Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Ceisteanna (68)

Billy Kelleher

Ceist:

71 Deputy Billy Kelleher asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform 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. [23178/12]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Expenditure)

Since my appointment as Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform on 9 March 2011, the following staff have been appointed to my private office:

Grade

Salary Scale (per annum)

Wholetime Equivalent

1 Private Secretary

€42,838-€60,224

1.00

1 Executive Officer

€29,024-€47,379

1.00

3 Clerical Officers (CO)

€23,177-€37,341

1.00

The following staff are assigned to work on constituency matters:

Grade

Salary Scale (per annum)

Wholetime Equivalent

1 Personal Secretary

€23,820-€47,755

1.00

1 Personal Assistant

€43,715-€56,060

1.00

1 Clerical Officer (CO)

€23,177-€37,341

0.80

1 Clerical Officer (CO)

€23,042-€36,267

0.60

My colleague, Deputy Brian Hayes, Minister of State for Public Service Reform and the Office of Public Works at the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform and Department of Finance has appointed the following staff to his office:

Grade

Salary Scale (per annum)

Wholetime Equivalent

1 Staff Officer (SO)

€33,070-€43,906

1.00