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Average Contracts Manager Salary in United Kingdom

£39,649
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£3,562
Bonus
£9,000
Commission
£1,250
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Contracts Manager in United Kingdom is £39,649.
10%
£28k
MEDIAN
£40k
90%
£59k
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£28k - £59k
Bonus
£504 - £10k
Profit Sharing
£147 - £10k
Commission
£0 - £9k
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£28k - £61k
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What Do Contracts Managers Do?

Contracts Manager Tasks
  • Coordinate design of contract verbiage with other internal departments including Legal, Finance, and Product Development.
  • Act as the point of contact for both internal and external customers in regards to contractual issues.
  • Draft, negotiate, and implement new contracts, amendments, renewals, and terminations.
  • Maintain current contracts by updating demographics, fee schedules, and any service changes.

Popular Employer Salaries for Contracts Manager

The top respondents for the job title Contracts Manager are from the companies Kier Group plc, Nabarro and Avonside Roofing. Reported salaries are highest at Kier Group plc where the average pay is £43,000. Nabarro pays the lowest at around £21,000.

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What Are Popular Skills for Contracts Managers?

Skills in Contract Management, Project Management and Contract Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Operations Management and Microsoft Excel.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Contracts Managers?

An entry-level Contracts Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £32,064 based on 21 salaries. An early career Contracts Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £35,703 based on 327 salaries. A mid-career Contracts Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £40,123 based on 245 salaries. An experienced Contracts Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £43,880 based on 294 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £46,814.
Employees with Contracts Manager in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 8.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bristol, England: Bristol (2.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Birmingham, England: Birmingham (9.6% less), Nottingham, England: Nottinghamshire (9.2% less) and Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (4.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,114 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.9%
Early Career
29.4%
Mid Career
22.0%
Experienced
26.4%
Late Career
20.4%

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