Tuesday, 5 November 2019

Questions (1068)

Mattie McGrath

Question:

1068. Deputy Mattie McGrath asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the number of full and part-time staff employed in her Department; the number of such staff being paid at the minimum wage rate of pay; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [44845/19]

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Written answers (Question to Employment)

In figures to end September, there were the equivalent of 6,308 staff on full-time contracts (6,651 people) and 5 staff on part-time contracts. The figure for full time equivalents takes account of staff that avail of work-share options. All staff are paid above the minimum wage level.

Question No. 1069 answered with Question No. 1063.