Wednesday June 3, 2020

We’re all paying for public sector wages

The smart student will realise that higher pay, better pensions and shorter hours are all to be found in the public sector.

9th June, 2007

The smart student will realise that higher pay, better pensions and shorter hours are all to be found in the public sector.

If you are sitting the Leaving Cert this week, then it would make financial sense to consider a career in the public sector before making a final job choice.

That’s because you will earn on average €47,000 a year in the public sector compared with just €32,000 a year in industry.

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