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Harrow now has 12 council staff earning more than £100,000.

Despite the economic crisis of recent years, the number of top earners in the borough has actually risen by ten since 2003.

One lucky council worker even earns £150,000, the same as the prime minister’s salary, a wage not paid to anybody in the council five years ago.

Figures revealed by the Sunday Times show Harrow falls at a respectable 45th place in the list of 66 councils paying such high wages.

The worst culprit is Kent council, where three members of staff earn more than the prime minister and 41 earn above £150,000


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