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FTSE 100 Top Earners Pocket As Much As 1500 Times The UK Average Wage

17/08/2015 13:16 BST | Updated 17/08/2015 13:59 BST

The highest paid FTSE CEOs earned as much as 1500 times the UK's average wage last year, a report by the High Pay Centre reveals.

While the average earnings for a full-time employee in the UK was £27,195, last year the top-ten highest paid CEOs collectively received £156 million.

And just one CEO took home almost a third of this figure - we've compiled the list of Britain's top earning CEOs below...

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