Borough salaries £2k less than NI average

by Peter Winter


by Peter Winter


A NEW report shows the average private-sector employee in Causeway Coast and Glens earns £2000 less than Northern Ireland's median annual salary.

In 2018 earnings across Northern Ireland averaged out at £21,923 per year.

In Causeway Coast and Glens, the figure was just £19,900.

The bad news is compounded by the fact that the borough is more reliant than most on private-sector jobs.

*Read the full report inside this week's Chronicle.

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