Everything you need to know about banking and finance apprenticeships

Get into banking with an apprenticeship and find out how it stacks up against the university route

As the UK has one of the largest banking systems in the world, you’ll find plenty of choices where you could do a banking apprenticeship.

What to expect from a banking or finance apprenticeship?

The financial services professional apprenticeship should take around thre and a half years to complete and enable you to explain complex information, provide specialist advice to business customers, provide investment advice, and manage processes and transactions.

Average salary for a banking or finance apprenticeship

The average salary for an apprenticeship in the banking/finance industry is £20,218, according to RateMyApprenticeship’s Top 100 Employers 2018-2019, making it the industry offering the highest average salary.

Top employers for banking or finance apprentices

Top employers for banking/finance apprenticeships include Santander (#5 across all sectors), Goldman Sachs (#6) – both making the top 10 – and J.P. Morgan (#30).