Wages back to pre-economic crisis levels

Tuesday 19th February 2020

Alec has welcomed news released today that averages wages are now back to pre-economic crisis levels.

Alec said: “Workers lost a decade of wage growth after Labour’s economic crash, but by helping the Government to pay down the deficit and rewire our economy with record employment, the patience of the British people is paying off”.

Today’s news sees a record high number of people in work, a record high employment rate, more women in work than ever before, female employment rate at a record high, full time employment at a record high and almost 3.9 m more people in work since 2010.