Table: Value for the Money?
The euro zone's central banks are still fat with highly paid workers
NUMBER SALARY OF OF PRESIDENT/ STAFF GOVERNOR
DEUTSCHE BUNDESBANK 16,074 $400,000* BANQUE DE FRANCE 15,265 $200,000* BANCA D'ITALIA 8,515 $700,000* EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK 1,040 $350,000 EURO ZONE CENTRAL BANKS 55,907 NA U.S. FEDERAL RESERVE 23,056 $162,000
* Estimates Figures are for 2001
Data: central banks, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Co.