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Government's Staffing Costs

Government's Staffing Costs:

The uplift for pay is 6% for all departments.

The total pay costs, including overtime, NI, pension contributions and other related costs was £439m for 2022/23.

Now it's going up to £478,6m which works out at a 9% increase in the overall cost.