HC Deb 12 February 1990 vol 167 c71W
Mr. Dewar

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what are the average gross hourly earnings in Scotland for full-time manual workers, full-time non-manual workers, part-time manual workers and part-time non-manual workers at the latest date for which figures are available.

Mr. Rifkind

The latest available information, for April 1989, is provided in the table:

Average gross hourly earnings (excluding overtime) of employees in Scotland on adult rates
£ per hour
Full-time manual employees 4.23
Full-time non.manual employees 6.28
Part-time manual employees 2.87
Part-time non-manual employees 4.33

Source: New Earnings Survey April 1989.