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# High Earners

Last year
High-earning public servants to have pay restored, as Varadkar admits timing 'isn't the best'
The public servants due to have their pay restored include medical consultants, members of the judiciary and some CEOs.
All time
Ireland's high earners feel 'insecure' with 28% finding it difficult to make end meets
Despite concerns, the highest earners in Ireland do not want to pay less tax on their earnings.
# High Earners
Here's how much the most popular YouTubers earned this year
Newly compiled data shows just how much YouTube popularity can pay off.
# High Earners
What the Budget means to someone earning around €100,000
How does this change things for you?
Column: 'Ireland's road to recovery depends on whether we're going to bring everyone with us'
A job is no longer a guarantee of economic security and women are particularly vulnerable to precarious work and low wages.
# Budget 2014
Here's how much would be raised if income tax increased for earners over €100k
Michael Noonan has indicated that he won’t be considering any kind of ‘wealth tax’ in Budget 2014 – but has released figures on how much it would bring in.
# Budget 2014
Wealth tax? Probably not going to happen, says Michael Noonan
The Minister for Finance says he won’t comment specifically on Budget 2014 proposals, but has given three reasons why he doesn’t think a wealth tax is possible.
# Bankers
21 bankers in Ireland earned more than €1 million in 2011
Another EU state had 2,436 individuals earning over €1 million in the same year.
# Tax
Highest earners paid more tax in 2010
The additional tax payments by high earners yielded an extra €80 million for Revenue in 2010.
# millionaires
Nearly half of Irish millionaires paid under 30 per cent tax
The highest earners tend to pay tax at a rate well below the standard top band, new figures show.
# Your Say
Poll: Should high earners be paying higher taxes?
The Italian government has introduced a ‘solidarity’ tax for high earners as part of a package of austerity measures. Should the rich in Ireland be made to pay additional taxes?…