17/08/2015 09:16 BST | Updated 17/08/2015 09:59 BST

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

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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