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bookcareers Salary Survey shortlisted in Career Development Awards

Suzanne Collier of has been shortlisted in the UK Career Development Awards.  This is in the category Research Undertaken by a Careers Professional for her work on the Salary Survey 2017, sponsored by Inspired Search & Selection Ltd. The UK Career Development Awards, are organised by the Career Development Institute, (CDI), the UK-wide […]

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bookcareers salary survey 2017 – Full Report

A full report of the Salary Survey 2017 sponsored by Inspired Search & Selection Ltd is available. The survey contains over 200 tables of data and analysis covering aspects of salaries, bonuses, diversity, education, student loans, pensions, employment, training, morale, recruitment and monitors trends from previous surveys. It is unique in that this survey […]

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We are now gathering data for our latest salary survey – the last one being in 2013. The survey analyses salaries from UK and Ireland book publishers and literary agents who employ staff on a salary or a fixed term contract basis (either full or part time). The Salary Survey was launched in 1995 […]

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Salary Survey 2016 – Call for Questions

We are now commencing work on constructing the questionnaire for the Salary Survey 2017. This will be the 20th anniversary of our very first Salary Survey, which has grown from looking at salaries and job security into becoming a survey of around 56 questions, looking at education, employment trends, digital skills and training data. […]

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Thank you… and what happens next…

This really is a big thank you       for adding your details to our Salary Survey and circulating the questionnaire to others.  So if you contributed, emailed, tweeted, facebooked, or cajoled publishing colleagues and friends, then please give yourself a huge round of applause. What happens next? Your work has ended and ours […]

Continue Reading Salary Survey 2013

It has been a long time coming – 5 years since the last salary survey – but finally we are in a position to gather in salary information. Suzanne Collier has been surveying book publishing salaries since 1995, even before the creation of This new survey takes into account the changes of digital publishing […]

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