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    i wanna conquer ! i don't want just a wage salary!
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    Ideally, I'ld like to be earning anything from £300,000 to £1mil working as a partner at a city law firm. :rolleyes:
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    £40,000-£50,000 as a Dietitian. I know I'm being optimistic, but that's what I want.
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    (Original post by Mazzini)
    I assume you mean "aspiring" rather than "inspiring"

    But I have no idea, I have to do my UCAS application soon but I have no idea what to do for that either.
    Work for me.
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    £40k after tax. Around £60k pre tax. Currently have a take home of just under £20k so we will see.
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    (Original post by LexiswasmyNexis)
    Classic response from somebody realising they've been a tool.

    Jobs which can net you £55k before you are at the peak and rough level of experience:

    1. City lawyer at NQ
    2. Commercial Solicitor at around 6PQE outside London
    3. Barrister
    4. Deputy Head teacher
    5. Accountant after 5 years
    6. Doctor after 4ish years
    7. University Professor
    8. Store manager of large retail stores
    9. Investment banker after a couple if years
    10. Bank managers of large banks
    11. Plumbers who get work and have responsibility
    12. Project managers
    13. Engineers
    14. In fact, most upper middle management roles in any sector
    15. Dentists almost straight after qualification
    16. Consultants (non medical)
    17. Most recognisable TV presenters
    18. MPs
    19. Good salespeople

    The list goes on and on.

    Note also (again) that I stated what my reasonable expectation is, not what I'd be 'happy' with.

    Perhaps next time you'll think before posting an offensive comment.





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    Good post. Are you talking about outside of London? Because in London some of these are higher than 55k.

    It does surprise me on these threads when people start telling people they are unrealistic for aiming for higher than £30k at the peak of their careers, when it is actually very realistic for many educated people.
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    I peaked about 4 years ago and know that I'll never get near that again as I hated the industry I was in.
    I've since quit and gone back to college and joined the ambulance service doing a job I love for absolutely rubbish money.

    I earn a third now of what I did now but am vastly happier.

    Don't focus on the money, in the long run chasing it will only cause aggro unless you find a way to earn it doing something you really get satisfaction from.
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    (Original post by Jennifer_l85)
    Good post. Are you talking about outside of London? Because in London some of these are higher than 55k.

    It does surprise me on these threads when people start telling people they are unrealistic for aiming for higher than £30k at the peak of their careers, when it is actually very realistic for many educated people.
    Mostly outside unless stated otherwise. I think you can smash £55k in any of them as well.

    I agree.


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    £100k in oil or finance.
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    (Original post by LexiswasmyNexis)
    Classic response from somebody realising they've been a tool.

    Jobs which can net you £55k before you are at the peak and rough level of experience:

    1. City lawyer at NQ
    2. Commercial Solicitor at around 6PQE outside London
    3. Barrister
    4. Deputy Head teacher
    5. Accountant after 5 years
    6. Doctor after 4ish years
    7. University Professor
    8. Store manager of large retail stores
    9. Investment banker after a couple if years
    10. Bank managers of large banks
    11. Plumbers who get work and have responsibility
    12. Project managers
    13. Engineers
    14. In fact, most upper middle management roles in any sector
    15. Dentists almost straight after qualification
    16. Consultants (non medical)
    17. Most recognisable TV presenters
    18. MPs
    19. Good salespeople

    The list goes on and on.

    Note also (again) that I stated what my reasonable expectation is, not what I'd be 'happy' with.

    Perhaps next time you'll think before posting an offensive comment.





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    *Accountant NQ, provided move to industry

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    salary: £4,600,000/year
    job: software engineer. mark zuckerberg style
 
 
 
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