As reported in today’s Herald:
HMRC reveal Devon workers rank among lowest paid in UK
Devon workers have among the lowest average salaries in the UK according to data from the Government’s tax department.
The figures from HMRC show the average employee in East Devon took home £19,100 before tax in the 2016-17 financial year, £100 more than their counterparts in North Devon who made £19,000 before tax. That’s significantly lower than the £23,600 median income across the UK.