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Wednesday, 9 February 2005
Page: 188


Senator Hutchins asked the President of the Senate, upon notice, on 31 January 2005:

(1)   In respect of the former Department of the Parliamentary Library, how many staff were employed in corporate services roles as at: (a) 30 June 2001; (b) 30 June 2002; and (c) 30 June 2003 (include departmental head and support staff, all staff involved in strategic planning and other staff not involved in direct service provision to the Parliament).

(2)   What were the classifications of those staff.

(3)   What was the average remuneration of those classifications, including superannuation, training costs and other on-costs.


The PRESIDENT —The answer to the honourable senator’s question is as follows:

(1)   The numbers of staff employed in corporate services roles were:

(a)   18.50.

(b)   13.50.

(c)   13.50.

(2)   The classifications were as follows:

Classification

30 June 2001

30 June 2002

30 June 2003

Secretary

0.50

0.50

0.50

SES

1

1

1

PE 2

-

-

1

PE 1

4

3

2

PS 6

4

2

2

PS 5

2

1

1

PS 4

2

1

1

PS 3

3

2

2

PS 2/1

2

3

-

PS 2

-

-

1

PS 1

-

-

2

Total

18.50

13.50

13.50

(3)   The costs were as follows:

Classification

30 June 2001 $

30 June 2002 $

30 June 2003 $

Secretary

88,495

91,997

95,004

SES

133,072

137,730

145,733

PE 2

93,614

96,891

100,318

PE 1

77,885

80,611

83,631

PS 6

63,259

65,473

68,115

PS 5

56,162

58,127

60,586

PS 4

50,974

52,758

55,082

PS 3

45,593

47,189

49,374

PS 2/1

36,060

36,807

-

PS 2

44,077

PS 1

38,027

These figures take account of salary, superannuation, annual leave, long service leave and Comcare premiums. No information is available on training costs, or other on-costs such as accommodation or ICT support.