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Your right to know: County, city wage comparison

Departments/Positions 2007 Wages 2010 Wages

MARION COUNTY Population: 13,361 – 944 square miles

Ambulance

EMS Director $33,592 $42,768

Office Manager/Bookkeeper $24,528 $27,444

Secretary/Accounts Clerk $20,832 ELIMINATED

Appraiser

Appraiser $44,148 $49,848

Deputy Appraiser $29,148 $36,084

Mapping/GIS Manager $25,860 $29,688

Appraiser I $21,312 OPEN

Appraiser II OPEN 24,348

GIS Assistant/Sales Appraiser $22,428 $23,076

Personal Property Coordinator $21,576 $26,280

Office Assistant $20,892 $21,840

Data Collector $17,064 $19,752

Attorney

Attorney $50,976 $52,908

Officer Manager $25,236 $30,576

Secretary $21,648 $23,928

Clerk/Courthouse

Clerk $36,288 $38,784

Deputy Clerk $27,432 $32,364

Deputy Clerk/Personnel $27,924 $32,364

Election Clerk $20,196 $21,468

Real Estate Clerk $20,220 $21,408

Administrative/Office Assistant $18,396 $21,408

Custodian (2) $21,480-$21,780 $22,080-$22,776

Commission

County Commissioners (3) $17,064 $17,388

Economic Development

Economic Development Secretary

(Changed to Director) $25,008 $41,616

Department on Aging

Director (Changed to Coordinator) $26,136 $34,008

Secretary/Transportation

Coordinator $22,500 $23,808

Emergency Management/Communications

Director of Communications/

Emergency Management $33,840 $41,544

Emergency Communications

Communications Supervisor $28,974 $16.68/hr.

911 System Operator Foreman $26,852 OPEN

911 System Operators (4) $21,840-$26,124 $12.96-$13.24/hr.

Health Department

Public Health Administrator (PT) $24,774 $26.02/hr.*

Office Manager/Bookkeeper $25,056 $26,436

Healthy Start Home Visitor $23,952 $25,284

Staff Nurse/Child Care Surveyor $25,944 $27,312

Health Office Assistant $19,056 $22,068#

*Plus compensation of $3,060 per year for bioterrorism duties

#Position shared with planning/zoning

Noxious Weed/Household Hazardous Waste

Director $40,884 $53,316*

Pesticide Technician I $19,656 $23,904

Pesticide Technician II NA $22,632

*Annual wage includes $10,200 as Transfer Station Manager

Park and Lake

Superintendent*** $24,936 $35,316

Assistant $16,428 $21,264

*** Housing also provided.

Planning/Zoning/Environmental Health

Director/Public Health Sanitarian $36,996 $30,672

Planning and Zoning/

Environmental Health Assistant $20,388 #

#Position shared with health department

Register of Deeds

Register of Deeds $31,404 $32,952

Deputy Register of Deeds $24,420 $29,916

Road and Bridge

Superintendent (Public Works Dir.) $37,584 $48,000

Road Foreman $34,008 $40,165

Maintenance Shop Supervisor $29,868 $35,556

Traffic Sign Supervisor $28,536 $32,196

Bridge Supervisor $27,288 $33,492

Mechanic (2) $25,692-$26,976 (1) $28,236

Asphalt Foreman $25,500 $27,684

Culvert Foreman $25,932 $27,312

Officer Mgr/Bookkeeper $25,020 $28,068

Equipment Operator I (14) $21,348-$24,372 (11) $22,848-$25,716

Equipment Operator II (10) $23,604-$25,812 (8) $25,632-$27,180

Equipment Operator III (2) NA $27,048-$28,248

Tire Technician $22,400 $23,688

Secretary/Bookkeeper $21,060 $22,404

Truck Driver/Laborer $20,676 $21,576

Sheriff

Sheriff $40,584 $43,956

Undersheriff $37,455 $18.36/hr.

Sergeant $34,466 $15.96/hr.

Deputy Sheriff (5) $29,563-$30,063 (4) $14.46-$14.49/hr.

Corrections Officer $28,888 (2) $10.30/hr.

Law Enforcement Secretary

(Changed to Office Manager) $23,052 $24,612

Transfer Station

Equipment Operator I $20,964-$24,216 OPEN

Equipment Operator II OPEN (2) $25,128-$25,620

Treasurer

Treasurer $36,464 $39,343

Deputy Treasurer $27,960 $33,648*

Motor Vehicle Supervisor $24,888 $30,408*

Driver’s License Examiner $21,528 $24,336*

Assistant Driver’s License Examiner $20,748 ELIMINATED

Clerk $19,788 $22,440*

*Positions increased to 40 hours per week

CITY OF HILLSBORO Population: 2,854

Administrative

Administrator (OPEN) $64,043 $83,917

Clerk $46,904 $52,499

Deputy Clerk $34,008 $38,272

Billing Clerk $29,640 $33,155

Receptionist $20,696 $23,483

Economic Development Director NA $48,921

Museum Director $21,049 $22,796

Building Inspector/Public Officer $34,320 (and Fire Chief) $58,162

City Council (4) $1,800 $1,800

Mayor $3,600 $3,600

Electric/Sewer

Superintendent $46,238 $51,230

Lineman (3) $27,040-$36,753 $38.542

Sewer Plant Operator $30,576 $35,027

Street

Superintendent NA $44,179

Laborer (2) $25,480-$26,332 $27,788

Water

Senior Water Treatment

Plant Operator $38,792 $45,510

Water Plant Operators (2) NR $43,108

Sanitation

Sanitation Worker (2) $17,659-$24,024 $23,514

Golf/Park/Recreation

Golf/Park Superintendent $45,739 $51,230

Recreation Director $33,030 $36,088

Police

Chief $46,592 $52,769

Assistant Chief $41,600 $46,404

Sergeant $37,128 NA

Patrolman (2) $36,108-$36,982 (3) $41,204

CITY OF MARION Population: 2,110

Administrative

Administrator $59,696 $66,505

Clerk $35,984 $44,497

Treasurer $31,824 $35,455

Librarian $22,880 $25,489

City Council (4) $1,800 $1,800

Mayor $2,400 $2,400

Economic Development Director $49,968 $49,275

Public Works

Director $51,252 $57,097

Street Superintendent $46,618 $51,934

Line Foreman $36,940 $41,144

Lineman (2) $25,376-$25,500 $35,065

Equipment Operator $31,345 $30,285

Mechanic $26,166 OPEN

Departments/Positions 2007 Wages 2010 Wages

Water Distribution Operator/Laborer $20,800 $20,853

Water Plant Operator/Laborer $23,816 $23,168

Water Plant Operator $25,438 $33,594

Wastewater Operator $26,873 $29,939

Cemetery Sexton OPEN $18,720 $33,421

Parks and Grounds

Maintenance $27,976 $31,172

Refuse Truck Operator $22,838 $25,439

Refuse Operator $18,345 $20,442

Police

Chief $40,967 $43,919

Lieutenant Detective $34,777 NA

Assistant Chief NA $33,467

Police Officer II (3) $28,100-$29,764 (2) $31,886

CITY OF PEABODY Population: 1,384

Administrator/Clerk $38,000 $34,520

City Council (4) $600 $600

Mayor $600 $600

Treasurer $12.50/hr. $30,888

Main Street Director $24,000 $30,000

Water & Wastewater Superintendent $38,584 $41,891

Maintenance (2) $20,800-$28,392 $29,244-$31,096

Police Chief $39,655 $42,631

Police Sergeant $31,200 ELIMINATED

Police Officer (1) $26,000 (2) $30,576

CITY OF FLORENCE Population: 671

Clerk $26,500 $30,600

City Council (4) NA $600

Mayor NA $600

Superintendent $25,000 $26,520

Maintenance (2) $20,217-$21,236 (1) $18,720

Police Chief $34,320 $30,600

Trash truck driver NA $23,920

DICKINSON COUNTY Population: 19,344 – 852 square miles

Administration

Director of Administration

and Emergency Management $61,298 $66,428

Accountant $40,664 NA

Budget Director NA $47,093

Assistant Director

911/GIS Technical Coordinator $41,600 $50,219

Emergency Management

Director $41,734 $47,642

Human Resources Director $44,408 $52,912

Data Processor $52,707 $57,553

Payroll Clerk $27,768 $26,000

Department on Aging Coordinator NA $31,200

Planning/Zoning Administrator $36,664 $39,000

Road and Bridge Coordinator $28,828 NA

Administration Assistant NA $30,430

Secretary $25,263 NA

Custodians (3) $21,632-$27,913 (2) $29,432-$30,035

Emergency Communications

Communications Supervisor NA $35,963

Officer 1 (5) $23,316-$24,356 $24,148-$26,208

Communications Officer 2 $25,147 (2) $27,331-$28,433

Communications Officer 3 (2) $29,120-$29,571 NA

Emergency Medical Services

Director NA $64,000

Assistant Director NA $51,287

Billing Clerk NA $26,561

Appraiser

Appraiser $51,075 $59,116

Assistant Appraiser $28,641 $35,297

Cartographer $23,004 $24,668

Data Collector 1 (2) $22,505-$22,630 (3) $24,627-$25,958

Data Collector 2 (1) NA $27,851

Field Appraiser $23,774 NA

Personal Property Clerk (2) $22,755-$22,796 NA

Commission

Commissioners (3) $14,510 $13,032-$13,633

Attorney

County Attorney $61,452 $63,664

County Counselor $20,000 $20,000

State Activity NA $8,959

Total $81,452 $92,624 Assistant County Attorney $50,108 $54,686

Office Manager $30,780 $33,854

Victim/Witness Coordinator $24,294 NA

Secretary (2) $23,254-$24,336 (3) $21,257-$26,166

Clerk

County Clerk $40,267 $43,386

Election Clerk $9,368 $4,450

State Activity NA $4,918

Total $49,636 $52,755

Deputy Clerk $29,972 $27,580

Deputy Election Coordinator $25,646 $24,897

Clerk (2) $20,800-$24,731 (1) $23,358

Environmental Services

Director $45,393 $48,625

Secretary $26,166 NA

Office Manager NA $30,908

Clerk $23,192 $26,436

Sprayer Operator $24,044 $26,312

Gate Keeper $24,856 $26,790

Health

Senior Nurse $43,076 $47,669

RN $40,996 (2) $40,164-$44,220

RN Child Care Licenses $34,232 NA

Health Educator $31,033 NA

LPN (part-time, 1,040 hours per year) $14,144 $16,537

Office Manager $27,248 NA

WIC Clerk (1,664 hours per year) $18,570 $21,265

Immunization Clerk/Receptionist NA $25,480

Community Health NA $38,480

Billing Clerk NA $28,537

Register of Deeds

Register of Deeds $35,710 $38,472

State Activity NA $3,928

Total $35,710 $42,400

Deputy Register of Deeds $27,684 $27,414

Clerk $22,796 $26,395

Road and Bridge

Road and Bridge Superintendent $44,158 NA

Road and Bridge Supervisor NA $49,857

Assistant Road and Bridge Supervisor NA $36,004

Road Crew Foreman $31,720 NA

Assistant Road and Bridge Supervisor NA $36,004

Sign Foreman $31,720 NA

Asphalt Foreman NA $36,067

Mechanic Foreman $30,617 NA

Senior Mechanic NA $50,710

Mechanic $26,228 $28,641

Bridge Foreman $30,534 NA

Rock Road Foreman NA $37,315

Equip. Operator 1 $24,148 $28,787

Equip. Operator 2 (5) $22,568-$26,499 (2) $25,500-$28,870

Equip. Operator 3 (8) $24,440-$28,288 (5) $28,891-$31,886

Equip. Operator 4 (2) $29,099-$30,139 (3) $32,656-$34,424

Sheriff

Sheriff $54,111 $58,301

Solomon Contract NA $1,500

State Activity NA $6,117

Total $54,111 $65,918

Undersheriff $42,702 $47,590

Deputy Lieutenant

Investigator (2) $36,920-$39,187 NA

Captain/Investigator NA $43,347

Deputy Sergeant (4) $29,952-$33,176 (2) $33,529-$33,654

Deputy/DARE Officer $29,785 $32,780

Deputy K-9 NA $36,857

Deputy 1 (2) $27,539-$28,080 (7) $23,337-$33,363

Deputy 2 (3) $28,392-$28,808 NA

Detention Lieutenant (Supervisor) $28,080 $32,884

Corrections Corporal NA $27,664

Detention Sergeant $27,248 NA

Detention Officer 1 (4) $22,006-$25,480 NA

Corrections Officer 1 (5) NA $22,880-$24,960

Detention Officer 2 (3) $25,604-$26,624 NA

Corrections Officer 2 (2) NA $24,814-$28,204

Office Manager NA $31,200

Secretary 2 (3) $24,086-$24,315 (1) $26,520

Departments/Positions 2007 Wages 2010 Wages

Secretary 1 NA $25,708

Treasurer

Treasurer $38,509 $41,491

Motor Vehicle $10,485 NA

Total $48,994 $41,491

Deputy Treasurer $27,206 $31,907

Clerk $22,713 NA

Tax Clerk $23,212 $27,726

Motor Vehicle Supervisor $27,331 NA

Motor Vehicle Clerk (2) $22,963-$23,046 $26,208-$26,686

Motor Vehicle Tax Clerk (2) NA $22,526-$22,984

RICE COUNTY Population: 10,761 – 728 square miles

Appraiser

Appraiser $35,526 $46,750

Deputy Appraiser NA $30,326

Appraiser II (3) $21,819-$27,144 (2) $23,545 - $24,460

Attorney

Attorney $51,832 $52,868

County Counselor $14,832 $18,360

Legal Assistant (2) $19,843-$31,366 $30,326-$32,843

Clerk

Clerk $35,132 $36,854

Election $4,000 $5,000

Township Budget $700 $700

Total $39,832 $42,554

Deputy County Clerk $28,205 $32,052

Clerk II (2) $23,150-$28,891 $24,460-$27,996

Custodian $22,651 $22,692

Commission

Commissioners (3) $16,000 $16,000

Emergency Services

Director $43,139 $50,086

Health

Health Administrator $34,050 $44,054

Registered Nurse $29,401 $39,603

Licensed Practical Nurse $26,551 $34,216

Home Health NA $23,108

Secretary NA $26,894

Noxious Weed

Director $35,516 $44,054

Sprayer operator (2) NA $27,456-$28,600

Public Works

Director/Administrator $43,139 $50,086

Supervisor/Road Superintendent $33,353 $41,308

Engineer $43,139 ELIMINATED

Foreman/Crew Leader $27,633 (4) $29,099-$34,216

Equip. Operator I (10) $21,424-$26,624 (2) $26,395-$29,702

Equip. Operator II (10) $21,819-$27,144 NA

Equip. Operator III NA (2) $26,894-$29,099

Truck Drivers NA (5) $25,396-$29,099

Mechanic (2) $21,819-$27,144 $28,537-$30,326

Register of Deeds

Register of Deeds $29,832 $30,428

Deputy Register of Deeds $24,981 $29,099

Sheriff

Sheriff $35,832 $46,598

Detention $7,500 NA

Total $43,332 $46,598

Undersheriff $31,949 $39,603

Deputy Sheriff (3) $23,608-$29,494 $28,537-$34,923

Adult Corrections Supervisor $30,638 $30,929

Adult Corrections

Officer (12) $21,819-$28,288 (13) $23,108-$28,537

Dispatch Supervisor $27,955 $33,529

Dispatcher (6) $21,008-$26,083 $22,692-$26,395

Treasurer

Treasurer $32,632 $43,284

Motor Vehicle $10,000 NA

Total $42,632 $43,284

Deputy Treasurer $28,205 $32,843

Motor Vehicle Supervisor $26,978 $29,702

Motor Vehicle/Tax Clerk $24,482 $23,108

CITY OF HERINGTON Population: 2,363

Administrative

City Manager $51,379 $80,256

City Clerk/Finance Director $39,138 $41,754

Deputy City Clerk/Zoning $29,886 NA

Deputy City Clerk/Treasurer NA $33,594

Economic Development/Zoning NA $27,352

Billing Clerk/Treasurer $26,370 NA

Utilities Clerk $24,468 $27,066

Court Clerk $24,024 $26,838

Commission

Mayor $720 $720

Commissioner (4) $600 $600

Utilities/Street

Utilities Superintendent $47,946 $50,550

Power Plant Superintendent $42,504 $45,102 Water and Sewer Distribution

Foreman $38,616 $41,232

Street Superintendent/Cemetery

Sexton $36,966 $39,570

Lineman $37,758 $40,878

Apprentice Lineman NA $32,556

Mechanic $34,416 $37,032

Power Plant Operator (2) $25,038-$30,408 $33,018 Wastewater Plant Foreman $32,454 $35,058

Water Plant Foreman/Operator $26,544 $29,148

Equipment Operator $21,852-$26,292 (3) $22,992

Meter Reader $32,406 $35,424

Cemetery Caretaker/Equipment

Operator $28,230 $30,834

Laborer $17,264 $17,472

Lake Caretaker/Water Distribution $29,916 NA

Lake Caretaker NA $22,158

Police

Chief $38,772 $41,376

Sergeant $31,698 $31,398

Officer $25,788-$26,562 (5) $28,394

Fire

Fire Chief $39,846 $42,456

Fire Captain $27,240 $29,856

Hilltop Community Center

Hilltop Coordinator $21,492 $27,360

Hilltop Custodian/Maintenance

Worker $18,828 $21,432

Hilltop Head Cook $18,720 $21,330

CITY OF LYONS Population: 3,688

Administration

Administrator $65,025 $83,400

Community Development $23,857 $29,780

City Inspector $23,667 $28,890

City Clerk $37,812 $37,200

Deputy City Clerk $26,876 $32,200

Clerk (3) $17,481-$20,838 (1) $20,600

Mayor NA $1,430

Councilmen (4) NA $747

Police

Chief $42,224 $48,000

Sergeant (2) $28,776-$30,718 (1) $34,200

Officer (4) $20,901-$28,417 (1) $24,500

Secretary (2) $19,319-$21,682 (1) $24,100

Utilities

Superintendent $38,002 $43,800

Water Foreman $29,557 $35,600

Serviceman $18,790 $21,700

Utility Laborer (4) $17,945-$19,127 (1) $21,000

Wastewater Operator (2) $16,890-$21,112 (1) $23,500

Street Superintendent $32,997 $38,800

Equip. Operator (3) $20,268-$25,166 (1) $18,700

Mechanic $25,440 $30,000

Cemetery

Cemetery Sexton $32,280 $37,400

Laborer $25,018 $28,300

Parks

Superintendent $31,900 $37,200

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