§ Mr. Steele
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the salary scale for probation officers in Scotland in 1938; and also the date and amount of subsequent increases up to the present time.
§ Mr. Stuart
The salary scales payable to probation officers in Scotland in 1938 were:
— Minimum Annual Increment Maximum Men £170–£220 £10 £330–£370 Women £140–£200 £10 £230–£270
Revised salary scales were introduced as follows:—
From 1st January, 1941: Men £220X£10-£300X£15-£400 Women £220X£10-£320 From 1st December, 1944: Men £240X£12-£360X£18-£450 Women £240x£12–£360 From 1st December, 1946: Men £325X£15-£460X£20X £570 Women £310X£15-£460 From 16th July, 1951: Under thirty years of age— Men £335X£10-£355X£15-£415 Women £320X£10-£340X£15-£400 Over thirty years of age— Men £430X£15-£490X£20-£610 Women £415X£15-£475X£25-£500