Women at Majestic Wines are paid more than their male colleagues, according to gender pay data.
The average hourly rate for female workers at Majestic is 5.5 per cent higher than their male counterparts, with female retail workers paid 2.3 per cent more on average.
According to data from the Office for National Statistics, on average women are paid 18.4 per cent less than men across the UK.
Women make up 31 per cent of Majestic’s 1,438 workforce.
Tthe company said its ‘data is the opposite of the UK average primarily because we employ a larger number of men in our warehouse and delivery roles, reflecting the more manual job types’.