PAYstats Pay and Labour Market Statistics, May 2017

PAYstats Pay and Labour Market Statistics, March 2017May 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 (CPI) 12-month rate was 2.7% in April 2017, up from 2.3 per cent in March,
  • The employment rate (the proportion of people aged from 16 to 64 who were in work) was 74.8 per cent, the highest since comparable records began in 1971; and,
  • Total average earnings year on year increased by 2.4 per cent including bonuses and by 2.1 per cent excluding bonuses, in March 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, May 2017