A closer look at officials' salaries
By Hilary Andrews, Kyla Calvert, Alison St. John and Renee Villasenor
KPBSOfficials’ salaries weigh more heavily on the pocketbooks of taxpayers in the county’s smaller cities as seen below.
Each year, city officials’ salaries cost Del Mar’s 4,543 residents about $43.58 a piece. Del Mar’s City Council members earn $3,600 a year.
San Diego City Council members make more than 20 times as much, but their salaries cost people who live in San Diego just 73 cents a year.
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|Position||Full-/Part-time||Salary||Mayor||Full time||$100,464||Chief Operating Officer||Full time||$250,000||Eight council members||Full time||$75,386 each|
|City manager||Full time||$180,000|
|Four council members||Part time||$3,600 each|
|City manager||Full time||$180,250|
|Four council members||Part time||$8,550.96 each|
|City manager||Full time||$217,219.18|
|Four council members||Part time||$12,735.84 each|