According to figures from the ONS, female conservation professionals were paid 24.0% less than men in 2016. In contrast, female archivists and curators are paid 11.9% more than men. The ONS interactive tool allows you to find out the gender pay gaps and average earnings in a wide range of jobs. It also shows how many women and men work in each role.
Overall the gap in average pay between men and women, for all employees, is 18.1% – the lowest since records began.