Welcome to the
Mum Salary Calculator

Ever wondered what you might earn if being a mum was a fully paid job? Enter your estimated hours per week for the following questions to reveal your yearly mum salary, then share your results!





Step 1.
Use the dials to input your hours
Step 2.
Use the buttons to fine-tune your answer

Question 1

Mum driving a taxi

How many hours a week do you spend driving your children here, there and everywhere?

Question 2

Mum preparing food

How many hours a week do you spend preparing, buying and cooking delicious meals for your children, and then getting them to eat it?

Question 3

Mum helping with homework

How many hours a week do you spend reading, playing, crafting or making sure that every question on your child’s homework sheet is answered before they go to bed?

Question 4

Mum cleaning up

How many hours a week do you spend cleaning up after your children? (Including laundry, bed making, washing up, bathing, relocating the constant and never ending clutter...)

Question 5

Mum taking care of schedules

How many hours a week do you spend shopping for your child and keeping up with their complex schedule of doctors/dentist appointments, trips, parties, rehearsals and sporting activities, while making sure they’re out of the door dressed, ready and on time?

Question 6

Mum consoling her child

How many hours a week do you spend listening to your child’s worries, giving cuddles and reassuring them it will all be okay?

Question 7

Mum bandaging a graze

How many hours a week do you spend kissing bumps and bruises better, applying plasters and taking care of any other ailments?

Question 8

Mum being 'Mum'

How many additional hours a week do you spend just being mum?

You’re a Supermum!

Mum with a bouqet of flowers

Your weekly hours

Your yearly salary

The Interflora Mum Salary Calculator uses data from the National Careers Service and is based on the weekly roles that 1,000 UK women said they undertook as part of being a mum in our February 2015 survey. Interflora recognises that motherhood is the hardest and most rewarding job in the world. Our salary calculator is a fun way of showing what you might earn if being a mum was a paid role but in our opinion all mums are supermums!

Compare your results!

Super Mum
£XX,XXX
Barrister
£75,000
Banker
£63,000
Doctor
£49,000
Steering wheel

For Question 1 you answered hours.
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Chefs hat

For Question 2 you answered hours.
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per year

Graphs and charts

For Question 3 you answered hours.
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per year

Sweeping brush

For Question 4 you answered hours.
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per year

Diary

For Question 5 you answered hours.
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per year

Circles

For Question 6 you answered hours.
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per year

Stethoscope

For Question 7 you answered hours.
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Don't forget to share your results!

Information & data taken from www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk