2023 salary adjustment for institutions on the Single Spine Salary Structure
The Ministry of Finance has rolled out the 2023 salary adjustment list for institutions on the Single Spine Salary Structure (SSSS).
According to the official letter signed by Honorable Abena Osei-Asare (MP) who doubles as the Deputy Minister for the Minister, the Ministry communicated how the adjustment will be carried out accordingly.
The Ministry said, following the conclusion of negotiation on the 2023 Single Spine base pay, approval is, hereby, given for the attached salary structure marked ‘Appendix A’ which incorporates a thirty percent (30%) across-board salary increase, to be used to effect the payment of salaries of Public Service Institutions on the Single Spine Salary Structure (SSSS).
The letter has it that, the effective date of implementation is January 1, 2023.
The Ministry reminds the Controller & Accountant-General’s Department that in line with Government’s White paper (paragraph 3.6b) on the Guidelines for the implementation of market premium, the payment of interim market premium to existing beneficiaries should be the absolute amount calculated on the 2012 Single Spine base salary and not on the enhanced 2023 Single Spine base salary.
Attached is the salary structure in a tabular format.
APPENDIX A: SINGLE SPINE SALARY STRUCTURE