Manufacturing pay awards rise

Manufacturing pay awards rose to an average of 2.6% in the three months to the end of April, up from 2.5% in the previous three months, according to the Confederation of British Industry’s latest pay survey. A rise in the cost of living was the most commonly cited reason.

Manufacturing pay awards rose to an average of 2.6% in the three months to the end of April, up from 2.5% in the previous three months, according to the Confederation of British Industry’s latest pay survey. A rise in the cost of living was the most commonly cited reason.