Local Government Transparency Code

Pay Multiple

Date                    

Taxable earnings of the highest paid employee

Median taxable earnings  of the whole of the Council’s workforce 

Pay multiple based upon the taxable earnings of the highest paid employee

31 March 2013  

£134,16716

£17,130

7.83

31 March 2014

£140,833

£17,051

8.26

31 March 2015

£142,833

£18,211

7.84

31 March 2016

£119,61017

£18,074

6.62

 

N.B. The pay multiple decreased in the year to 31st March 2016, as the taxable earnings of the highest paid employee reduced as the Chief Executive was appointed part way through the 2015/16 financial year.

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16 The Chief Executive was appointed part way through 2012/13

17 The Chief Executive was appointed part way through 2015/16