The average salary for an Office Manager in United Kingdom is £24,974.
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Job Description for Office Manager
Aspiring office managers should have excellent communication, problem-solving, and managerial skills, as they are responsible for all activities, projects, and employees of their offices. It is essential that office managers work well in fast-paced environments, as they must oversee several ongoing projects at once. They work closely with staff to ensure that operations are running smoothly, and they must always stay up-to-date on the statuses of all projects to report directly to the CEO or ot…Read more
Office Manager Tasks
- Coordinate space and office organization; purchase and manage supplies and equipment.
- Coordinate office and/or departmental operations.
- Review, track and prepare budgets; maintain records and databases.
- Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
- Supervise support clerical staff.
Popular Employer Salaries for Office Manager
The top respondents for the job title Office Manager are from the companies The National Health Service (NHS), Diamond Engineering and Diamond Engineering. Reported salaries are highest at The National Health Service (NHS) where the average pay is £24,717. Diamond Engineering pays the lowest at around £19,488.
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Popular Skills for Office Manager
Skills in Office Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Administration, Customer Service and Office Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Office Manager
An entry-level Office Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £21,953 based on 79 salaries. An early career Office Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £23,859 based on 1,595 salaries. A mid-career Office Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £25,705 based on 1,088 salaries. An experienced Office Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £26,161 based on 1,086 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £26,200.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Office Manager in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 17.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cambridge, England: Cambridgeshire (9.7% more) and Cardiff, Wales: Cardiff (0.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (11.2% less), Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh (4.1% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (2.6% less).
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