salary

Stratospheric salaries wrong

Our new Rocklin City Manager’s (population 56,000) salary is $198,000 (Journal, Dec. 10). Our governor’s (population 37 million) salary is around $180,000. The highest-paid g ...

City OKs $227,000 manager contract

At outgoing City Manager Carlos Urrutia’s last meeting Tuesday, the Rocklin City Council unanimously approved the four-year employment contract for his replacement. “We had a ...

Committee to review superintendent’s pay

A new committee is planning to research and review the Placer County superintendent of school’s pay, and could help make decisions about any potential future raises. Thursday ni ...

Our View: Now is no time for a pay raise

It’s the holidays and what better gift to give to your elected county schools superintendent than a pay raise to an already hefty salary? Thursday night the Placer County Office ...

Discussion could lead to increase in superintendent’s pay

The Placer County Board of Education will discuss raising the superintendent’s pay Thursday night, and some Auburn residents have strong concerns. Superintendent Gayle Garbolin ...

Urrutia receives $159,452 in unused vacation, sick leave

Outgoing Rocklin City Manager Carlos Urrutia got a big payout last year. As the highest paid employee, his gross salary was $385,691, according to city documents. While his bas ...

Show true cost of pensions

If you run a “present value” annuity calculation on the $175,000 pension for Mike Blair, retiring Roseville police chief (Journal, Aug. 20), using 3 percent return and 35 years ...

City must attract, reward top talent

I appreciate the recent public official salary scrutiny, something that clearly comes with the job (Journal, June 30). At first glance, there seems to be some inflated packages do ...

Salary ‘double dipping’ raises concerns

Retirement deals for five top managers of the city of Rocklin aimed at saving the city money are raising some concerns. Rocklin City Manager Carlos Urrutia said he has nothing to ...
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