Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Ceisteanna (33)

Billy Kelleher

Ceist:

36 Deputy Billy Kelleher asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade the staffing levels of the private offices and constituency offices of Ministers and Ministers of State in his Department; the salary of each; the same figures for this time in 2011; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23174/12]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Foreign)

The information requested by the Deputy is set out in the following tables:

Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Mr. Eamon Gilmore T.D.

May 2011

Annual salary or scale €

Office of the Tánaiste

1 Special Adviser

168,000

1 Special Adviser

155,000

1 Personal Assistant

43,715-56,060

Private Office — Foreign Affairs and Trade

1 Special Adviser

80,051

1 Private Secretary (Third Secretary)

33,247-58,294 plus 20,685 annual PSM allowance

1 Higher Executive Officer

43,816-55,415

1 Executive Officer

29,024-45,616

3 Clerical Officers

23,177-37,341

Constituency Office

1 Personal Assistant

43,715-56,060

1 Personal Secretary

23,820-47,755

1 Clerical Officer

23,177-37,341

Minister of State for Trade and Development, Ms. Jan O'Sullivan T.D.

May 2012

Annual salary or scale €

Office of the Tánaiste

1 Special Adviser

168,000

1 Special Adviser

155,000

1 Personal Assistant

43,715-56,060

Private Office — Foreign Affairs and Trade

1 Special Adviser

83,337

1 Private Secretary (Third Secretary)

33,247-58,294 plus 20,685 annual PSM allowance

1 Higher Executive Officer

43,816-55,415

1 Executive Officer

29,024-45,616

3 Clerical Officers

23,177-37,341

Constituency Office

1 Personal Assistant

43,715-56,060

1 Personal Secretary

23,820-47,755

1 Clerical Officer

23,177-37,341

Minister of State for Trade and Development, Ms. Jan O'Sullivan T.D.

May 2011

Annual salary or scale €

Private Office

1 Private Secretary (First Secretary)

65,185-80,678 plus 20,685 annual PSM allowance

2 Clerical Officers

23,177-37,341

2 Civilian Drivers

32,964

Constituency Office

1 Personal Assistant

43,715-56,060

1 Personal Secretary

23,820-47,755

1 Clerical Officer

23,177-37,341

Minister of State for Trade and Development, Mr. Joe Costello T.D.

May 2012

Annual salary or scale €

Private Office

1 Private Secretary (Third Secretary)

33,247-58,294 plus 20,685 annual PSM allowance

1 Executive Officer

30,516-47,975

2 Clerical Officers

23,177-37,341

Constituency Office

1 Personal Assistant

43,715-56,060

1 Personal Secretary

23,820-47,755

1 Clerical Officer

23,177-37,341

Minister of State for European Affairs, Ms. Lucinda Creighton, T.D.

May 2011

Annual salary or scale €

Private Office

1 Private Secretary (HEO) *

1 Personal Assistant

43,715-56,060

1 Clerical Officer *

1 Clerical Officer

23,042 — 36,266

2 Civilian Drivers

32,964

Constituency Office

1 Personal Secretary

23,820-47,755

2 Clerical Officers

23,177-37,341

Minister of State for European Affairs, Ms. Lucinda Creighton, T.D.

May 2012

Annual salary or scale €

Private Office

1 Special Adviser

61,966

1 Private Secretary (HEO) *

1 Executive Officer — part time *

10,342 (50% of annual PMS allowance; paid by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade)

1 Personal Assistant

43,715-56,060

1 Clerical Officer *

2 Civilian Drivers

32,964

Constituency Office

1 Personal Secretary

23,820-47,755

2 Clerical Officers

23,177-37,341

*Staff of the Department of the Taoiseach.