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# Salary

Last year
'Remuneration is significant': No appetite in Govt to increase €420k salary for next HSE boss
Questions have been raised about whether tensions between the HSE and Department of Health played a part in Paul Reid’s decision to step down.
Moving income tax credits and bands will improve take-home pay, says Donohoe
The finance minister says Government will use indexation to up peoples’ take-home pay.
Watt report says it is normal practice for minister not to receive details of every secondment
Dr Holohan says he will not be proceeding with the TCD role as a Professor of Public Health Strategy and Leadership.
'Unusual characteristics' to CMO's new Trinity role, public expenditure minister says
Dr Holohan will be stepping down as the country’s Chief Medical Officer to take up the role at TCD in July.
HSE CEO Paul Reid's pay package totalled €411,777 in 2021
Reid commenced his five year contract for the HSE on 14 May 2019.
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HSE boss Paul Reid’s salary increases to €420,103
Reid was the best paid non-medical member of HSE staff last year by some distance.
Harris says it's 'important' Oireachtas gets opportunity to scrutinise salary hike for new Dept of Health Sec Gen
Questions have been raised about the government’s decision to sanction a pay rise of €81,000 for the post.
Irish rugby players yet to receive a proposal regarding possible salary cuts
It’s understood that Rugby Players Ireland is contacting its members this evening.
Premiership players say clubs have treated them with 'absolute disregard'
The clubs have agreed to reduce the salary cap by £1.4 million from next season onwards.
Businesses warned of new payroll scam targeting employee salaries during busy Christmas season
The Banking and Payment Federation Ireland also warned of scam invoices being sent to businesses.
The average graduate starting salary is now over €30,000
Law is the best paid sector, according to new research.
'Absolutely unacceptable': Teachers unsure of when they'll be paid after starting new jobs
Concerns have been raised about the length of time it takes to process teachers’ appointments.
Government says €10m boost to Defence Forces pay will make Irish military careers 'more attractive'
The increase comes following the publication of the report of the Public Services Pay Commission.
Irish workers earn an average of €23 an hour and a yearly salary of €39,000, according to CSO figures
The sector with the lowest recorded hourly earnings was Accommodation and Food at €12.54 per hour.
Peadar Tóibín: 'Some in Sinn Féin are hurt and angry and are not talking to me at all'
Tóibín talks about his new party, his hopes for the local and general elections and why some old colleagues are not on speaking terms with him.
John Delaney defends Martin O'Neill's eye-watering salary and dismisses TD's concerns
The outgoing manager was believed to earning in the region of €2 million a year towards the end of his tenure.
'His salary will be the same as Sergio Ramos and just behind that of Gareth Bale'
Luka Modric looks set to stay at Real Madrid.
Garda management says it may be 'impossible' to afford wages for the rest of the year
The organisation has had to cap overtime to try to control its spending.
WATCH: A career expert tackles our readers questions about asking for a pay rise
Think your review is the perfect time to ask? Think again.
Law to be changed to allow over 55s apply for job of new Garda Commissioner
Former commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan retired from the position last September.
Government to discuss tackling Ireland's gender pay gap with businesses and trade unions
EU figures show that in Ireland, women currently earn around 13.9% less than men
Dortmund star the latest to join Juan Mata in donating 1% of salary to charity
Shinji Kagawa has signed up for ex-Manchester United team-mate’s initiative.
Secondary school teachers' union recommends rejection of public pay deal
The union will ballot its members on the proposed agreement in the coming weeks.
'I'm in a privileged position': Claire Byrne and Ryan Tubridy on their salaries and gender balance
The two presenters were speaking as RTÉ launched its new season of programming.
Michael O'Leary's pay package climbed even higher last year
The Ryanair chief heads a list of the best-paid European airline bosses.
RTÉ says it has not introduced 'secret bonuses' to staff
This was on foot of a report this morning.
RTÉ to conduct review of gender equality after salary criticisms
The broadcaster also said it will bring forward the publication of fees paid to its top 10 most highly-paid presenters.
Cheaper food, but higher rent: Living wage increases to €11.70 an hour
The current housing crisis has been the main driver of the increased wage rate.
Donald Trump donates part of salary to National Park Service
Some have branded the move a stunt as the US President has proposed budget cutbacks to the service.
Here is the pay gap between public and private sector workers
Earnings were generally higher in the public sector, but the gap has narrowed markedly.
Outsourced Central Bank staff paid an average daily rate of €551
The Finance Minister said individual daily rates could not be disclosed for commercial reasons.
Trump won't take a salary as US President, is "fine" with gay marriage
He told protesters to not be afraid of his presidency.
No thanks! Government ministers have turned down a €12k pay rise
All eyes are on the remaining TDs now to see who will waive the increase.
Joan Burton quizzes the Taoiseach on how much his staff are being paid
He has a team of 12 who are earning up to €156k.
7 big questions about the Budget, answered by an expert
We spoke to KBC economist Austin Hughes about how the upcoming Budget will affect you day to day.
Robin Wright fought to get the same pay as Kevin Spacey on House of Cards
She had threatened to go public if she didn’t get the same money as her co-star Kevin Spacey.
'We're living on borrowed money': Middle-ranking gardaí protest over pay
Gardaí protesting today told us how austerity pay cuts affected them and their families.
Gardaí don't want any new recruits until their pay cuts are reversed
The Garda Representative Association welcomed the commitment to increasing numbers to 15,000 but said pay needs to be tackled first.
Poll: Do you think your salary will increase this year?
A new survey has found that paychecks are set to increase.
Body cameras, terrorist threats and wages on the agenda for sergeants and inspectors
The annual conference for the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors opens later today – and they have a lot to get off their chests.