How much does a Category Manager make?

Updated 6 Dec 2021
£49,143 /yr
Average Base Pay

668 salaries

£33K

Low

£49K

Average

£74K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Category Manager make? The national average salary for a Category Manager is £49,143 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Category Manager salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 668 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Category Manager employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Category Manager£49,143 /yr
L3
Senior Category Manager£63,955 /yr
L4
Sales Leader£46,914 /yr
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£48,355

per year

Assistant Category Manager

£29,585

per year

Category Analyst

£26,608

per year

Procurement

£32,783

per year

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Dixons Carphone
3.4

Dixons Carphone

Category Manager

£40,858

 /yr
Range: £30K - £113K
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£30K

£113K

£30,308 - £112,588 Range

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs
3.8

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs

Category Manager

£54,144

 /yr
Range: £42K - £74K

£42K

£74K

£42,467 - £74,238 Range

BP
3.8

BP

Category Manager

£83,400

 /yr
Range: £57K - £115K

£57K

£115K

£57,182 - £115,409 Range

Wayfair
3.4

Wayfair

Category Manager

£58,881

 /yr
Range: £35K - £62K

£35K

£62K

£34,845 - £61,810 Range

Bramwith Consulting
4.2

Bramwith Consulting

Category Manager

£57,045

 /yr
Range: £52K - £69K

£52K

£69K

£51,793 - £69,333 Range

Unilever
4.2

Unilever

Category Manager

£47,890

 /yr
Range: £42K - £52K

£42K

£52K

£41,783 - £51,509 Range

Travis Perkins
3.8

Travis Perkins

Category Manager

£45,241

 /yr
Range: £36K - £63K

£36K

£63K

£36,086 - £63,432 Range

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NHS
3.9

NHS

Category Manager

£42,661

 /yr
Range: £36K - £53K

£36K

£53K

£35,870 - £53,284 Range

Crown Commercial Service
3.4

Crown Commercial Service

Category Manager

£44,682

 /yr
Range: £33K - £58K

£33K

£58K

£32,762 - £57,500 Range

Nestlé
4.1

Nestlé

Category Manager

£46,872

 /yr
Range: £37K - £70K

£37K

£70K

£37,248 - £70,000 Range

Severn Trent
4.3

Severn Trent

Category Manager

£37,704

 /yr
Range: £36K - £47K

£36K

£47K

£36,096 - £46,613 Range

The Very Group
4.1

The Very Group

Category Manager

£56,577

 /yr
Range: £55K - £68K

£55K

£68K

£54,900 - £67,892 Range

Ferrero
3.8

Ferrero

Category Manager

£42,980

 /yr
Range: £39K - £69K

£39K

£69K

£39,000 - £69,174 Range

Field Sales Solutions
3.6

Field Sales Solutions

Category Manager

£27,864

 /yr
Range: £25K - £28K

£25K

£28K

£25,378 - £27,864 Range

CSM Bakery Solutions
3.3

CSM Bakery Solutions

Category Manager

£48,184

 /yr
Range: £39K - £109K

£39K

£109K

£39,254 - £109,211 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.9

GlaxoSmithKline

Category Manager

£54,770

 /yr
Range: £52K - £73K

£52K

£73K

£51,509 - £73,036 Range

Hampshire County Council
4

Hampshire County Council

Category Manager

£47,766

 /yr
Range: £43K - £54K

£43K

£54K

£43,263 - £54,314 Range

Wickes
3.5

Wickes

Category Manager

£45,525

 /yr
Range: £37K - £55K

£37K

£55K

£36,557 - £55,030 Range

Mondelēz International
3.9

Mondelēz International

Category Manager

£69,806

 /yr
Range: £54K - £82K

£54K

£82K

£54,445 - £82,489 Range

Mars
4.2

Mars

Category Manager

£49,689

 /yr
Range: £47K - £51K

£47K

£51K

£46,624 - £50,817 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Category Manager salaries

The national average salary for a Category Manager is £49,143 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Category Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 668 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Category Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Category Manager in United Kingdom is £73,864 per year.

The lowest salary for a Category Manager in United Kingdom is £32,695 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£58,532
per year
A Category Manager in the London Area area reported making £58,532 per year
Additional Pay
£2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£40,000
per year
A Category Manager in the Birmingham Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£35,000
per year
An Insights Manager in the Gloucester Area area reported making £35,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Gloucester Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£55,936
per year
A Category Manager in the Northampton Area area reported making £55,936 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Northampton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£75,000
per year
A Media Insights Manager in the London Area area reported making £75,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£21,000
per year
A Product Category Specialist in the Cambridge Area area reported making £21,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£46,826
per year
An Insight Manager in the London Area area reported making £46,826 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Private Practice / Firm
£39,000
per year
A Category Manager in the Wolverhampton Area area reported making £39,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Wolverhampton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£40,000
per year
A Category Manager in the Liverpool Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Liverpool Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
£50,000
per year
A Category Manager in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Additional Pay
£5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public