Procurement Salary Guide and Insights 2019

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The average salary for all UK procurement and supply chain professionals has been revealed as £45,159 for 2019, in the CIPS/Hays salary survey results. Some highlights include the average pay reported for a Procurement Manager (£45k), a Procurement Specialist (£37k) and a Procurement Director (£105k) which is a 6.9% increase on 2018. Growth in Procurement Salaries overall in UK is 5.3%, double the national average increase in 2019.




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The CIPS/Hays Procurement Salary Guide and Insights sets out the statistical findings of an in-depth annual survey alongside expert commentary and industry case studies.

It’s your essential benchmark for salaries and bonuses in the profession, and a guide to career aspirations and perceptions of procurement. Launched in the UK on 16 May see presentations from the key speakers including Malcolm Harrison, CIPS Group CEO.

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