RTE cuts top 10 earning presenter wages by 40%

Station confirms drop in pay packets over six year period

15th March, 2016
DG Noel Curran Pic: RollingNews.ie

RTE has released figures on wages earned by its top paid presenters - revealing a cut of 40 per cent in 2014 compared to 2008.

In a statement Montrose bosses said the reduction exceeded the publicly stated commitment to reduce fees paid to on-air presenters by at least 30% compared to 2008 levels.

It read: "In accordance with a previous commitment made by the director-general of RTÉ to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Communications, Energy and Natural Resources to publish...

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