Thursday, 2 May 2013

Questions (257)

Mary Lou McDonald

Question:

257. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport 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. [21586/13]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

The information requested by the Deputy is included in Table 1 below. The figures in Table 1 are inclusive of 6 lump sums paid to officers who retired under the Incentivised Scheme of Early Retirement and who reached age 60 between March 2011 and March 2013.  Under this retirement scheme the 90% outstanding lump sum is payable at age 60.

Table 1 - Lump Sum Payments   

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March 2011 to March 2012

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March 2012 to March 2013

Lump sum payments

Number of Payments

Total Amount

Number of Payments

Total Amount

10,000 and 20,000

1

€15,248

1

€16,088

20,001 to 30,000

4

€91,712

1

€21,436

30,001 to 40,000

3

€99,843

0

0

40,001 to 50,000

3

€140,262

4

€176,621

50.001 to 60.000

9

€481,086

0

0

60,001 to 70,000

1

€64,204

1

€64,412

70,001 to 80,000

7

€518,822

1

€78,983

80,001 to 90,000

3

€252,194

1

€89,180

90,001 to 100,000

7

€655,596

0

0

100,001 to 150,000

5

€610,515

3

€384,943

150,001 to 200,000

2

€307,729

0

0

200,001 to 250,000

0

0

0

0

Over 250,000

0

0

0

0

I have asked the State Agencies under the aegis of my Department to provide the Deputy with the information requested. If you do not receive a reply from the agencies within 10 working days please advise my private office.