How would you rate a salary of 26K in London?

I have been offered a job in london for 26K. How good is it? I am planning to stay somewhere near the white chappel as i heard a lot of asians live there (i am an indian). Would I be able to get by on it ? What would be the net take home per month after taxes etc?

Asked By: Golmes - 12/22/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
£26,000 gross after all UK income tax and national insurance payments in the 2009-2010 tax period gives you a net salary £19,864 per annum, or £1,655 per month, or £382 per week... More
Answered By: La Comtesse De Whippet - 12/22/2009
Additional Answers (4)
depending on the perks that come with the job - Low. there should be some sort of living allowance on top.
Answered By: rob g - 12/23/2009
Find out what the living costs are first.
Answered By: WelshLad - 12/23/2009
I would agree with 1st answer.
Answered By: Mayday - 12/23/2009
Smart enough and work hard!
Answered By: Peter - 12/23/2009
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