Our use of cookies We use necessary cookies to make our site work. Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, website analytics and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone. For more information on how these cookies work, please see our privacy policy.

To agree to our use of cookies, click the 'Accept' button.
Accept
 

Gender pay gap

We, as a public-sector employer of more than 250 employees, are required to report on our gender pay gap annually in line with The Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties and Public Authorities) Regulations 2017.

Staffordshire County Council is committed to ensuring a positive working environment for everyone and encouraging an inclusive workforce who enjoy their jobs.

At the county council there is no difference between the pay of men and women employed in the same or equivalent roles as we have a job evaluation mechanism which ensures equal pay. However, there is a difference between the average hourly pay of men and women when looking at our entire workforce. Since its introduction, we have undertaken significant analysis to understand our gender pay gap. We recognise there are a number of reasons for our pay gap and it may take some years to see a significant change.

As an organisation we believe that the solution to improving our pay gap is wider than just focussing on the differences between the average pay of men and women. Our aspiration is that initiatives such as Smart Working, our People Strategy and other innovative programs including our employee led New Parent Mentoring Scheme, result in a more empowered, confident and agile organisation, in which we see greater diversity at all levels.  

Published data

You can view our published gender pay gap data on the Gov.UK gender pay gap reporting website. Please view the councils Gender Pay Gap Report below.

There are no results that match your search criteria


Latest community news

Fund helping communities through Coronavirus to be extended

A county council fund that has already provided a £155,000 lifeline to help communities through Coronavirus is to be extended.
Date:
08 July 2020

Staffordshire's Archive and Heritage Services to begin phased reopening

Staffordshire's record office is preparing to reopen to the public from Tuesday 14 July.
Date:
07 July 2020

Good news for couples as Wedding ceremonies set to resume in Staffordshire

From Saturday 4 July, wedding and Civil Partnership ceremonies in Staffordshire can go ahead at registration offices and approved venues deemed COVID-secure.
Date:
03 July 2020

Staffordshire to commemorate Srebrenica Memorial Week

People from across Staffordshire are being invited to commemorate Srebrenica Memorial Week which takes place from 5 to 11 July each year.
Date:
03 July 2020

Visit the Staffordshire Newsroom