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Earnings

Volume 229: debated on Tuesday 27 July 1993

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To ask the Secretary of State for Employment on average in terms of percentage how much female (a) part-time and (b) full-time workers earn; and if he will make a statement.

Information on the earnings of female part-time and full-time workers can be found in table 19 of part A of the new earnings survey, the 1992 edition of which can be found in the Library. Part A of the 1993 new earnings survey will be published in September.

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment (1) what were the figures for average weekly earnings for (a) males and (b) females in (i) Scotland, (ii) Wales and (iii) England for 1979 and the latest year for which figures are available;(2) what were the figures for average weekly earnings for

(a) males in manual work, (b) males in non-manual work, (c) females in manual work and (d) females in non-manual work in (i) Scotland, (ii) Wales and (iii) England for 1979 and the latest year for which figures are available.

The information requested is published in tables 12 and 13 of part A of the new earnings survey for 1979 and 1992.

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what were the figures for average hourly earnings for (a) males and (b) females in (i) Scotland, (ii) Wales and (iii) England for 1979 and for the latest year for which figures are available.

The information requested is published in tables 122 and 123 of part E of the new earnings survey for 1979 and 1992.

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment, pursuant to his answer to the hon. Member for Leeds, West (Mr. Battle) of 15 July, Official Report, columns 608–12, if he will provide for Scotland, Wales and each English region equivalent figures on earnings to those given in his answer.

[holding answer 26 July 1993]: Information available from the new earnings survey can be found in the following tables.

Average gross weekly earnings of part-time employees on adult rates-pay unaffected by absence: April 1992
Manual (£)Non-manual(£)
Greater London87·7127·5
South East77·7113·1
South West67·997·2
West Midlands71·0100·8
East Midlands70·195·1
Yorkshire/Humberside70·897·2
North West75·0100·7
North69·193·0
Scotland70·7108·1
Wales69·4101·5
Full time employees on adult rates—pay unaffected by absence Proportion with gross weekly earnings including overtime below the following amounts: April 1992
Greater LondonSouth EastEast AngliaSouth WestWest MidlandsEast Midlands
Manual men
£1000·60·50·90·70·60·8
£1505·15·97·19·68·39·0
£20016·420·627·131·227·828·9
£25035·741·852·755·752·753·4
Non Manual men
£1000·40·30·70·40·70·4
£1501·72·44·54·64·24·3
£2006·78·713·715·114·115·1
£25015·117·827·926·226·628·3
Manual women
£1003·14·66·18·07·86·8
£15022·632·250·449·049·052·6
£20053·363·581·179·979·582·7
£25074·881·293·691·592·991·9
Non Manual women
£1000·40·70·91·81·41·6
£1503·36·816·417·018·717·2
£20014·524·547·446·050·147·1
£25034·045·665·964·867·265·1
Yorkshire/ HumbersideNorth WestNorthScotlandWales
Manual men
£1000·80·50·80·40·7
£1508·18·08·38·09·9
£20027·027·525·927·131·4

Yorkshire/ Humberside

North West

North

Scotland

Wales

£25050·551·050·652·454·1

Non Manual men

£1000·80·40·50·40·5
£1505·54·84·55·55·2
£20016·114·613·615·215·4
£25028·925·025·226·228·3

Manual women

£1008·39·25·36·47·6
£15052·946·847·747·648·8
£20080·179·076·778·681·4
£25092·691·592·691·794·4

Non Manual women

£1001·41·21·71·32·1
£15019·316·518·718·818·7
£20047·745·748·647·846·4
£25065·863·865·665·365·8

Full time employees on adult rates—pay unaffected by absence Proportion with gross weekly earnings excluding overtime below the following amounts: April 1992

Greater London

South East

East Anglia

South West

West Midlands

East Midlands

Manual men

£1000·70·71·00·80·71·1
£1506·98·211·814·013·014·5
£20024·630·841·845·240·643·8
£25050·658·771·472·769·371·6

Non Manual men

£1000·40·30·90·40·70·4
£1501·92·85·45·55·05·5
£2007·510·116·517·516·417·3
£25017·420·331·529·029·931·7

Manual women

£1003·25·17·68·58·67·0
£15026·037·254·553·853·858·2
£20060·070·788·386·585·988·4
£25081·387·298·195·095·796·6

Non Manual women

£1000·40·70·92·11·41·6
£1503·67·417·718·320·318·6
£20015·726·349·148·352·048·9
£25035·847·568·266·869·066·8

Yorkshire/ Humberside

North West

North

Scotland

Wales

Manual men

£1000·90·61·00·50·9
£15013·612·212·112·714·8
£20042·242·337·942·644·0
£25069·568·366·270·069·9

Non Manual men

£1000·80·50·50·40·7
£1506·65·65·56·46·3
£20018·817·215·617·118·0
£25032·028·028·229·131·2

Manual women

£1009·19·87·27·38·1
£15058·352·353·352·755·1
£20087·684·682·884·886·3
£25097·395·395·395·296·3

Non Manual women

£1001·51·31·81·52·4

Yorkshire/ Humberside

North West

North

Scotland

Wales

£15020·417·919·920·720·4
£20049·948·251·350·148·0
£25067·665·767·966·966·6

Full time employees on adult rates—pay unaffected by absence Proportion with gross hourly earnings excluding overtime below the following amounts: April 1992

Greater London

South East

East Anglia

South West

West Midlands

East Midlands

Manual men

£2·500·50·40·60·70·70·9
£3·001·71·52·12·82·63·3
£3·503·94·55·57·77·88·5
£4·008·510·917·319·016·718·4
£4·5014·919·228·030·325·929·1
£5·0023·229·241·242·727·040·5
£5·5031·039·453·354·949·153·6
£6·5051·359·872·472·269·071·9

Non Manual men

£2·500·20·20·60·20·40·4
£3·000·40·51·30·91·10·9
£3·500·91·43·22·93·13·2
£4·001·83·16·66·06·26·3
£4·503·45·510·410·19·710·5
£5·005·68·415·115·014·815·3
£5·508·511·721·220·620·521·0
£6·5015·519·431·128·531·032·0

Manual women

£2·502·93·23·32·44·43·2
£3·006·88·515·015·216·416·4
£3·5017·221·937·036·635·539·5
£4·0027·139·057·355·154·961·2
£4·5042·054·172·869·868·975·1
£5·0056·867·185·881·880·984·4
£5·5069·676·789·089·188·590·6
£6·5082·388·397·294·595·996·2

Non Manual men

£2·500·30·30·30·70·50·6
£3·000·50·81·52·52·62·4
£3·501·43·18·68·79·08·8
£4·003·36·816·516·418·717·5
£4·506·112·327·125·729·828·0
£5·0010·319·140·838·843·540·0
£5·5015·426·852·949·254·250·5
£6·5029·342·367·663·567·164·6

Yorkshire/ Humberside

North West

North

Scotland

Wales

Manual men

£2·500·80·40·90·70·7
£3·002·62·62·82·32·7
£3·507·37·37·77·58·3
£4·0017·216·014·917·017·3
£4·5027·927·023·628·428·1
£5·0039·638·434·039·940·7
£5·5052·450·146·152·552·9
£6·5070·768·466·370·869·1

Non manual men

£2·500·50·30·40·20·5
£3·001·21·01·11·01·4
£3·504·03·03·53·53·8
£4·007·55·87·07·17·4
£4·5011·39·710·010·511·9
£5·0016·814·614·115·115·8
£5·5022·019·319·020·321·5
£6· 5032·127·827·729·931·6

Yorkshire/ Humberside

North West

North

Scotland

Wales

Manual women

£2·503·25·24·43·53·3
£3·0017·517·317·516·614·6
£3·5041·035·137·737·634·1
£4·0059·352·956·754·456·9
£4·5072·168·069·569·970·2
£5·0082·579·879·381·081·0
£5·5090·287·086·289·987·5
£6·5097·194·895·694·995·7

Non manual women

£2·500·80·51·20·60·8
£3·003·02·73·52·33·6
£3·5010·77·910·210·19·6
£4·0019·315·319·918·317·4
£4·5030·325·430·928·628·9
£5·0040·836·643·238·939·0
£5·5051·147·955·150·948·5
£6·5065·962·769·163·964·2

Part time employees on adult rates—pay unaffected by absence Proportion with gross hourly earnings excluding overtime below the following amounts: April 1992

Greater London

South East

East Anglia

South West

West Midlands

East Midlands

Manual men

£2·5012·120·0
£3·0029·036·7
£3·5053·264·4
£4·0070·275·6
£4·5077·486·7
£5·0080·688·9
£5·5089·594·4
£6·5091·997·8

Non manual men

£2·50
£3·00
£3·50
£4·00
£4·50
£5·00
£5·50
£6·50

Manual women

£2·503·26·15·07·77·18·2
£3·009·214·918·626·626·926·5
£3·5018·937·647·359·658·960·6
£4·0032·857·463·276·280·974·7
£4·5060·775·970·984·987·482·7
£5·0077·685·979·591·792·890·4
£5·5086·291·582·995·795·893·1
£6·5093·396·289·197·898·296·5

Non manual women

£2·501·61·71·91·52·71·6
£3·003·04·06·76·48·46·1
£3·508·216·222·729·831·129·5
£4·0015·928·737·943·944·646·6
£4·5028·742·354·556·757·058·3
£5·0041·054·267·166·966·570·6
£5·5048·962·674·073·673·177·5
£6·5064·074·383·582·781·685·3

Yorkshire/ Humberside

North West

North

Scotland

Wales

Manual men

£2·5011·19·8
£3·0034·330·3
£3·5058·647·5
£4·0069·763·1

Yorkshire/ Humberside

North West

North

Scotland

Wales

£4·5075·872·1
£5·0085·979·5
£5·5089·985·2
£6·5094·991·8

Non manual men

£2·50
£3·00
£3·50
£4·00
£4·50
£5·00
£5·50
£6·50

Manual women

£2·505·56·55·86·5
£3·0023·920·727·125·2
£3·5049·851·865·158·1
£4·0074·773·181·477·6
£4·5084·683·687·387·7
£5·0091·790·092·893·6
£5·5095·094·094·695·3
£6·5097·596·996·297·4

Non manual women

£2·502·51·72·22·93·7
£3·007·66·17·77·28·6
£3·5028·728·132·129·333·3
£4·0045·140·744·738·447·4
£4·5058·455·454·651·158·2
£5·0068·764·966·159·367·0
£5·5076·272·675·467·473·9
£6·5084·781·585·377·682·4

Full time employees on adult rates—pay unaffected by absence Proportion with gross hourly earnings including overtime below the following amounts: April 1992

Greater London

South East

East Anglia

South West

West Midlands

East Midlands

Manual men

£2·500·40·40·40·70·60·7
£3·001·61·51·92·62·42·8
£3·503·74·04·56·86·66·9
£4·007·69·212·815·714·114·7
£4·5013·216·724·027·123·225·5
£5·0021·226·537·539·233·836·6
£5·5029·436·549·151·546·449·8
£6·5049·957·369·670·066·569·1

Non Manual men

£2·500·20·20·60·20·40·4
£3·000·40·41·20·91·10·9
£3·500·91·33·02·82·92·8
£4·001·72·96·25·65·95·9
£4·503·25·29·89·79·210·1
£5·005·38·014·714·114·214·8
£5·508·311·320·319·919·620·1
£6·5014·818·729·527·930·030·8

Manual women

£2·502·72·92·82·44·23·0
£3·006·58·112·614·415·915·8
£3·5015·820·535·434·834·237·6
£4·0025·836·854·553·853·459·5
£4·5041·152·571·167·467·673·5
£5·0056·166·182·980·679·983·6
£5·5068·375·488·688·188·189·9
£6·0081·787·695·994·595·695·8

Non Manual women

£2·500·20·30·30·70·40·5
£3·000·50·81·52·32·52·3
£3·501·43·18·58·58·68·7

Greater London

South East

East Anglia

South West

West Midlands

East Midlands

£4·003·26·616·616·018·317·1
£4·506·012·026·625·329·427·6
£5·0010·218·840·438·142·939·4
£5·5015·426·552·548·753·449·9
£6·5028·841·866·962·766·464·2

Yorkshire/ Humberside

North West

North

Scotland

Wales

Manual men

£2·500·60·40·80·60·5
£3·002·32·22·61·92·3
£3·506·16·36·56·47·2
£4·0013·813·213·013·514·6
£4·5024·123·321·624·225·2
£5·0036·034·731·536·136·9
£5·5048·246·943·949·649·9
£6·5067·666·164·167·666·9

Non manual men

£2·500·50·30·40·20·4
£3·001·00·91·11·01·1
£3·503·62·93·13·33·5
£4·006·95·46·96·57·1
£4·5010·69·19·59·811·3
£5·0016·014·013·614·315·3
£5·5021·318·717·819·520·7
£6·5031·226·926·729·030·9

Manual women

£2·503·05·04·23·23·3
£3·0016·616·217·516·014·4
£3·5039·533·937·235·831·7
£4·0057·551·255·252·653·7
£4·5069·667·068·268·268·6
£5·0080·978·778·879·679·7
£5·5089·385·885·288·987·3
£6·5096·294·495·694·795·7

Non manual women

£2·500·80·51·20·50·7
£3·002·92·53·42·33·6
£3·5010·37·610·09·49·2
£4·0019·114·819·417·817·3
£4·5030·125·230·328·128·2
£5·0040·335·942·038·438·4
£5·5050·647·053·649·848·1
£6·5065·362·168·663·663·9

Part time employees on adult rates—pay unaffected by absence Proportion with gross hourly earnings including overtime below the following amounts: April 1992

Greater London

South East

East Anglia

South West

West Midlands

East Midlands

Manual men

£2·5011·320·0
£3·0028·236·7
£3·5054·064·4
£4·0070·275·6
£4·5077·485·6
£5·0080·688·9
£5·5089·594·4
£6·5091·198·9

Non Manual men

£2·50
£3·00
£3·50
£4·00
£4·50
£5·00
£5·50
£6·50

Greater London

South East

East Anglia

South West

West Midlands

East Midlands

Manual women

£2·503·46·05·07·57·08·2
£3·009·214·717·826·026·626·3
£3·5018·637·146·559·858·859·6
£4·0032·156·762·475·680·374·2
£4·5060·675·970·985·687·382·4
£5·0076·885·979·592·692·590·6
£5·5086·291·783·395·595·893·1
£6·5093·396·489·597·798·296·5

Non Manual women

£2·501·61·71·71·52·71·5
£3·003·04·06·56·28·35·9
£3·508·116·021·929·830·928·1
£4·0015·528·437·243·745·046·0
£4·5028·842·154·856·756·858·0
£5·004·1054·167·366·966·570·4
£5·5048·762·674·073·973·277·7
£6·5063·974·483·382·681·785·4

Yorkshire/ Humberside

North West

North

Scotland

Wales

Manual men

£2·5011·19·0
£3·0034·329·5
£3·5058·648·4
£4·0069·761·5
£4·5076·873·0
£5·0085·980·3
£5·5089·986·1
£6·5096·091·8

Non manual men

£2·50
£3·00
£3·50
£4·00
£4·50
£5·00
£5·50
£6·50

Manual women

£2·505·56·55·66·6
£3·0023·220·526·925·3
£3·5049·651·464·958·0
£4·0074·571·881·276·9
£45084·683·087·587·6
£5·0092·290·292·493·4
£5·5095·593·394·295·3
£6·5097·797·196·497·4

Non manual women

£2·502·51·62·22·93·7
£3·007·35·87·57·48·6
£3·5028·527·331·028·132·7
£4·0044·540·544·437·747·7
£4·5058·255·554·950·558·4
£5·5076·272·875·667·374·5
£6·5084·781·585·277·782·4