Nice big earner

Posted on November 12th, 2009 by Bernie Russell
Nice big earner
Judging by the salaries of its senior management, the BBC is clearly weathering the recession reasonably well.
Licence fee to print money
A quick burst of arithmetic via my calculator revealed, for example, that senior managers in the Journalism Group pull in more than £4.5m a year in total.
Fee speech
OK, it’s wouldn’t pay Jonathan Ross’s salary.
Still … I mean, it’s not bad, is it? For an outfit that gets its money from a compulsory levy on everyone with a TV.
No matter what they earn.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/info/running/bbcstructure/index.shtml
From Labour MP  via Twitter
http://twitter.com/tom_watson/

Judging by the salaries of its senior management, the BBC is clearly weathering the recession reasonably well.

Licence fee to print money
A quick burst of arithmetic via my calculator revealed, for example, that senior managers in the Journalism Group pull in more than £4.5m a year in total.

Fee speech
OK, it wouldn’t pay Jonathan Ross’s salary.

Still … I mean, it’s not bad, is it? For an outfit that gets its money from a compulsory levy on everyone with a TV.

No matter what they earn.

From Labour MP Tom Watson via Twitter.

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