7 graduate jobs that offer a salary of £30k and over

Lara Billington
Content Marketing Executive

£30,000 graduate starting salary anyone? 

These companies really value their graduates' skills and experience, and it shows when you look at their salaries. Check them out below. 


1. ICAEW - ICAEW Chartered Accountant 

  • Where: Global 
  • Salary: £51,000
  • Deadline: ASAP


With a £51k starting salary on offer, the sky really is the limit when you join ICAEW as a Trainee Accountant. With over 5,000 employers authorised to train you, it's your decision whether you work at a small company, accountancy firm, larger business or charity. Plus, you don't need any specific degree to apply, just the drive and ambition to succeed as an Accountant. 


Earn a staggering salary of £50k when you join Oxbridge Trinity Partners as a Graduate English Tutor in Russia. You'll live and work abroad for a year, tutoring young people and encouraging them to think creatively and discover their passions. On top of a great salary, you'll have the chance to travel with the family you work for on holiday and have your flights and visa paid for. It doesn't get much better than that. 



Hiring on behalf of Reckitt Benckiser, Page Group are looking for numerate and analytical graduates to join this leading consumer health, hygiene and nutrition company on their Finance Graduate Programme. You'll rotate around 3 of the following areas of finance: sales, marketing, supply and corporate, before gaining your professional CIMA qualification. And of course, you can expect a £30k starting salary too. 


With a starting salary of £37k which will only increase as you work your way up the ranks of Lidl, this Sales Graduate Management Programme is not one to say no to. You'll spend your first year in a range of roles, before taking on the role of Store Manager in year two and leading a team of your own. If you're ambitious and ready to work hard, click below to apply.



If you work hard at Maclean Moore you can expect on-target earnings of up to £50 in your first year as a Graduate Recruitment Consultant in Chester. Thanks to their structured training programme you'll be ready to offer your clients and candidates second to none service in no time, and can expect plenty of opportunities to progress through the company. 


Prepare yourself for on-target earnings of up to £45,000 when you join Regent Property as a Lettings Negotiator. You'll have responsibility from day one, dealing with your own portfolio which will include some of the most desirable high-end properties in London. If you're money-motivated and willing to put the graft in in order to reap the benefits, get applying.


As well as getting stuck into real client projects, whether that's building new digital sales channels or helping them protect their business from cyber threats, you'll also earn a very decent starting salary of £33,500 when you join PA Consulting. They ask for you to have a degree in a relevant discipline, but you'll receive a breadth of training over the programme too, that's designed to make you eligible for promotion to Consultant Analyst. Ready for the challenge?