Tuesday, March 15, 2011 – 09:00 a.m.

The total compensation for the twelve highest paid employees in the city of Upland account for 8.05% of the city’s $36,298,496 personnel budget.

The city Librarian is the tenth highest paid. Yes, I said Librarian!

How does one reconcile this fact with a city struggling to balance its budget?

Those positions are as follows:

 

                                                Total
Classification                   Salary         Compensation
City Manager                     $ 271,700      $ 460,625
Chief of Police                  $ 183,399      $ 306,621
Fire Chief                       $ 165,265      $ 242,390
Public Works Director            $ 164,386      $ 236,004
City Clerk                       $ 151,488      $ 231,230
Finance Director                 $ 156,413      $ 225,418
Community Development Director   $ 153,330      $ 219,618
Human Resources Director         $ 150,296      $ 214,132
Fire Dept.Division Chief         $ 147,832      $ 211,156
Library Director                 $ 141,596      $ 202,742
Redevelopment Director           $ 137,859      $ 197,686
Assistant Finance Director       $ 122,680      $ 173,453
Total Compensation                           $  2,921,075
Total Budgeted Compensation                  $ 36,298,496
Percent Used                                        8.05%
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