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# pay - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Dunnes Stores workers receive pay boost
# Deal Dunne
# Deal Dunne

Dunnes Stores workers receive pay boost

Jul 8th 2014, 6:42 PM 26,954 Views 23 Comments

Employees receive a wage increase, but disputes about temporary contracts and representation remain an issue

# pay - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

No bank staff hit with higher USC charge on bonuses since 2011
# Pay
# Pay

No bank staff hit with higher USC charge on bonuses since 2011

Jun 25th 2014, 6:30 AM 11,757 Views 13 Comments

The charge was brought in to discourage ‘inappropriate’ bonus payments being made to staff in bailed out banks.

# pay - Monday 16 June, 2014

Bausch & Lomb staff vote in favour of cost cutting measures
# Waterford
# Waterford

Bausch & Lomb staff vote in favour of cost cutting measures

Jun 16th 2014, 10:53 PM 13,787 Views 33 Comments

SIPTU staff voted in favour of the measures. TEEU members will vote tomorrow.

# pay - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Which sector saw the biggest wage gains so far this year?
# Paid Up
# Paid Up

Which sector saw the biggest wage gains so far this year?

May 28th 2014, 5:24 PM 32,407 Views 61 Comments

The education sector is again the biggest loser in the earnings stats for the first quarter.

# pay - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

'It would be better' if Shatter cleared up severance pay issue by Friday, says Varadkar
# Sand In Face
# Sand In Face

'It would be better' if Shatter cleared up severance pay issue by Friday, says Varadkar

May 21st 2014, 11:18 PM 10,722 Views 53 Comments

The Minister for Transport said he didn’t want to kick a man while he was down.

Will Alan Shatter take his severance pay? He has "no comment at this time"
# €70k
# €70k

Will Alan Shatter take his severance pay? He has "no comment at this time"

May 21st 2014, 4:22 PM 14,713 Views 82 Comments

The Taoiseach said earlier today that while he “can’t force him”, he “hopes” that Shatter doesn’t accept the payment.

# pay - Saturday 17 May, 2014

How much are Alan Shatter's pension and severance payments worth?
# Resignation
# Resignation

How much are Alan Shatter's pension and severance payments worth?

May 17th 2014, 8:15 AM 21,506 Views 110 Comments

Previous ministers have declined to accept some of these payments.

# pay - Friday 16 May, 2014

Impact: We want more pay... as long as the economy can handle it
# Deficit Targets
# Deficit Targets

Impact: We want more pay... as long as the economy can handle it

May 16th 2014, 8:02 AM 7,695 Views 32 Comments

The public service union will only seek increased pay if the government reaches deficit targets.

# pay - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Despite being more confident about the economy, Dubliners are wary of setting up a business
# Reluctant
# Reluctant

Despite being more confident about the economy, Dubliners are wary of setting up a business

May 13th 2014, 7:24 PM 10,438 Views 8 Comments

The Your Dublin, Your Voice survey is the fifth of of its kind and set out to find how Dubliners are feeling about their current financial situation.

# pay - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Poll: Will you make an effort to conserve water in order to reduce your bill?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you make an effort to conserve water in order to reduce your bill?

May 7th 2014, 9:09 AM 15,177 Views 170 Comments

The Minister for the Environment said the charge could be reduced if people make attempts to conserve water.

# pay - Monday 28 April, 2014

Union hits out at Dunnes over workers' contracts lower than 15 hours per week
# Mandate
# Mandate

Union hits out at Dunnes over workers' contracts lower than 15 hours per week

Apr 28th 2014, 10:03 AM 12,578 Views 26 Comments

Mandate launched the ‘Decency for Dunnes Workers Campaign at the unions Biennial Delegate Conference in Killarney.

# pay - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Rehab admit response has been 'inadequate' and 'seriously damaging'
# Hands Up
# Hands Up

Rehab admit response has been 'inadequate' and 'seriously damaging'

Apr 8th 2014, 1:48 PM 8,059 Views 29 Comments

The group has drafted in an independent management consultant to identify how they can be more transparent.

# pay - Friday 28 March, 2014

Aer Lingus paid its chief executive €1.5m in 2013
# Pay Packet
# Pay Packet

Aer Lingus paid its chief executive €1.5m in 2013

Mar 28th 2014, 8:16 PM 11,617 Views 121 Comments

The annual report also outlines cost savings of €30 million are to be introduced.

# pay - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Here's the letter that Frank Flannery sent to PAC
# Return Of The PAC
# Return Of The PAC

Here's the letter that Frank Flannery sent to PAC

Mar 20th 2014, 10:13 AM 11,072 Views 37 Comments

Flannery says he will cooperate with the Public Accounts Committee – as soon as they contact him directly.

# pay - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

The good news: employees set for pay bump this year
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

The good news: employees set for pay bump this year

Mar 12th 2014, 11:02 AM 18,118 Views 29 Comments

The bad news: you may not end up feeling it in your pocket.

# pay - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less?
# Payday
# Payday

Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less?

Mar 6th 2014, 2:06 PM 19,255 Views 65 Comments

Over the last ten years, graduate salaries went up, but then down even quicker.

# pay - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Irish Water workers told to use toilets at petrol stations, claims union
# Conditions
# Conditions

Irish Water workers told to use toilets at petrol stations, claims union

Mar 4th 2014, 7:56 AM 18,664 Views 75 Comments

SIPTU says some of the main contractors installing water meters are not honouring agreements made about pay and benefits for workers.

# pay - Sunday 2 March, 2014

'UHI will disadvantage the poorest and the sickest' says IMO
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

'UHI will disadvantage the poorest and the sickest' says IMO

Mar 2nd 2014, 1:47 PM 9,134 Views 47 Comments

The Taoiseach said that UHI will be delivered in the lifetime of government as the people voted for it.

# pay - Friday 28 February, 2014

Column: As a society, we can't afford to pay Irish workers so little
# Working Poor
# Working Poor

Column: As a society, we can't afford to pay Irish workers so little

Feb 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 264 Views 127 Comments

The term ‘working poor’ should be an oxymoron but it’s a reality in Ireland – a wage increase is desperately needed, writes Jimmy Kelly.

# pay - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Irish Rail workers reject payroll-cutting plan, Varadkar ‘disappointed’
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Irish Rail workers reject payroll-cutting plan, Varadkar ‘disappointed’

Feb 27th 2014, 4:30 PM 9,592 Views 47 Comments

Both SIPTU and the NBRU have rejected the latest proposals as unfair. The Transport Minister says Irish Rail won’t be given any more cash…

# pay - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Staff at Tyndall Institute strike again as campaign intensifies
# UCC
# UCC

Staff at Tyndall Institute strike again as campaign intensifies

Feb 19th 2014, 9:34 PM 8,619 Views 17 Comments

The staff will hold another picket at both the Tyndall Institute and UCC’s main campus next week.

# pay - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on
# Penny Pinching
# Penny Pinching

250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on

Feb 12th 2014, 9:21 AM 14,646 Views 100 Comments

But income gaps are skewing analysis of the income average according to the Nevin Economic Research Centre.

# pay - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Problems recruiting consultants? 'Let's deal with it'
# Health System
# Health System

Problems recruiting consultants? 'Let's deal with it'

Feb 11th 2014, 7:51 PM 9,202 Views 11 Comments

The IMO said this evening that there has been nothing but “disincentives and obstacles” put in the way of highly skilled doctors.

# pay - Friday 7 February, 2014

6,500 electricians to strike in two weeks over pay rates
# Sparks Flying
# Sparks Flying

6,500 electricians to strike in two weeks over pay rates

Feb 7th 2014, 5:58 PM 15,228 Views 80 Comments

Some 94 per cent of TEEU members voted in favour of industrial action and notice was served on employers today.

# pay - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Some top Irish executives get bonuses of 100% (with no pay cap)
# Cha-ching!
# Cha-ching!

Some top Irish executives get bonuses of 100% (with no pay cap)

Jan 30th 2014, 6:30 AM 10,051 Views 22 Comments

A new salary guide published by professional recruitment agency Morgan McKinley also found that Dublin professionals get paid more that those in other parts.

# pay - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

AIB silent over bonus plan for top executives, government says policy hasn't changed
# Pay
# Pay

AIB silent over bonus plan for top executives, government says policy hasn't changed

Jan 28th 2014, 12:37 PM 5,981 Views 32 Comments

AIB declined to comment if they held discussions with government about changing compensation policy for top bankers.

# pay - Thursday 23 January, 2014

There are 29 Irish Water staff earning over €100,000
# More Water
# More Water

There are 29 Irish Water staff earning over €100,000

Jan 23rd 2014, 10:49 PM 44,445 Views 208 Comments

And 27 senior managers get a car allowance.

# pay - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Tyndall National Institute staff to picket over pay
# UCC
# UCC

Tyndall National Institute staff to picket over pay

Jan 21st 2014, 6:45 AM 5,219 Views 13 Comments

The institute is part of University College Cork, but is not based on the main campus.

# pay - Monday 20 January, 2014

Staff to picket UCC's Tyndall Institute tomorrow over pay dispute
# UCC
# UCC

Staff to picket UCC's Tyndall Institute tomorrow over pay dispute

Jan 20th 2014, 11:39 AM 7,793 Views 17 Comments

Workers claim there is pay inequity between them and a number of their counterparts in UCC who are doing the same job.

# pay - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Nine minsterial advisers have salaries higher than pay guidelines
# Salaries
# Salaries

Nine minsterial advisers have salaries higher than pay guidelines

Dec 26th 2013, 7:15 AM 7,962 Views 61 Comments

A number of ministers explained that their advisers had previously been on much higher pay scales when working in the private sector prior to their appointment in the respective departments.

# pay - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Aaron McKenna: A functioning charity sector needs to pay well
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: A functioning charity sector needs to pay well

Dec 21st 2013, 8:00 AM 71 Views 63 Comments

People working in charities have mortgages and kids and wants and desires. The sector can’t hope to recruit and retain top class people, capable of running very complex operations, if they offer significantly less than the private sector.

92 NAMA staff earned over €100k last year, four earned over €200k
# Pay Scales
# Pay Scales

92 NAMA staff earned over €100k last year, four earned over €200k

Dec 21st 2013, 7:00 AM 7,682 Views 28 Comments

When both NTMA and NAMA staff figures are combined, 15 staff members earned over €200,000 in 2012.

# pay - Thursday 19 December, 2013

PAC Chairman releases St Vincent's Hospital documents related to senior staff payments
# Remuneration
# Remuneration

PAC Chairman releases St Vincent's Hospital documents related to senior staff payments

Dec 19th 2013, 7:07 PM 8,935 Views 17 Comments

The correspondence from Noel Whelan, Chairman of St Vincent’s Healthcare Group states to the PAC that they believe they are “compliant” with the health sector pay policy.

# pay - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Gross total expenditure for public service to amount to €53bn for 2014
# Revised Estimates
# Revised Estimates

Gross total expenditure for public service to amount to €53bn for 2014

Dec 18th 2013, 7:26 PM 5,015 Views 44 Comments

Revised estimates are required to be published before the end of 2013.

# pay - Thursday 12 December, 2013

HSE to meet with voluntary hospitals today
# Crc
# Crc

HSE to meet with voluntary hospitals today

Dec 12th 2013, 7:27 AM 3,690 Views 1 Comment

Hospitals will be given until the end of the year to comply with HSE guidelines.

# pay - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Payment for supervision and substitution to stop in 2014 if ASTI reject Haddington deal
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Payment for supervision and substitution to stop in 2014 if ASTI reject Haddington deal

Dec 3rd 2013, 5:24 PM 10,772 Views 54 Comments

The ASTI warns this will lead to a ‘serious escalation’ of the current industrial dispute in schools.

# pay - Friday 29 November, 2013

Jack & Jill CEO: 'I get no top-up payments, no bonus, no pension'
# Charities
# Charities

Jack & Jill CEO: 'I get no top-up payments, no bonus, no pension'

Nov 29th 2013, 9:20 PM 19,002 Views 88 Comments

Jonathan Irwin said charity staff having their salaries topped up with money from donations is “damaging”.

Can abuse of salary top-ups be avoided? 'With great difficulty,' says Howlin
# Public Expenditure
# Public Expenditure

Can abuse of salary top-ups be avoided? 'With great difficulty,' says Howlin

Nov 29th 2013, 10:28 AM 5,912 Views 107 Comments

The Minister for Public Expenditure said individual agreements across different organisations complicates the process.

# pay - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

No charitable donations used to pay Chief Executive's allowance, says Crumlin Hospital Board
# Top-ups
# Top-ups

No charitable donations used to pay Chief Executive's allowance, says Crumlin Hospital Board

Nov 27th 2013, 10:07 PM 6,678 Views 23 Comments

Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin said tonight that the Chief Executive does receive remuneration from on-site commercial activities.