Amazon boss Jeff Bezos earnings in one year:
£62,300,000,000 (Source)

Annual salary of all 300,000 NHS nurses combined:
£8,280,000,000 (Source)

That’s over seven times less money, shared between 299,999 more people.

One runs an online store. The others save lives.


To pay all 300,000 nurses in the UK costs approx £8,195,700,000 – £8.2 billion – based on an average salary of £27,319 for 300000 nurses (Source: Glassdoor).

Bezos figures: Business Insider