Earnings Distribution

The distribution of earnings provides an indication of the wage levels amongst the lowest and highest earners within the economy. Based on total earnings which incorporates both part time and full time earnings, 10% of all employees across Devon earn below £100.30p per week and 10% earn more than £719.10p per week.

# These figures are suppressed as statistically unreliable

Source: ONS Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings - Workplace Analysis 2012

  Devon Plymouth Torbay Somerset UK
10 percentile 100.3 121.5 97.2 109.6 120.3
20 percentile 166.7 208.5 155.0

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206.2
25 percentile 203.6 249.0 182.5 218.8 245.6
30 percentile 238.9 288.0 216.2 251.8 278.9
40 percentile 296.0 343.6 279.8 297.9 340.4
60 percentile 400.1 461.2 360.2 405.8 481.3
70 percentile 464.4 551.3 422.1 488.8 574.9
75 percentile 513.1 602.8 470.7 542.0 628.6
80 percentile 560.9 670.3 507.2 603.4 692.1
90 percentile 719.1 837.2 # 746.4 892.6