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Salaries and contracted hours of all staff employed by MPs
F1415-146
Disclosure Date:17 Mar 2015
Categories: MPs' STAFFING
Exemptions Applied: None
Request

Please supply the salaries and contracted hours per week for all parliamentary research assistants paid a salary by IPSA. If the hours per week figure is unavailable please supply a description of whether they are full or part time or variants of those qualifiers. Please also supply the approved pay scales for research assistants. 

 

Response

IPSA holds the information that you request.

There are three staff members employed by MPs with the job title of Research Assistant. The yearly salaries and contracted hours of these staff are shown in the below table.

Salary £

Hours Per Week

12,000

16

20,000

30

13,057.28

16


There is no specific pay scale for research assistants. However the salary ranges for all MPs’ staff are available on our website: http://parliamentarystandards.org.uk/IPSAMPs/HR%20Payroll%20and%20Interns%20libruary/MPs%20staff%20paybands%202014-15.pdf