More than 25 senior DoH staff are paid salaries direct to limited companies.
Public sector salaries and town hall spending on the rise.
Our investigation reveals rising public sector salaries and soaring town hall spending.
More than 26,000 people in the National Health Service (NHS) earn over £100,000, with 6,500 netting more than the Prime Minister. Some of the best paid public servants are GPs – ten of whom are paid o...
BBC’s Mark Thompson earns the highest public sector wage of £838,000.
45 Police Officers earn more than the PM, with 196 policemen and women earning over £100,000.
241 Government civil servants earn equal to, or more than their own boss, the Prime Minister.
UK’s highest paid council chief earns £299,925, 362 people earn council salaries over £100,000.
160 BBC bosses earn more than the PM, and 97 BBC managers are on over £160,000.
Salaries are healthy in the NHS with 26,000 employees earning over £100,000
The are 1,465 GPs earning more than the Prime Minister; 10 earn over £300,000.
385 teachers in the UK earn over £100,000. 17 are paid more than the Prime Minister.
Is a pay freeze the best way to reform the public sector?
The Bureau identifies obstacles standing in the way of cuts to public pay.