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How much will I earn?

Wherever you go in the world, you'll find that actuarial work is one of the highest paid careers

Actuarial salaries

Here is the basic salary you might expect to earn at different levels of responsibility.

Responsibility level Average basic salary (£)
Chief actuary, senior partner £206,236
Senior function head, practice director £135,192
Function head, practice head £116,676
Department manager, managing consultant £95,053
Section manager, senior consultant £83,713
Section leader, consultant £73,103
Senior actuary, junior consultant £66,066
Actuary £51,594
Student actuary £35,936
Recent graduate £32,825

Source: XpertHR Salary survey of actuaries and actuarial students.

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Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, 7th Floor Holborn Gate, 326-330 High Holborn, London WC1V 7PP

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