The information and calculations on this page are based on your location (United Kingdom), assuming you are not in Scotland. It is important to note that Scottish citizens pay different tax rates, change the 'Live in Scotland?' option in the calculator above if you want to check the Scottish version of this £21,000 a year salary calculation.
How much is £21,000 a Year After Tax in the United Kingdom?
In the year 2023, in the United Kingdom, £21,000 a year gross salary, after-tax, is £18,198 annual, £1,516 monthly, £348.77 weekly, £69.75 daily, and £8.72 hourly gross based on the information provided in the calculator above.
Check the table below for a breakdown of £21,000 a year after tax in the United Kingdom.
|National Insurance (NI)||£1,116||£93.02||£21.39||£4.28||£0.53|
|Personal Allowance||£12,570 Per Year|
|Taxable Salary||£8,430 Per Year|
|Take-Home Pay (NET)||£18,198||£1,516||£348.77||£69.75||£8.72|
If you're interested in discovering how much you would earn a year with an extra £100 added to your annual salary, you can explore the calculations for a £21,100 annual income. This will provide you with a better understanding of the difference that additional £100 can make to your annual earnings.
£21,000 a Year is How Much a Month?
When evaluating a £21,000 a year after tax income, the corresponding monthly earnings can be determined:
- Take-home (NET) monthly income: £1,516
In order to discover £21,000 a year is how much a month? - simply divide the annual amount by 12, resulting in a monthly income of £1,516.
£21,000 a Year is How Much a Week?
When assessing a £21,000 a year after tax salary, the associated weekly earnings can be calculated:
- Take-home (NET) weekly income: £348.77
To answer £21,000 a year is how much a week? - divide the annual sum by 52, resulting in a weekly income of £348.77.
£21,000 a Year is How Much a Day?
When examining a £21,000 a year after tax income, the corresponding daily earnings can be determined:
- Take-home (NET) daily income: £69.75 (assuming a 5-day work week)
To find out £21,000 a year is how much a day? - divide the annual figure by 260 (52 weeks * 5 days), resulting in a daily income of £69.75.
£21,000 a Year is How Much an Hour?
When analyzing a £21,000 a year after-tax salary, the associated hourly earnings can be calculated:
- Take-home (NET) hourly income: £8.72 (assuming a 40-hour work week)
To answer £21,000 a year is how much an hour? - divide the annual amount by 2,080 (52 weeks * 40 hours), resulting in an hourly income of £8.72.
Is £21,000 a Year a Good Salary?
To answer if £21,000 a year is a good salary. We need to compare it to the national median. After calculation using ongoing year (2023) data, the salary of £21,000 a year is 1.82 times or 44.93% lower than the national median. So, is £21,000 a year a good salary?
Based on comparison to the national median and that it is significantly below average, in our opinion, it could only be considered an OK salary for a person with no to minimal financial responsibilities, but for someone who has bills to pay, this is a low salary to get in the United Kingdom.