Premier Gladys Berejiklian boosts Department of Premier and Cabinet boss Tim Reardon’s pay to almost $700k

Sydney Light Rail Action Group

Premier Gladys Berejiklian hand-picked her head public servant. Picture: Jonathan NgPremier Gladys Berejiklian hand-picked her head public servant. Picture: Jonathan Ng

GLADYS Berejiklian’s hand-picked public service boss will receive a pay packet of up to $687,000 when he starts in the job today — but only after the Premier sought a special ruling for his pay increase.

The remuneration tribunal has approved a “personal” salary package for new Department of Premier and Cabinet boss Tim Reardon — delivering him a significant boost from his current $580,000 ­salary package as Transport Secretary. The new salary is the same as that earned by former DPC boss and Mike Baird appointee Blair Comley, who was moved on from the job nine days ago.

Tim Reardon was previously Secretary of Transport for NSW. Picture: Jonathan Ng

However, the Premier (pictured) needed to seek…

View original post 347 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s