Mayor answers to London
GLA group high incomes
Question by Darren Johnson
Can you provide me with the number of staff who earn more than £135,000 in the GLA and each of the functional bodies?
Answer by Boris Johnson (1st Term)
The GLA has three employees earning more than £135,000.
LFEPA have four employees earning more than £135,000.
In the LDA there are 3 employees earning more than £135,000.
There is one member of staff in the MPA who earns more than £135,000.
Given the tough economic climate, the Commissioner and the TfL Remuneration Committee have agreed that salaries for TfLs senior staff were frozen for 2009-10 and performance related payments were reduced. Currently 80 members of staff earn more than £135,000.
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