North West councils with most highly paid staff

Six councils in the North West feature on the Taxpayers' Alliance list of those with more than 20 staff earning more than £100,000 a year. They are:

  • Warrington (34 people)
  • Liverpool (28 people)
  • Manchester (28 people)
  • Stockport (25 people)
  • Cheshire West and Chester (22 people)
  • Oldham (20 people)


Council staff rich list

A list of councils with employees being paid more than a hundred thousand pounds has been published today. Three of the North West's councils feature in the top ten.