Setting the Gender Pay Gap Standard
Following the findings from data provided by more than 10,000 firms (including the public sector. The waste management sector is among the top 5 for the smallest gender pay gap within the UK.
Through this investigation, it was found that 78% of the 10,000 firms pay men more than women.
What is the GPG ?
This is the difference between the average hourly pay, different from comparing men and women in similar job roles. This means that the overall average pay compared regardless of the job roles, locations, market forces, qualifications, etc.
The waste management sector prevailed with 5.5% mean and 6.9% median; compared to one of the worst sectors for the pay gap, Financial and Insurance activities with 25.9% mean and 22.1% median.
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