Senior staff salaries and members' allowances

To show our commitment to being an open and transparent council, we have taken steps to publish details of senior management salaries. South Cambridgeshire District Council employs almost 500 staff who work to provide local services. Staff are led by a team that includes:

 

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Job title Year Actual salary paid (£) Returning Officer fees (£) Election fees (£) Benefits in kind etc (£) Compensation for loss of office (£) Total remuneration excluding pension contributions (£) Employers pension contributions (£) Total remuneration including pension contributions (£)
Chief Executive 1 2018-19 117,555 12,387 0 0 202,455 332,397 19,984 352,381
Chief Executive 1 2017-18 91,566 536   0 0 91,566 15,566 107,132
Interim Chief Executive 2 2017-18 29,954 20,278 0 0 0 50,231 6,806 57,037
Executive Director 2 2018-19 80,315 0 0 0 0 80,315 12,604 92,919
Executive Director 2 2017-18 82,097 0 0 0 0 82,097 13,957 96,054
Director of Health & 2018-19 95,606 0 300 0 0 95,906 16,253 112,158
Environmental Services 3 2017-18 85,296 0 698 0 0 85,994 14,500 100,494
Director of Housing 4 2018-19 29,823 0 0 0 0 29,823 0 29,823
Director of Housing 4 2017-18 85,296 0 0 0 0 85,296 1,208 86,504
Joint Director for Planning and Economic Development 5 2018-19 106,152 0 0 0 0 106,152 18,046 124,198
Joint Director for Planning and Economic Development 5 2017-18 105,101 0 0 0 0 105,101 17,867 122,968

 

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1 Commenced employment 1 July 17. Employment ended 28 February 2019 -Loss of Office cost is additional pension contribution payable due to early retirement.

2 Executive Director - Acting up to Interim Chief Executive to June 2017, resumed substantive post with effect from July 2017. Retired 31 December 2018

3 Includes acting up to Chief Executive from 1 March 2019

4 Last day of employment 22 July 2018

5 Shared Director with Cambridge City Council. 100% of Remuneration costs shown above. Costs shared 50:50.

 

Remuneration disclosure

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Remuneration band

2018-19 number of employees

2017-18 number of employees
£50,000 - £54,999 8 12
£55,000 - £59,999 6 1
£60,000 - £64,999 3 1
£65,000 – £69,999 1 1
£70,000 – £74,999 0 1

 

Salary Information

Senior council officers' salaries are made available as part of our open data initiative, the following document includes salary details for the Chief Executive, Directors and Heads of Service.

Members' allowances scheme and expenses paid

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