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OPCC Salaries

The Police and Crime Commissioner receives an annual salary of £86,700 per year which is set by the Home Secretary.

Ruth Durham,   Chief of Staff (Chief Executive)          £72,813       

(In post since November 2017).


Steven Hume,   VRU Manager                                    £64,284             

(Funded through Home Office, Violence Reduction Unit funding.  In post until March 2021).

The job description for the Chief of Staff and Monitoring Officer for Northumbria can be found by clicking on the link below 

Chief of Staff Job Description

Government legislation states that we need to tell you if any member of staff receives more than £58,200, apart from the Chief of Staff and Monitoring Officer and VRU Manager listed above there are no other staff that earn more than this amount.