Thursday, 2 May 2013

Questions (112)

Mary Lou McDonald

Question:

112. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation if he will provide in tabular form information on lump sum payments (details supplied) paid to retiring public sector workers between March 2011 and March 2013. [21590/13]

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Written answers (Question to Jobs)

The lump sum amounts paid to retired staff members in my Department in the period March 2011 to March 2013 are listed in tabular form. In addition to those contained in the figures below, five retirees received lump sums of less that €10,000.

In relation to retirement lump sums paid to staff of Agencies under the remit of my Department, I have asked the Agencies to respond directly to the Deputy.

Lump Sum Amounts

No of Retirees paid between March 2011 and March 2013

10,000 – 20,000

9

20,001 – 30,000

6

30,001 – 40,000

5

40,001 – 50,000

8

50,001 - 60,000

2

60,001 – 70,000

5

70,001 – 80,000

7

80,001 – 90,000

5

90,001 – 100,000

4

100,001 – 150,000

20

150,001 – 200,000

10

200,001 – 250,000

2

Over 250,000

1

Total

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