Survey shows high flying salary, job security and career progression for UK AAT members!
Posted: 26 July 2017 at 8:25 am | Author: Alison German
A survey undertaken by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) assessing the careers of its membership, has produced impressive findings regarding salary, job security, job satisfaction and career progression. Take a look at the key statistics…
- Average salaries of AAT members increase as they progress through the different stages of their AAT membership.
- Student and affiliate salaries have increased by 2% and 5% respectively since 2015.
- Within the last year, 32% of AAT members received a bonus
- 77% of students agree that studying for an AAT qualification has increased their earning potential
- 78% of full/fellow members, and 73% of students, are satisfied with their job
- 83% of members feel secure in their job
- 65% of members say their company provides opportunity for training
If you’re looking to train in accounting, the survey speaks volumes about the benefits of undertaking an AAT qualification. View the full survey breakdown
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The AAT Accounting Apprenticeship at a glance…
- AAT Accounting: Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship
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