018 £30.3k

Powys 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.

Powys relative housing costs map

Powys working age population share

2019 population estimates.

46.1

Powys
average age

40.3

England & Wales
average age
Powys working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-1521.2k16.0%19.1%
16-6474.9k56.6%62.3%
65+36.4k27.5%18.5%

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