Thursday, 18 April 2013

Questions (233)

Mary Lou McDonald

Question:

233. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will provide in a tabular format a list of all his special advisers pay and that of his Minister of State, to include each salary, name of employee above principal officer standard scale salary rate; and if he will supply the total pay bill for all his special advisers for 2012. [18319/13]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

In response to the Deputy's question, I have detailed below the information requested in respect of Special Advisors employed in my Department and paid above Principal Officer standard scale.

Name

Title

Salary paid in 2012 

Ross MacMathuna (from 16/01/2012 to date)

Special Advisor to Minister Coveney

€110,000

The total pay bill for Special Advisors in my Department for 2012 is €110,000.