A source said that the BBC’s annual report will show a reduction in the salary expenditures of its top talents.
The Pennsylvania News Agency understands that this reduction will be disclosed as part of the broadcaster’s report to be released on Tuesday.
It will also show British Broadcasting Corporation “It has brought changes to the public during this challenging time.”
Since 2017, the BBC has been required to publish the names of people with an annual income of more than £150,000, a move encouraged by the government.
However, it did not disclose the paid packages produced through BBC Studios, the commercial arm of the broadcaster.
Announced the host of the day of the game last year Gary Linek Pay cuts have made Zoe Ball The person with the highest income on the BBC.
Lineker also signed a new five-year contract with the broadcaster, reducing wages by 23% from 1.75 million pounds to about 1.35 million pounds.
In the 2019/20 annual data released last year, he still tops the star income list, but his new contract means that if Bauer’s salary remains unchanged, her income will be higher.
A BBC source said: “Everyone knows that the lockdown over the past year has been a challenge for everyone.
“The BBC will release a report showing that we have brought changes to the public during this challenging time.
“While doing this, the BBC is also rapidly reforming.
“The report will adopt a series of measures to show real and tangible progress.
“For example, we reduced our pay for top talent by 10%. This is not an isolated figure, but one of a series of other statistics that show that we are on the right path.
“This does not mean that the BBC is complacent. We must continue to work hard to serve the public. This is where we put all our efforts.”
Bauer recently announced that she will resign as the host of the Strictly Come Dancing spin-off series to collaborate with professional dancers Janet Manrara Take over her duties with Rylan Clark-Neal.
50-year-old Ball succeeded Chris Evans as the host of the Radio 2 breakfast show in January 2019, but lost 1 million listeners in her first year.
The BBC recently faced censorship after the publication of the report by Rhodes Dyson Learn more about Martin Bashir’s panoramic interview with Diana, Princess of Wales.
It said that the reporter used “deception” to obtain a blockbuster interview in 1995 and was then covered up by a “very ineffective” internal investigation in which the BBC failed to insist on “governance, accountability and censorship.”