Note 8. Personnel
The average number of employees of ASM International NV in full-time equivalents during 2014 was 20.5 (2013: 21.2). Salaries, social security charges and pension expenses amounted to €4,942, €85 and €340, respectively, for 2014 (2013: expenses of €3,981, €147 and €361, respectively).
For information on the parent company's defined benefit pension plan, the remuneration of the Corporate Executive Board and the Supervisory Board and the parent company's share-based compensation plans, see Notes 17 and 27, to the Consolidated annual accounts.
For information regarding auditor's fees we refer to Note 29 of the Consolidated annual accounts.