The average salary for a Technical Director in United Kingdom is £60,861.
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Job Description for Technical Director
In general, technical directors hold different responsibilities depending on their field of work. However, they share a common, core task: Operating and managing equipment and electronics. In theaters, technical directors are in charge of overseeing lighting, props, and general construction. Different technical areas (such as lighting or props) generally have an individual who focuses solely on that one facet, while technical directors make sure the project as a whole runs efficiently. In theate…Read more
Technical Director Tasks
- Design and develop strategies to enhance and optimize technical operations.
- Evaluate existing operations procedures and make recommendations based on organization regulations and budget.
- Lead and coordinate with teams to design, test, implement, and manage new or improved technical operations.
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Popular Skills for Technical Director
Skills in Project Management, Engineering Design, People Management, Product Development and Technical Services are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Technical Director
An early career Technical Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £47,382 based on 44 salaries. A mid-career Technical Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £53,161 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Technical Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £60,600 based on 233 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £65,106.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Technical Director in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 11.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Manchester, England: Manchester (5.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (28.9% less), Birmingham, England: West Midlands (19.3% less) and Bristol, England: Bristol (11.7% less).
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