Tuesday, 24 September 2019

Ceisteanna (385)

Maurice Quinlivan

Ceist:

385. Deputy Maurice Quinlivan asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the number of workers employed by his Department and in each office or agency under the aegis of his Department who earn less than the living wage of €12.30 per hour; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38247/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

The table below outlines the number of staff, by grade, employed by my Department who are earning a wage of less than €12.30 per hour.

Staff earning less than €12.30 per hour

Grade

No. of staff

Clerical Officer

150

Cleaner

2

Services Officer

7

General Operative

2

ICT Apprentice

1

Technical Agricultural Officer 104

104

Total:

Total: 266

The information in respect of State Bodies under the aegis of this Department is a matter for the bodies themselves. The information requested has been forwarded to them for direct reply to the Deputy.