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gender pay gap
patricia arquette featured
25
Nov

Actress Patricia Arquette hits out at the gender pay gap again as part of BBC #100Women campaign

The actress, Patricia Arquette has once again spoken out against the gender inequality in Hollywood and the film industry. Following on from her now famous, Oscar’s acceptance speech earlier this year, Arquette said, “It wasn’t all about actresses – it actually also revealed that [in] other departments there was also great wage disparity – editors...
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pound featured
18
Nov

Gender pay gap shrinks but ‘relatively little’ has changed

The amount women are earning compared to men has shrunk to 9.4%, according to statistics released today, but overall there has been little progress made in the last four years. The Office of National Statistics (ONS) has released its Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings, which showed that the figure was down from 9.6% in...
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Stressed woman in work
25
Aug

Female managers work for free for 57 days of the year

In the UK, female managers are working for free for 57 days of the year, due to the pay discrepancies between men and women. According to a new survey, women professionals are earning 22% less than their male counterpart for the same roles. This means that women are in effect working for free for 100...
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business in the community featured
14
Aug

Employee Gender Pay Gap Survey – Business in the Community

In the UK, women are on average paid less than men. The current pay gap between men’s pay and women’s pay is 19.1%, which means for every £1 a man earns, a woman earns 81p. New regulations under Section 78 of the Equality Act will require employers with more than 250 employees to report gender...
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10
Aug

The Davies Review to establish pay targets for female FTSE 100 executives

The Davies Review is set to establish wage targets for female FTSE 100 executives, in a move that aims to address pay inequalities. In a report, due to be released on 29th October, it is expected that the group will call for firms to employ women into 25% of their top earning roles. Denise Wilson,...
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government equalities office
21
Jul

Closing the Gender pay gap – Have your say

On 14 July the Government launched a wide-ranging consultation seeking views on what more we can do to accelerate the rate of progress in closing the gender pay gap. By measuring the gender pay gap they have stated that the average women working in the UK earns 19.1% less than men (ONS Annual Survey of...
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19
Aug

Gender Pay Gap – Work ’til you’re 80 as being a woman costs 14 more years at work

Retirement age for women? 80, if they want to earn as much as men Latest data reveals ‘mid-life pay crisis’ for female managers New salary figures show that a ‘mid-life pay crisis’ is hitting female managers, with women aged 40-plus earning 35% less than men. To earn the same as a male manager over a...
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22
Aug

Battle of the bonuses!

New salary figures show the existing gender pay gap is being aggravated by a 50 per cent bonus pay gap. The data, published annually by CMI (Chartered Management Institute) and salary specialists XpertHR, reveals male managers earned average bonuses twice as big as those of their female counterparts over the last 12 months – £6,442...
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