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Senior Salaries Review Body

Volume 715: debated on Wednesday 16 December 2009

Question

Asked by

To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the salaries and annual expenses of Mr Bill Cockburn and the other members of the Senior Salaries Review Body. [HL561]

The Chairman and members of the Senior Salaries Review Body (SSRB) do not receive annual salaries, but are paid on a daily basis for each day of attendance and work for the SSRB. The Chair is remunerated at £350 and the members at £300 respectively. The number of days worked per year varies depending on workload.

In addition, the members have their travel and related essential expenses reimbursed.

During the financial year 2008-09 the annual fees and expenses of the SSRB Chairman and members were as follows:

Name

Fees

Expenses

Bill Cockburn

£10,150.00

£1,110.60

Mark Baker

£5,700.00

£900.60

Mary Galbraith

£6,600.00

£6,794.72

Mei Sim Lai

£6,300.00

£52.50

Mike Langley

£6,300.00

£52.50

Jim McKenna

£1,200.00

£367.00

Peter North

£7,800.00

£1,780.95

Richard Pearson

£7,800.00

£696.85

Paul Williams

£9,000.00

£585.50

John Baker

£700.00

£0.00