Wednesday, 13 May 2020

Questions (229)

Peter Burke

Question:

229. Deputy Peter Burke asked the Minister for Education and Skills the estimated cost to the Vote of his Department if the rate of employer PRSI was increased to 15.75% for the portion of salaries over €100,000; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [4700/20]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

If the rate of employer PRSI was increased from 11.05% Class A rate to 15.75% for the portion of salaries over €100,000 the estimated increase in pay related costs for the Department of Education and Skills is approximately €1.7 million.