8 graduate jobs with very decent starting salaries

Lara Billington
Content Marketing Executive

If you're looking for a graduate job that offers a decent starting salary, check out these opportunities that are open right now.


1. haysmacintyre - Trainee Chartered Accountant - Audit

  • Where: London
  • Salary: £27,000
  • Deadline: 01 Nov 2020

Award winning chartered accountancy firm haysmacintyre are searching for graduate talent to join their Trainee Chartered Accountant Audit programme. Across three and a half years, you'll gain exposure to a range of clients, receive close mentoring from leaders in the business and study towards an internationally recognised qualification. In return for your hard work, you'll earn a starting salary of £27k. Sound good? There's not long left to apply.


Page Group are hiring on behalf of Reckitt Benckiser, a global and fast-growing health, hygiene and nutrition company who are in the top 8 of companies listed on the London Stock Exchange. On their Finance graduate programme you'll gain experience in four areas of finance: sales, marketing, supply and corporate, and work with some of the world's most profitable brands. As for your salary, not only does it start at a £30,000 but you'll also receive a bonus. Exciting, right? Click below to find out more. 


Oxbridge Trinity Partners are looking for exceptionally talented graduates to become Graduate English Tutors for their clients in Russia, and they're willing to pay handsomely for your skills, with a £50,000 salary on offer. In the role, it will be your job to provide an immersive learning environment whereby children learn organically through day-to-day interaction, play and formal lessons. Your accommodation, flights and visa will be covered, so really there's no reason not to apply...


Lidl ensure that a career at their company is rewarding in more ways than one. Not only will you benefit from thorough training and plenty of opportunities to progress your career, but you'll also enjoy a very respectable starting salary of £37,000 and your own fully expensed company car. If you're confident, adaptable and keen to build a career in management, this opportunity isn't one to miss.



Globe Locums are one of the fastest growing businesses in Europe, specialising in healthcare recruitment (they've been working harder than ever recently as part of the supply chain providing frontline staff to fight COVID-19). Start your graduate career with them and, although you'll start on between £20,000 to £24,000 depending on your experience, you can expect to receive three, maybe even four pay rises in the space of 12 months as you progress. 



With the ACA qualitifcation on your CV you can work in any industry around the world, meaning that you can shape your career around your interests and expect to earn a very decent salary as you do so. There are no specific degree requirements to study for the ACA - employers will look for your passion, problem-solving skills and commercial awareness. Click below to find out more.




7. Maclean Moore - Graduate Recruitment Consultant


When it comes to earning financial rewards early on in your career, you can't get much better than those offered by Maclean Moore. As a Graduate Recruitment Consultant for them, you'll be given the training and support you need to see you bring home on target earnings of up to £50,000 in your first year alone. All of the company's Senior Consultants started in this role - follow in their footsteps by clicking below.


If you're thinking about going travelling but you also want to earn some decent money, how about combining the two by becoming an English Teacher in China with Global Teacher Recruitment? You'll receive up to £2,250 per month, as well as being rewarded with a bonus upon completion of your contract. While you're there, your accommodation will be provided for you, your visa paid for and you'll have plenty of support to ensure you get the most out of your stay.



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