Senior officers' pay

What we pay our senior officers.

We publish this information to be open about our spending on pay and to improve access to our data.

Pay policy statement

This shows how much our chief officers are paid. The chief officers are the Chief Executive, Strategic Directors and Service Directors. It also shows the relationship between the chief officers pay and other staff pay, including the lowest paid.

Senior officers' pay report

This report shows the pay grades for the City Director and Chief Officer posts.

Latest report

Previous reports

What the report shows

The salary table shows:

  • job title
  • service area
  • net budget responsibility
  • full-time equivalent pay range
  • contract type.

Report format

The report is published in PDF and CSV format. You can copy the data from the CSV file into a spreadsheet or database.

These reports are also stored on our Bristol City Council Senior Officers Salary Information page on DATA.GOV.UK.

Organisation chart

The organisation chart shows the reporting lines of the council's senior officers.

Latest report

Previous reports

What the reports shows

The structure of the senior officers, first to third tier, are shown in the chart.

Report format

The organisation chart is published in PDF and CSV format. This chart is also stored on our Organisation Chart for Bristol City Council page on DATA.GOV.UK.

Senior salary count

This report shows the number of employees paid an annual salary of £50,000 and above.

Latest reports

Previous reports

What the report shows

The number of employees paid an annual salary of £50,000 and above is shown in bands of £5000.

Report format

The senior salary count is published in PDF and CSV format. This report is also stored on the Organisation Chart for Bristol City Council page on DATA.GOV.UK.

Pay multiples report

This report shows the ratio between the lowest and average salaries in the council.

Latest report

Previous reports

What the report shows

The ratios between the highest paid salary and the lowest paid; mean and median salary of the council's workforce.

Report format

The report is published in PDF and CSV format. You can copy the data from the CSV file into a spreadsheet or database. You can also get the reports in XLSX format from the Bristol City Council pay multiples page on DATA.GOV.UK .

Trade union facility time

This report shows how many trade union representatives we have and includes the estimated cost as a percentage of the total pay bill.

Latest report

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What the report shows

The absolute number and full-time equivalent trade union representatives at Bristol City Council. A basic estimate of spending on trade union representatives as a percentage of the total pay bill is included.

Report format

This report is published in PDF and CSV format. You can copy the data from the CSV file into a spreadsheet or database. You can also get these reports from the Bristol City Council pay multiples page on DATA.GOV.UK.

Further information

This information is free to reuse under the Open Government Licence and in accordance with the data.gov.uk Code of Conduct.

More about how the city council shares data

Requests for more details about any of the information published on this page will be responded to as a freedom of information request.