Amber Rudd’s £1.3 Million Bonus Bill

Amber Rudd’s £1.3 Million Bonus Bill

by guidobard

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You’d think after a year of subsidy slicing, the Department for Energy and Climate Change would run a very tight ship. Not so…

New figures show Amber Rudd’s department blew a total of £1,299,729 on “Non-consolidated performance related payments”, aka bonuses, in 2014-15. A whopping £284,586 was earmarked for just 108 “Senior Civil Servants”, meaning these departmental mandarins hooked themselves a median average of £9,800, with some payouts going as high as an austerity-busting £14,700. This is despite an average salary of £109,490 per year. The average private sector bonus for UK workers last year was just £1,500…

guidobard | March 29, 2016 at 1:11 pm | Tags: Civil Service, DECC | Categories: Gaia Fawkes, Guido Fawkes | URL: