These are the average salaries that 100 UK careers pay…

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  • Are you considering a career path change, or just generally curious about what your friends might earn?

    Are you considering a career path change, thinking you’re in need of a pay rise, or just generally curious about what your friends might earn?

    The Office of National Statistics has surveyed the salaries of a rather impressive 21,563,000 people in the UK and generated an epic list of average salaries for 400 common job roles in the UK. But before you commit yourself to a new life as a Broker, bear in mind that the average UK salary is a slightly more modest £27,271…

    Here are 117 annual UK salaries from the list of 400…

    1. Brokers – £133,677
    2. Chief executives and senior officials – £107,703
    3. Aircraft pilots and flight engineers – £90,146
    4. Marketing and sales directors – £82,962
    5. Advertising and public relations directors – £77,619
    6. Legal professionals – £73,425
    7. Medical practitioners – £69,463
    8. Human resource managers and directors – £56,315
    9. Sales accounts and business development managers – £51,576
    10. Senior professionals of educational establishments – £49,679
    11. Senior officers in fire, ambulance, prison and related services – £48,228
    12. Business and financial project management professionals – £47,795
    13. Train and tram drivers – £47,101
    14. Solicitors – £46,576
    15. Taxation experts – £46.551
    16. Finance and investment analysts and advisers – £45,490
    17. Property, housing and estate managers – £44,423
    18. Insurance underwriters – £43,487
    19. Barristers and judges – £43,368
    20. Architects – £43,029
    21. Financial accounts managers – £41,389
    22. Quantity surveyors – £41,086
    23. Information technology and telecommunications professionals – £40,957
    24. Programmers and software development professionals – £40,748
    25. Construction project managers and related professionals – £40,519
    26. Advertising accounts managers and creative directors – £40,510
    27. Dental practitioners – £40,268
    28. Civil engineers – £40,200
    29. Rail transport operatives – £40,060
    30. Higher education teaching professionals – £40,054
    31. Police officers (sergeant and below) – £38,720
    32. Chartered and certified accountants – £38,692
    33. Veterinarians – £37,763
    34. Arts officers, producers and directors – £37,519
    35. Pharmacists – £37,439 39. Paramedics – £36,771
    36. Psychologists – £36,495
    37. Chartered surveyors – £36,470
    38. Rail construction and maintenance operatives – £35,781
    39. Crane drivers – £35,458
    40. Journalists, newspaper and periodical editors – £34,639
    41. Engineering technicians – £34,355
    42. Education advisers and school inspectors – £31,655
    43. Medical radiographers – £31,521
    44. Ophthalmic opticians – £30,834
    45. Rail travel assistants – £30,698
    46. Electricians and electrical fitters – £30,345
    47. Leisure and sports managers – £30,201
    48. Probation officers – £30,026
    49. Primary and nursery education teaching professionals – £29,908
    50. Web design and development professionals – £29,856
    51. Marketing associate professionals – £29,797
    52. Midwives – £29,529
    53. Public relations professionals – £29,488
    54. Human resources and industrial relations officers – £29,221
    55. Hotel and accommodation managers – £29,161
    56. Social workers – £28,745
    57. Physiotherapists – £28,560
    58. Customer service managers and supervisors – £28,387
    59. Product, clothing and related designers – £28,346
    60. Plumbers – £27,330
    61. Speech and language therapists – £26,765
    62. Medical and dental technicians – £26,440
    63. Nurses – £26,252
    64. Occupational therapists – £26,037
    65. Police community support officers – £26,012
    66. Graphic designers – £25,952
    67. IT engineers – £25,934
    68. Authors, writers and translators – £25,767
    69. Mechanics and electricians – £25,145
    70. Librarians – £24,927
    71. Carpenters and joiners – £24,817
    72. Bricklayers and masons – £24,790
    73. Estate agents and auctioneers – £24,622
    74. Finance officers – £24,418
    75. Restaurant and catering establishment managers – £23,781
    76. Artists – £23,228
    77. Farmers – £22,763
    78. Ambulance staff (excluding paramedics) – £22,582
    79. Painters and decorators – £22,351
    80. Archivists and curators – £22,264
    81. Bus drivers – £22,176
    82. Hairdressing and beauty salon managers – £22,113
    83. Laboratory technicians – £21,533
    84. Musicians – £21,410
    85. Fork-lift truck drivers – £21,345
    86. Book-keepers, payroll managers and wages clerks – £20,915
    87. Youth and community workers – £20,491
    88. Personal assistants and other secretaries – £19,738
    89. Bank and post office clerks – £19,557
    90. Teachers – £18,604
    91. Catering and bar managers – £18,535
    92. Legal secretary – £18,425
    93. Landscape Gardener – £18,010
    94. Telephone salespersons – £17,549
    95. Counsellors – £17,526
    96. Chefs – £17,513
    97. Undertakers – £17,414
    98. Street cleaners – £17,402
    99. Travel agents – £17,081
    100. Veterinary nurses – £16,746
    101. Senior care workers – £16,609
    102. School secretaries – £16,366
    103. Customer service operations – £15,334
    104. Call centre workers – £15,206
    105. Dental nurses – £14,788
    106. Retail merchandisers – £14,738
    107. Care workers – £12,650
    108. Receptionists – £12,543
    109. Teaching assistants – £11,916
    110. Nursery assistants – £11,734
    111. Beauticians – £11,618
    112. Fitness instructors – £10,540
    113. Retail assistants – £10,296
    114. Hairdressers and barbers – £10,019
    115. Cleaners £7,919
    116. Waitresses – £7,554
    117. Bar staff – £7,404

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