Published: 18/08/2005, Volume II5, No. 5969 Page 27

The table below summarises the salaries recently advertised in a range of healthcare journals for some of the most common management posts in mental health organisations, including directors, deputy directors, commissioning managers and team managers.

Salaries range from£23,974 for a commissioning manager to£82,793 for an integrated service network area director.

Median salaries range from£33,077 for a team manager to£63,474 for a director-level post.

Precise salaries will depend on the nature of the post and the responsibilities that go with it, and the size and type of organisation.

A summary of this data is shown below.

For more detailed information, contact Peter Foxford on 01423 720 213 or e-mail peter.foxford@nhspartners. org. uk.