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Charles Clarke, Education Secretary, pound;127,791

David Miliband, school standards minister, pound;93,413

Margaret Hodge, children's minister, pound;93,413

Alan Johnson, lifelong learning minister, pound;93,413

Baroness Catherine Ashton, early years' minister, pound;84,483

Ivan Lewis, under secretary for young people and adult skills, pound;


Stephen Twigg, under secretary for schools, pound;84,483

David Normington, DfES permanent secretary, up to pound;134,999

Peter Housden, DfES director general of schools directorate, between pound;

89,085 and pound;188,651

Mark Haysom, chief executive, Learning and Skills Council, pound;180,000

David Bell, chief inspector of schools, up to pound;94,999

Ralph Tabberer, chief executive, Teacher Training Agency, pound;99,000

Heather Du Quesnay, chief executive, National College for School

Leadership, pound;129,000

Graham Badman, director of education, Kent, between pound;120,000 and


Carol Chambers, director of education, Rutland, between pound;54,770 and


Doug McAvoy, NUT general secretary, pound;106,151

Eamonn O'Kane, NASUWT general secretary, pound;92,767

Mary Bousted, ATL general secretary, pound;91,000

Jean Gemmell, PAT general secretary, pound;63,203

David Hart, NAHT general secretary, pound;106,122

John Dunford, SHA general secretary, pound;80,126

Alastair Falk, headteacher, West London academy, pound;120,000

Michael Murphy, headteacher, Crown Woods school in Eltham, pound;92,000

Basic headteacher pay, between pound;31,416 and pound;88,155

Newly-qualified teacher, pound;18,105

Basic teacher pay after one year, pound;19,536

Basic teacher pay after two years, pound;21,108

...after three years, pound;22,734

...after four years, pound;24,525

... after five years, pound;26,460

... after six years (above

threshold), pound;28,668

...after eight years, pound;29,730

... after ten years , pound;30,831

... after 12 years, pound;31,968

... after 14 years , pound;33,150

Teaching assistants, from pound;8,500 full-time

Catering assistant, from pound;3,900

Figures exclude pension contributions except for union leaders.

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