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Global Wage Report 2016/17

The highest paying enterprises have the most unequal wages

Explore the data behind the Global Wage Report 2016

The Global Wage Report 2016 showed that wage inequality tends to grow together with pay scales. In fact, the ratio of lowest to highest wages is several times greater for the best-paying 1 per cent of enterprises than for enterprises at any other pay scale.

Use the chart to see how wage inequality changes as pay scales go up and down.