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List: Top Ten Highest Paid People in Britain

Date: 2003

Source: Sunday Times newspaper 'Pay List'

Base: All UK residents.

Notes: Roman Abramovich earned £564m in 2003 from his Russian oil company Sibneft and the sale of his stake in Aeroflot. The Sunday Times lists the country's top 500 earners every year.

Rank / Person / Source of Wealth

2003

1. Roman Abramovich, business

£564m

2. John Caudwell, telecoms

£397m

3. Michael Cornish, business

£203m

4. Philip Green, retailing

£171m

5. JK Rowling, publishing

£125m

6. Bill Archer, retailing

£73.8m

7. John Fredriksen, business

£68.5m

8. Lynn Wilson, property and construction

£47m

9. Patrick Moores, retailing

£43.4m

10. Paul Drayson, pharmaceuticals

£42.4m


 
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