Donegal’s top earning councillor made 92K over the last two years

Donegal County Council

The Irish Independent will this week reveal that Donegal's top earning Councillor earned 92 thousand euro over the last two years.

The special investigation by the newspaper reveals that on average councillors earned 30 thousand euro last year through a salary, allowances, fees and expenses.

The papers Paul Melia says Donegal's top earning Councillor was still paid less than the top earners in other counties: