Directors' pay benchmark

PUBLISHED 29 Jan 2018

The Directors’ Pay Benchmark provides a detailed insight into director level pay across manufacturing.  This report is part of a series also comprised of the Workforce Pay Benchmark and Professionals’ Pay Benchmark.  Collectively they provide pay from shop floor to top floor.

The 2017-18 Directors’ Pay Benchmark – which has been in operation for 9 years – provides job-by-job analysis on pay, bonuses and benefits for 13 director roles, at both national and regional level. One hundred and ninety-two companies responded to the survey, covering salary data for 640 directors in the industry.


Full members who participated in the survey can get access to a copy of the results for free, by emailing us at

Non participant members can purchase this report at the member rate of £315 + VAT.  Non-members also have the opportunity to buy the report for £630 + VAT. Download a sample of the report from the link above.

Please email us at to find out if you have participated, the costs, or to order a copy of the results.


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