Staff cost ratios in accounting firms


What is the rule of thumb when it comes to staff costs as a percentage of turnover in accounting firms? For both accounting staff and admin staff. I think for very small firms this may differ greatly but in a firm with general accounting fees of between £1m and £2m.

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in the "good old days"....

Comptable |

About 40% is ideal

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