PAYstats Pay and Labour Market Statistics, March 2017

Speak to an expert todayMarch 2017 PAYstats - pay and labour market statistics, containing a summary of what's happening in terms of inflation, employment and average earnings.

PAYstats Pay and Labour Market Statistics, March 2017Latest pay and labour statistics:

  • The Consumer Prices Index including owner occupiers’ housing costs 12-month inflation rate was 2.3 per cent in February 2017, up from 1.9 per cent in January,
  • The employment rate (the proportion of people aged from 16 to 64 who were in work) was 74.6 per cent, the joint highest since comparable records began in 1971; and,
  • Total average earnings year on year increased by 1.7 per cent including bonuses and by 1.9 per cent excluding bonuses, in December 2016.

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, March 2017