Salary Guide

Speculation surrounds the salaries and wages that domestic servicDe employees can command as, to be expected, staff with specialist skills and vocational qualifications, extensive experience and excellent references will require a higher package and remuneration.  Additional benefits including accommodation are also influential and important factors.

The Match Company represents a wide variety of candidates, with varying qualifications and skills, to meet the need of our diverse client base.  We have placed temporary staff from £300 per week right through to Multiple House and Estate Managers commanding £100,000 salaries with accompanying grace and favour houses. 

Whatever your requirement, we will find the right candidate for you and help to negotiate a mutually acceptable package for both you and the newest member of your staff. 

As a starting guide we have outlined below the basic pay levels for specific roles based on the industry average standard.

Role

Estimate Salary
Basic Gross p.a.

Estimate Wage
Average Nett p.w.

House Manager

£50,000+

 

Housekeeper

£24,000+

 

Couple

 

£500

Butler

 

£500

Chef

 

£600

Chauffeur

£30,000+

 

Estate Manager

£30,000+

 

Gardener

 

£300

Nanny – NVQ123 qualified

 

£500

Nanny – unqualified

 

£400

Private Personal Assistant

£35,000+