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Junior Ministers to split €16,000 pay increase

Jul 28, 2020 15:07 By News Northern Sound
Junior Ministers to split €16,000 pay increase Junior Ministers to split €16,000 pay increase
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The three Super Junior Ministers have agreed to give back the almost €16,000 in extra salary the Dáil approved for them last week.

The three Super Junior Ministers have agreed to give back the almost €16,000 in extra salary the Dáil approved for them last week.

Instead Jack Chambers, Hildegarde Naughten and Pippa Hackett will split the two existing allowances and will get a wage increase of a little over €10,000 each.

Ministers have also agreed to take an across the board 10 per cent pay cut.

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However, many will still earn slightly more than the last government which had turned down incremental increases in their wages.

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