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Chapter 307: Compensation of Elected County Officials

Section 307.01 Compensation of Members of Council

  1. Effective January 1, 2019, the annual salary of each Council member shall be $52,000.00 and the annual salary of the President of Council shall be $55,000.00.
  2. Commencing on January 1, 2020, and every year thereafter, the annual salary of each member of Council shall be increased each year by an amount equal to the lesser of the following:
    1. The average percentage increase, if any, applied to the salaries of the non-bargaining County employees within the County Executive’s organization and departments;
    2. The percentage increase, if any, in the consumer price index over the twelve-month period that ends on the thirtieth day of September of the immediately preceding year, rounded to the nearest one-tenth of one percent.
  3. Commencing on January 1, 2020, and every year thereafter, the annual salary of the President of Council shall be $3,000.00 greater than the salary of each member of Council.

(Ordinance No. O2016-0003, Enacted 2/10/2016, Effective 3/12/2016)