Blackpool Council is committed to transparency and publishes the pay multiple, the ratio between the highest paid salary and the average salary of the whole of the authorities workforce.

The following pay multiples are available in respect of the financial year 2016/17

Salary of the highest paid officer £139,218

Pay multiple
 Salary bracketSalaryRatio
Highest salary £139,218  
Mean £26,159.65 5.32
Median £22,434 6.21
Lowest £7,717 18.04

Please note that the above figures are in respect of staff employed directly by the council. Staff in schools are excluded.