How much does a Business Director make?

Updated 24 Sep 2021
£72,186 /yr
Average Base Pay

417 salaries

£52K

Low

£72K

Average

£100K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Business Director is £72,186 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Business Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 417 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Business Director employees.

Seniority Levels

L7
Director of Business£76,750 /yr
L8
Senior Director of Business£63,534 /yr
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Mindshare
3.8

Mindshare

Business Director

£66,973

 /yr
Range: £53K - £103K
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£53K

£103K

£53,404 - £103,244 Range

Ogilvy
3.6

Ogilvy

Business Director

£76,790

 /yr
Range: £64K - £97K

£64K

£97K

£64,269 - £96,778 Range

OMD
3.5

OMD

Business Director

£66,553

 /yr
Range: £58K - £78K

£58K

£78K

£57,658 - £77,980 Range

Hays
3.7

Hays

Business Director

£43,656

 /yr
Range: £22K - £78K

£22K

£78K

£22,197 - £77,980 Range

MediaCom
3.8

MediaCom

Business Director

£69,752

 /yr
Range: £58K - £84K

£58K

£84K

£58,209 - £84,155 Range

Wavemaker
3.6

Wavemaker

Business Director

£65,529

 /yr
Range: £58K - £75K

£58K

£75K

£57,856 - £74,622 Range

VMLY&R COMMERCE
3.2

VMLY&R COMMERCE

Business Director

£96,874

 /yr
Range: £70K - £164K

£70K

£164K

£70,112 - £163,824 Range

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Essence
3.6

Essence

Business Director

£71,345

 /yr
Range: £47K - £96K

£47K

£96K

£46,807 - £96,472 Range

Publicis Groupe
3.7

Publicis Groupe

Business Director

£77,634

 /yr
Range: £51K - £95K

£51K

£95K

£51,195 - £95,000 Range

McCann Worldgroup
3.6

McCann Worldgroup

Business Director

£73,721

 /yr
Range: £69K - £86K

£69K

£86K

£68,797 - £86,259 Range

Havas Media
3.7

Havas Media

Business Director

£66,188

 /yr
Range: £57K - £75K

£57K

£75K

£56,784 - £75,172 Range

PHD Worldwide
3.6

PHD Worldwide

Business Director

£68,983

 /yr
Range: £61K - £92K

£61K

£92K

£61,434 - £92,391 Range

PageGroup
3.9

PageGroup

Business Director

£51,998

 /yr
Range: £43K - £73K

£43K

£73K

£43,000 - £72,736 Range

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs
3.8

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs

Business Director

£81,148

 /yr
Range: £69K - £88K

£69K

£88K

£68,595 - £88,416 Range

Vccp
4

Vccp

Business Director

£95,342

 /yr
Range: £83K - £106K

£83K

£106K

£82,519 - £106,341 Range

BT
3.9

BT

Business Director

£95,203

 /yr
Range: £82K - £121K

£82K

£121K

£81,589 - £120,973 Range

MEC
3.4

MEC

Business Director

£72,133

 /yr
Range: £67K - £95K

£67K

£95K

£66,574 - £94,595 Range

CSC
3.9

CSC

Business Director

£77,669

 /yr
Range: £67K - £103K

£67K

£103K

£66,574 - £102,634 Range

GREY London
2.5

GREY London

Business Director

£64,585

 /yr
Range: £62K - £92K

£62K

£92K

£62,427 - £92,151 Range

Omnicom Media Group
3.8

Omnicom Media Group

Business Director

£63,559

 /yr
Range: £56K - £82K

£56K

£82K

£56,000 - £82,290 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Business Director salaries

The national average salary for a Business Director is £72,186 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Business Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 417 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Business Director employees.

The highest salary for a Business Director in United Kingdom is £99,950 per year.

The lowest salary for a Business Director in United Kingdom is £52,135 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent business director salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£71,400
per year
A Business Director in the London Area area reported making £71,400 per year
Additional Pay
£14k cash bonus
£14k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£97,270
per year
A Director, Business Affairs in the London Area area reported making £97,270 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£83,000
per year
A Business Director in the London Area area reported making £83,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£75,000
per year
A Business Director in the London Area area reported making £75,000 per year
Additional Pay
£6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
£72,000
per year
A Business Director in the London Area area reported making £72,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£51,400
per year
A Business Director in the London Area area reported making £51,400 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£70,000
per year
A Director Business Process in the Manchester Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Additional Pay
£14k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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