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Departmental Pay

Volume 472: debated on Monday 3 March 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what the salary range is for each pay band of civil servants in her Department. (188796)

The salary range for each pay band in the Department for Transport is given in the following tables which show the minimum and maximum salary for each grade encompassing the individual pay rates of the central Department and agencies.

£

Grade

Location

Minimum

Maximum

AA

Outside London

10,850

16,141

London

13,865

19,973

AO

Outside London

14,742

19,853

London

17,499

23,355

EO

Outside London

18,689

26,099

London

22,086

28,706

HEO

Outside London

23,147

33,260

London

25,949

36,238

HEO/SEO

Outside London

28,356

33,710

London

31,369

37,291

SEO

Outside London

30,625

41,692

London

34,199

47,258

Grade 7

Outside London

38,269

56,830

London

43,440

67,248

Grade 6

Outside London

48,070

64,787

London

54,508

68,190

£

Grade

Minimum

Ceiling

SCSPB1

56,100

116,000

SCSPB2

81,600

160,000

SCSPB3

99,960

205,000

Specialist grades which are outside of the aforementioned

£

Minimum

Maximum

Traffic management

1A

16,719

18,466

1B

17,248

20,912

2

23,716

28,751

3

37,516

45,478

Accident and nuclear

SEO

53,481

62,792

Grade 7

65,500

75,000

Grade 6

72,500

85,000

Coastguard technical S level

34,564

43,525

Senior driving examiners

24,258

26,866

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what the current average basic pay for full-time equivalent (a) men and (b) women in (i) AA, (ii) AO and (iii) EO or equivalent grades is in each of her Department’s bargaining units. (190272)

[holding answer 28 February 2008]: The current average basic pay for men and women within each of the Department’s bargaining units is shown in the following table. London and outside London salaries are included within the averages shown.

£

AA

AO

EO

Female

Male

Female

Male

Female

Male

DfT(C)

16,902.33

17,341.00

22,196.29

21,903.30

25,958.74

26,410.67

VOSA

12,510.00

16,240.00

16,860.00

20,520.00

22,600.00

25,970.00

DVLA

13,653.90

13,486.41

16,656.34

16,710.04

20,315.39

20,344.85

VCA

15,660.00

14,895.00

18,343.00

18,259.00

22,250.00

23,032.00

HA

15,688.00

15,402.00

16,653.00

16,530.00

20,459.00

20,300.00

MCA

13,751.74

13,581.47

16,838.16

17,178.70

21,880.16

23,215.66

DSA

14,855.50

14,600.20

17,276.50

17,205.46

21,802.30

21,685.47

GCDA

21,749.01

21,134.34

25,391.66

26,228.63

Note:

VOSA levels made up of both technical and non-technical staff. Technical posts attract a market premium and these posts are predominantly filled by male staff.