Low pay in the hotel and accommodation sector
Hotels have failed to share the profits of their booming businesses with their workforce. Despite the industry’s rapid recovery after the recession, median earnings barely rose in real terms between 2008 and 2017. Pay in the industry is so low that over half of employees in the industry earn below the real Living Wage. This report is the first of two reports looking at the hotel sector.
- 27 February 2019
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