Kingston's top 12 council directors paid £1.28m last year

Surrey Comet: Kingston Council chief executive Bruce McDonald (pictured on a visit at Kingston police station) was paid £178,341 in 2013 - more than the Prime Minister Kingston Council chief executive Bruce McDonald (pictured on a visit at Kingston police station) was paid £178,341 in 2013 - more than the Prime Minister

Kingston Council's highest paid 12 directors took home a total of £1.28m last year.

Chief executive Bruce McDonald was paid £178,341 in 2013, more than the Prime Minister’s £142,500.

Finance director Leigh Whitehouse, the second highest paid, earned £131,868.

Children’s services boss Nick Whitfield was not included, as he is part-paid by Richmond Council.

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9:09am Tue 7 Jan 14

dugongs2 says...

Plenty of savings to be made here then. Looks like 50% pay cuts across every "director" of a UK council would work out about right from these figures and compared to average earnings.
Plenty of savings to be made here then. Looks like 50% pay cuts across every "director" of a UK council would work out about right from these figures and compared to average earnings. dugongs2
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