15 Sep 2020, 11:58 Updated : 16 Sep 2020, 0:45 ZOE Ball has bagged £1million more pay this year while Huw Edwards and Alan Shearer's wages … The exception is for Ministers in the House of Lords, who from April 2019 are able to claim their full entitled salary. However, though the advice is technically informal, the monarch would create a constitutional crisis if they did not comply. BBC pay row: 106 corporation managers earn more than the Prime Minister's £150,000 salary NEARLY 200 of the BBC's top earners are on more money then the Prime Minister, it has emerged. Therefore, in practice, what is decided in the House of Commons is the decisive event. The appointment of a Prime Minister by the monarch is formal, based on advice given to them. The EC is not responsible for the content of this site. This change was Boris Johnson is the Prime Minister since 24 July 2019. The Prime Minister is entitled to an additional £79,286 on top of an MPs salary, while the Chancellor of the Exchequer and Secretaries of State can see their wages topped up by £71,090. The procedure Edit. Ministers waive part of their salary to enable this freeze. At NHS England, 23 officials earned more than the Prime Minister. In May 2019, the Leader of the House of Lords announced that Lords ministers’ pay would increase. Neither the EC nor the project beneficiaries are liable for any use made of the information contained herein or … As Boris Johnson prepares to be sworn in as the next Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, ... this means that he gets an annual salary of £79 468 (R1.3 million). Reflecting the increases Commons ministers had received in their parliamentary salaries since May 2015, Lords ministerial salaries increased by 3.3% and from April 2019, they received their full entitlement. MPs are to receive an inflation-busting 3.1 per cent pay rise, bringing their basic annual salary to almost £82,000, the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority has announced. Boris Johnson has given up his column in the Daily Telegraph, worth £275,000, to be Prime Minister (Picture: PA) Boris Johnson is reported to be worried about money after taking a … The Prime Minister's earnings have reportedly shrunk from £350,000 to £150,000 a year having sacrificed his newspaper column and speaking arrangements to run the country Salaries of Ministers and other office-holders detailed in this table are the maximum available; post holders may accept a lesser salary.