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Public Sector Pay

Dáil Éireann Debate, Tuesday - 26 July 2022

Tuesday, 26 July 2022

Ceisteanna (507)

Richard Boyd Barrett


507. Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the full year cost of ensuring that every public sector worker earning under €100,000 receives a pay increase of 10% in 2023; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41431/22]

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Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Public)

The total public service pay bill figure (inclusive of Local Authorities) for 2022 is €23.7 billion. This includes all elements of pay, including basic pay, allowances, overtime, premia, and employer PRSI. The estimated cost of a 10% pay increase for public service workers earning less than €100,000 would be approx. €2.2 billion.