salaries

Education administrators making almost $200,000

Some local teachers and residents are upset and confused about the salaries of Placer County Office of Education administrators, including a position that makes more than a similar ...

City Council members take pay cuts

Health benefits and life insurance set Lincoln’s City Council apart from the councils of four area cities. The total amount of pay this fiscal year for Lincoln City Council memb ...

Public waking up to reality

We are all aware of the bad part of a recession that creates misery from unemployment but perhaps there is a good part. Prior to this current recession, our government “leaders ...

Cut pensions to help others

When is Placer County going to wise up about these inflated salaries and pensions? In this dismal economy, they reduce benefits for the poor and lay off workers but they won’t re ...

Administrative salaries killed schools

To the college administrators and anyone else on the dark side of California education: How dare you? How dare you force us to pay more each semester, while all it does is go into ...

Our View: Supervisors missed window for voters to approve raise

In calling for an end to embarrassingly protracted discussions on raising Placer County Board of Supervisors salaries in light of gloomy budget forecasts, Kirk Uhler is making a pl ...

Still no dollar figure for supes raise

Placer County supervisors were unable to come up with a dollar figure Tuesday on how much of a raise they'd like to see themselves get. Instead, supervisors spent much of a length ...

Sierra board approved costly entry-level salaries

At their Dec. 11, 2007 meeting the Sierra College Board of Trustees approved a classification study and new salary schedules prepared by their consultant, Johnson & Associates, for ...