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Revealed: Impact of funding cuts on pharmacy owners in England in 2018

Forty pharmacy contractors across England completed the C+D Salary Survey 2018

What did the C+D Salary Survey reveal about how community pharmacy owners in England dealt with funding cuts, declining income and financial cutbacks in 2018?

The C+D Salary Survey 2018 – which ran throughout October – revealed that 83% of contractors in England experienced a drop in their income in the previous 12 months, and the average income decrease was 15%.

C+D's infographic reveals a selection of key findings from the survey, and illustrates how pharmacy owners in England are coping with the huge financial challenges facing the sector. 

See how contractors' personal income fared in 2018 here, and read how they are weathering the financial challenges in their own words here.

The C+D Salary Survey 2018 – the largest survey of community pharmacy, and the biggest in the survey's 11-year history – ran throughout October and was completed by a total of 1,916 pharmacists and pharmacy staff. C+D's ongoing coverage from the survey can be found here.

What financial challenges has your business faced in the last 12 months?
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