Alex Grahams remuneration and expenses for the years since he became a member of the Highland Council in May 2007.
|Salary (Basic Councillor)||16,233.96|
|Total Salary & Expenses||16,914.43|
|Salary (Basic Councillor)||16,233.96||16,233.33|
|Total Salary & Expenses||16,479.50||16,494.96|
|Salary (Basic Councillor)||15,837.36||14,030.31|
|Total Salary & Expenses||16,136.25||14,358.89|
The Basic Councillor salary is an amount set nationally and paid to all Scottish councillors. This amount is currently frozen.
* Other Expenses comprises hall hire for surgeries, surgery adverts, and a subscription fee to the Association of Councillors.
The figures for 2007-08 cover the period from May 2007 to 31 March 2008, and therefore do not comprise a full year. Other periods comprise a full financial year.
Alex Graham is also a member of the Local Government Pension Scheme as a councillor. In addition to his own contributions, which were deducted from the salary shown, the Highland Council made contributions to the scheme as an employer. The employer contribution rates applicable were 17.4% of salary in 200809 and 16.8% of salary in 200708.
Further details of the remuneration and expnses of members of the Highland Council can be found on the Council website at: http://www.highland.gov.uk/yourcouncil/yourcouncillors/councillorsconduct/membersexpenses.htm