Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Ceisteanna (71)

Billy Kelleher

Ceist:

74 Deputy Billy Kelleher asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation 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. [23176/12]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation)

The following tables outline the number of persons employed in my private and constituency office and also in each Minister of State's office at 9th May 2011 and 9th May 2012:

Office

Staff Numbers at 9th May 2011

Staff Numbers at 9th May, 2012

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

Private Office

Private Office

2 Special Advisers

2 Special Advisers

1 Private Secretary

1 Private Secretary

2 Executive Officers

2 Executive Officers

5 Clerical Officers

4 Clerical Officers

Constituency Office

Constituency Office

1 Clerical Officer

1 Clerical Officer

1 Parliamentary Adviser

1 Parliamentary Adviser

1 Personal Secretary

1 Personal Secretary

2 Civilian Drivers

2 Civilian Drivers

Office

Staff Numbers at 9th May 2011

Staff Numbers at 9th May 2012

Minister of State for Research and Innovation

Private Office

Private Office

1 Private Secretary

1 Private Secretary

2 Clerical Officers

2 Clerical Officers

Constituency Office

Constituency Office

1 Personal Assistant

1 Personal Assistant

1 Personal Secretary

1 Personal Secretary

1 Clerical Officer

1 Clerical Officer

2 Civilian Drivers

2 Civilian Drivers

Office

Staff Numbers at 9th May, 2011

Staff Numbers at 9th May 2012

Minister of State for Small Business

Private Office

Private Office

1 Private Secretary

1 Private Secretary

1 Staff Officer

1 Staff Officer

1 Clerical Officer

1 Clerical Officer

Constituency Office

Constituency Office

1 Personal Assistant

1 Personal Assistant

Personal Secretary (0.5% x 2)

Personal Secretary (0.5% x 2)

2 Civilian Drivers

2 Civilian Drivers

1 Clerical Officer

The following table sets out the salary scales of those employed in my private and constituency office and also in each Minister of State's office:

Office of the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

Grade

Salary Scale

Special Adviser

€127,000

Special Adviser

€80,051-€98,424

Private Secretary

€46,081-€58,294 plus allowance of €20,685 p.a.

Executive Officer

€30,516-€47,975

Clerical Officer

€23,176-€37,341

Parliamentary Adviser

€43,715-€56,060

Personal Secretary

€23,820-€47,755

Civilian Driver

€32,964

Office of the Minister for Research and Innovation

Grade

Salary Scale

Private Secretary

€30,516-€47,975, plus allowance of €20,685 p.a.

Clerical Officer

€23,176-€37,341

Personal Assistant

€43,715-€56,060

Personal Secretary

€23,820-€47,755

Civilian Driver

€32,964

Office of the Minister for Small Business

Grade

Salary Scale

Private Secretary

€46,081-€58,294, plus allowance of €20,685 p.a.

Staff Officer

€33,070-€43,906

Clerical Officer

€23,176-€37,341

Personal Assistant

€43,715-€56,060

Personal Secretary

€23,820-€47,755

Civilian Driver

€32,964