Pre-tax profit rose from £226 million to £276 million as Google took a larger share of Britain’s online advertising.
The Silicon Valley group paid £578 million in wages to its UK workforce and £509 million in share-based bonuses. The payout equates to £212,000 for each of the subsidiary’s 5,124 staff.
How very cool.
Google staff take home £200k each
Now shoot the headline writer. For there is this thing called income tax.