Information on Equal Pay for UK Women
The days of women being paid less than men should be well behind us, but wage inequality is alive and well in many workplaces. What should you do if you suspect the man at the desk next to you is being paid more than you?
By law, employers have to pay men and women the same wage for doing the same job.
The first step to making sure you are getting equal pay is to find out how much men doing the same or similar jobs to you are getting paid. The easiest way to do this is simply to ask to see their pay slip.
Frequently Asked Questions
Check out our sister website Whatsheearns for more on equal pay issues and answers to all of your equal pay questions.
- What She Earns
- Equal Opportunities Commission
- Women and Equality Unit