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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 £222,936
Senior function head, practice director £140,814
Function head, practice head £117,343
Department manager, managing consultant £89,442
Section manager, senior consultant £80,664
Section leader, consultant £73,043
Senior actuary, junior consultant £66,118
Actuary £52,067
Student actuary £36,241
Recent graduate £33,130

Source: XpertHR Salary survey of actuaries and actuarial students.

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