Thursday, 18 April 2013

Ceisteanna (233)

Mary Lou McDonald


233. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will provide in a tabular format a list of all his special advisers pay and that of his Minister of State, to include each salary, name of employee above principal officer standard scale salary rate; and if he will supply the total pay bill for all his special advisers for 2012. [18319/13]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

In response to the Deputy's question, I have detailed below the information requested in respect of Special Advisors employed in my Department and paid above Principal Officer standard scale.



Salary paid in 2012 

Ross MacMathuna (from 16/01/2012 to date)

Special Advisor to Minister Coveney


The total pay bill for Special Advisors in my Department for 2012 is €110,000.