The Prison Service Pay Review Body 2011 report on Northern Ireland sets out a number of recommendations regarding pay, including: a consolidated increase of Ap250 for night custody officers, operational support grades and healthcare assistants; a consolidated increase of Ap0.12 per hour for prisoner custody officers and senior prisoner custody officers; that night patrol officers be paid at a single rate of Ap18, 704. These recommendations are made against the background of exceptional economic circumstances, and follow the Minister's recommendation that consideration be given to those earning Ap21, 000 or less, which follows the Government's announcement of a two-year pay freeze for those earning above that threshold.The Northern Ireland Department of Finance and Personnel indicated that the pay freeze represents a total freeze on all pay ... reduction in resource expenditure of 4.7 per cent and capital expenditure of 35 per cent in the three years to 2013-14. Economic context 2.12 The 2010 Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE) showed that in Northern Ireland: ac Median ... the UK as a whole (2.1 per cent), where full-time median earnings were Ap26, 000; ac The annual salary of operationalanbsp;...
|Title||:||Prison Service Pay Review Body Seventh Report on Northern Ireland 2011|
|Author||:||Prison Service Pay Review Body, Jerry Cope|
|Publisher||:||The Stationery Office - 2011-03-23|