DOZENS of Thurrock companies have revealed the gender pay gap between their male and female employees.
Companies, with over 250 employees, across the UK, have until midnight on Wednesday April 4th to declare their findings.
Figures for Thurrock make for interesting reading but we would advise clicking on the links for more information.
One of the highest gaps appears to be between male and female employees at the Osborne Co-Operative Academy Trust based at St Clere’s school in Stanford-le-Hope.
The Trust covers: St Clere’s, Thameside Primary, Stanford-le-Hope Primary, East Tilbury Primary, Arthur Bugler Primary and Brentwood County High.
According to the figures women’s mean hourly rate is 36% lower than men’s. In other words when comparing mean hourly rates, women earn 64p for every £1 that men earn.
Women’s median hourly rate is 54% lower than men’s. In other words when comparing median hourly rates, women earn 46p for every £1 that men earn.
Osborne Co-Operative Academy Trust : 36%
Here are the figures for a selection of other organisations that have a presence in Thurrock.
South West Essex Community Education Trust Limited 30%
William Edwards, Deneholm, Stifford Clays Primary
The Ortu Federation (Gable Hall School and Hassenbrook): 27%
The Gateway Learning Community: 26%
The Harris Federation: 18%
Proctor and Gamble: 18%
Thurrock Council: 15%
Industrial Chemicals Limited: 12%
Palmers College: 12%
South Essex College: 6%