Star date: 17th June 2015
FAT CAT PAYMENTS INCREASE WHILE LOW PAID EMPLOYEES AXED
The amounts paid to Salford Council's senior officers increased by almost £200,000 last year, while two hundred non-school Council staff earning under £20,000 were axed, according to drafts accounts for 2014-15 published today.
Chief Fat Cat was City Director, Jim Taylor, who trousered a package just short of £145,000, closely followed by Sue Lightup, Strategic Director for Community, Health and Social Care, whose package was worth over £138,000.
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