PAYstats Pay and Labour Market Statistics, August 2017

Download PAYstats Pay and Labour Market Statistics, August 2017August 2017 PAYstats - pay and labour market statistics, containing a summary of what's happening in terms of inflation, employment and average earnings.

Latest pay and labour statistics:

  • The Consumer Prices Index including owner occupiers’ housing costs 12-month inflation rate was 2.6 per cent in July 2017, unchanged from June 2017.
  • The employment rate (the proportion of people aged from 16 to 64 who were in work) was 75.1 per cent, the highest since comparable records began in 1971; and,
  • Total average earnings year on year increased by 2.8 per cent including bonuses and by 2.1 per cent excluding bonuses, in April 2017.

As well as a useful reference guide covering all the current rates for:

  • National Minimum Wage
  • Statutory, Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Pay
  • Statutory Sick Pay
  • Statutory Redundancies
  • Working Time
PDF icon PAYstats Pay and Labour Market Statistics, August 2017