FOI21/22 085 Chief Executive Salary

Date published: 29/10/2021

FOI reference: 21/22 085

Date received: 30/09/2021

Date responded: 29/10/2021

Information requested

I am writing to you to request the following information.

1) For each financial year since 2007, what has been the value of the Chief Executive's salary?

2) For each year, please break down basic salary, the value of pension contributions, and any bonuses provided to the chief executive.


The information requested, relating to the salary  is contained within the organisation’s Annual Report and Accounts. Copies of these for 2015/2016 to the latest available are held on the SQA website at the following address:

Annual Report - SQA

Attached are copies for the years 2007/2008 to 2014/2015 inclusive.

The presentation in the accounts is prescribed for public sector bodies.


2007-08 Annual Report (500 KB)

2008-09 Annual Report (897 KB)

2009-2010 Annual Report (655 KB)

2010-11 Annual Report (949 KB)

2011-12 Annual Report (939 KB)

2012-13 Annual Report (0.98 MB)

2013-14 Annual Report (1.03 MB)

2014-15 Annual Report (1.03 MB)