Do Dumfries And Galloway Council pay enough to live on?

Most people are paid a living wage at Dumfries And Galloway Council.

Public Sector Bodies who pay pay enough to live on include Denbighshire County Council, Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs and Newcastle City Council.

Last updated 14 June 2022

How we know this

Based on 19 job reviews from people who work at Dumfries And Galloway Council.

Why this matters

Everyone should be paid enough to live on.

The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate employers can sign up to that is based on the real cost of living. It is currently £9.90 per hour, and £11.05 per hour in London.

Find out more in our explainer about the Real Living Wage.

Which public sector bodies pay enough to live on?

  1. Denbighshire County Council Pay enough to live on
    9.5
  2. Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs Pay enough to live on
    8.7
  3. Newcastle City Council Pay enough to live on
    8.6
  4. Warrington Borough Council Pay enough to live on
    8.5
  5. Midlothian Council Pay enough to live on
    8.5
  6. Student Loans Company Pay enough to live on
    8.4
  7. Stirling Council Pay enough to live on
    8.4
  8. Fire Service Pay enough to live on
    8.2
  9. South Ayrshire Council Pay enough to live on
    8.1
  10. Citizens Advice Pay enough to live on
    8.1