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For more information on pay and your rights, see our Work Rights section. We also have special sections giving more information on:

Check your pay

Do you know how much other people get paid for doing jobs similar to yours? You can use a variety of online resources to decide whether you are being paid fairly, and you can work out what your annual salary comes to as an hourly rate (or vice versa), using our online Pay Reckoner. Web sites where you can find information about rates of pay include Wageindicator and (if your union has a subscription) the Labour Research Department’s Payline service.

If you know your annual salary and would like to work out what that comes to as an hourly rate (or vice versa), you can use our online Pay Reckoner.

Note: This content is provided as general background information and should not be taken as legal advice or financial advice for your particular situation. Make sure to get individual advice on your case from your union, a source on our free help page or an independent financial advisor before taking any action.

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