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Better standard needed to perform high profile duty

  • The Jakarta Post

| Thu, April 26 2012 | 12:54 pm

PREMIUM Based on the 2009 law on judicial authority has granted them the status as state officials, the Judicial Commission earlier this year recommended that judges be paid at least Rp 7 million (US$763) per month.

However, their pay still resembles that of civil servants. A judge’s monthly salary consists of three main components: basic salary, professional allowance and performance bonuses. <...