§ Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Who are the Special Advisers to the Secretary of State for Scotland: and what are their salaries and other emoluments. [HL2117]
§ Lord Sewel
The Special Advisers to the Secretary of State for Scotland are Ms Wendy Alexander, Mr. Murray Elder and Mr. David Whitton. All Special Advisers are paid within a salary band which currently ranges from £24,349 to £73,484. Their salaries are negotiated individually and are confidential. Details are not revealed in order to protect the privacy of the individuals concerned.