Councillors' allowances

All members of the Council receive a Basic Allowance of £9,332 per year.

In addition to the Basic Allowance some positions receive Special Responsibility Allowances or other Allowances (see table below).

Each stated member receives the amount shown - it is not split between recipients unless stated.

Member Allowances - May 2017

Position

Member

Amount

Basic Allowance

All Elected Members

£9,332

Amounts below are payments related to Special Responsibility Allowances

Leader and Cabinet Member for Economy & Enterprise

Combined Authority Payment (Leader)

Cllr J Stretton

£27,995

£5,599

Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Finance & HR

Cllr A Jabbar

£19,597

Main Opposition Leader and Shadow Cabinet Member for Economy & Enterprise

Cllr H Sykes

£13,998

Deputy Opposition Leader and Shadow Cabinet Member for Finance & HR

Cllr J McCann

£5,599

Executive Members (Cabinet):

Education & Early Years

Employment & Skills

Social Care & Safeguarding

Health & Wellbeing

Neighbourhoods & Co-operatives

Environmental Services

Cllr A Chadderton

Cllr S Akhtar

Cllr J Harrison

Cllr E Moores

Cllr B Brownridge

Cllr F Hussain

£16,797

Deputy Executive Members (Cabinet):

Economy & Enterprise

Education & Early Years

Employment & Skills

Social Care & Safeguarding

Health & Wellbeing

Neighbourhoods & Co-operatives

Environmental Services

Finance & HR

Cllr F Haque

Cllr H Roberts

Cllr P Jacques

Cllr G Alexander

Cllr V Price

Cllr C Ball

Cllr S Mushtaq

Cllr A Ur-Rehman

£6,999

Chairs of :

Licensing

Planning

Health & Wellbeing

Overview & Scrutiny Board

Performance & Value for Money

Standards Committee

Cllr N Briggs

Cllr S Bashforth

Cllr S Dearden

Cllr C McLaren

Cllr J Wrigglesworth

Cllr S Williams

£8,399

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          £653

District Executive Chairs:

Chadderton

Royton

Saddleworth & Lees

Failsworth & Hollinwood

Shaw & Crompton

Oldham East

Oldham West

Cllr G Shuttleworth

Cllr J Larkin

Cllr A Alexander

Cllr E Garry

Cllr D Williamson

Cllr R Ahmad

Cllr Y Toor

£5,880

£5,039

£5,880

£5,880

£5,039

£6,719

£5,880

Shadow Executive Members:

Social Care & Safeguarding

Environmental Services

Education & Early Years

Health & Wellbeing

Education & Skills

Cllr D Murphy

Cllr J Turner

Cllr C Gloster

Cllr G Harkness

Cllr R Blyth

£2,799

Shadow Executive Member:

Neighbourhoods & Co-operatives

Cllr D Williamson

N/A

Waste Disposal Authority

Cllr S Hewitt

Cllr C Brock

£2,190

Transport for Greater Manchester

Cllr M Ali

Cllr C Goodwin

Cllr H Sykes

                     £3,989

Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service

Vacant

£3,825

Greater Manchester Pension Fund

Vacant

£2,100

Oldham Care & Support Chair

Cllr Z Chauhan

£8,399

Oldham Unity Partnership Chair

Cllr P Dean

£8,399

Peak District NP

Cllr C McLaren

£1,698

Mayoral Allowance

Cllr S Qumer

£14,641

Deputy Mayoral Allowance

Cllr J Iqbal

£2,876