Administrative unit

Hanley LabMkt

Urban Labour Market

Hourly Wages Rates for Selected Occupations (Pence)

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Year Upholsterers
1897 8 Show data context
1898 8 Show data context
1899 8 Show data context
1900 9 Show data context
1901 9 Show data context
1902 9 Show data context
1903 9 Show data context
1904 9 Show data context
1905 9 Show data context
1906 9 Show data context
Date: Source:
1897 - 1906 Rates of Wages and Hours of Labour in various industries in the United Kingdom for a series of years

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These data were originally gathered by trade unions, mainly in the artisan trades, and record their 'Standard Rates' These were the minimum rates that union members were expected to accept; members offered lower wages were entitled to claim unemployment benefits from the union.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Hanley LabMkt through time | Work and Poverty Statistics | Hourly Wages Rates for Selected Occupations (Pence), A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 28th September 2021