Outgoing Education Secretary Michael Gove will be paid at minister of state level, £35,825 less than his current salary, the Prime Minister's spokesman has confirmed.
Mr Gove will receive a total £98,740 salary rather than the £134,565 he previously received as Education Secretary.
"He will received the same salary as the previous Chief Whip which is a minister of state salary," the spokesman said.
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