Amazon boss Jeff Bezos earnings in one year:
Annual salary of all 300,000 NHS nurses combined:
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