In line with the Scottish Government guidelines to disclose the names, job titles and salary details of senior management within Non-Departmental Public Bodies, the following information is provided.
Information is based on Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Annual Salary + Higher Grade Duty Allowance and accurate as of 30 June 2023.
|Name||Job title||Annual Salary (£)||Car allowance (£)||Bonus|
|Alex Hynes||Managing Director,
|330,000 - 334,999||None||None|
|Joanne Maguire||Chief Operating Officer||175,000 - 180,000||None||None|
|David Lister||Safety, Engineering & Sustainability Director||150,000 - 155,000||7,500||None|
|Derek Marchant||Finance Director||135,000 - 140,000||None||None|
|David Simpson||Service Delivery Director||135,000 - 140,000||7,500||None|
|Lesley Kane||Commercial Director||130,000 - 135,000||7,500||None|
|Natalie Smith||HR Director||125,000 - 130,000||None||None|
|David Ross||Communications Director||115,000 - 120,000||None||None|
*Alex Hynes is a Network Rail employee – his salary is published as part of the Cabinet Office annual list of senior salaries and can be viewed here
The following table provides a breakdown of the number of ScotRail staff, including directors, in each salary banding.
Information is based on FTE Annual Salary + Higher Grade Duty Allowance.
|Salary Banding (£)||Number of staff|
|18,000 to 20,000||49*|
|20,000 to 39,999||2787|
|40,000 to 59,999||2104|
|60,000 to 79,999||151|
|80,000 to 99,999||24|
|100,000 to 119,999||3|
|120,000 to 139,999||4|
|140,000 to 159,999||1|
|160,000 to 179,999||1|
*of which 29 are apprentices and 19 are trainees.
Employees are automatically enrolled in the railway Pension Scheme where employer contributions are made at 9.78%.