Tuesday, 2 March 2010
Department of Social and Family Affairs
Question 377: To ask the Minister for Social and Family Affairs the number and grade of staff who qualified for performance related pay prior to that payment being abolished in her Department; and the pay scales appropriate to those grades. [10588/10]
Civil service posts at the levels of Assistant Secretary and Deputy Secretary were covered by a scheme of performance related awards. At the point when the scheme was abolished there were 5 Assistant Secretaries and 1 Deputy Secretary serving in this Department.
The pay scales appropriate to the Deputy Secretary and Assistant Secretary grades, effective from 1 January 2010, are as follows:
Deputy Secretary E168,000 (non personal pension contribution scale) E176,800 (personal pension contribution scale)
E127,796 E133,605 E139,898 E146,191 (non personal pension contribution scale)
E134,523 E140,636 E147,262 E153,885 (personal pension contribution scale)