Figure 5: Percentage of high-, middle- and low-paid full-time jobs, whole economy, UK, 1997 to 2017
Source: Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE) - Office for National Statistics
- Employees on adult rates, pay unaffected by absence.
- Full-time defined as employees working more than 30 paid hours per week (or 25 or more for the teaching professions).
- Low pay is defined as the value that is two-thirds of median hourly earnings and high pay is defined as the value that is 1.5 times median hourly earnings.
- 2017 data are provisional.
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