Average Salaries of Municipal Officials
|Chief admin officer / city manager||$106,408|
|Chief elected official||$51,918|
|Chief financial officer||$87,173|
|Chief law enforcement official||$82,015|
|Economic development advisor||$83,261|
|Human resources director||$80,336|
|Human services director||$76,683|
|Information services director||$88,312|
|Parks and recreation director||$76,587|
|Primary assistant manager / CAO||$98,439|
|Public safety director||$87,997|
|Public works director||$80,214|
For more information about individual professions, consult professional associations. For example, the American Library Association provides many resources, including the responsibilities and salaries of librarians.
American Libraray Association. "Survey of Librarian Salaries 2007." Accessed March 25, 2011.http://www.ala.org/ala/research/initiatives/salarysurvey/index.cfm.
Waters, Rollie O. and Joyce C. Powell. "Salaries of Municipal Officials, 2009." In The Municipal Year Book 2010. Washington, DC: International City/County Management Association, 2010.
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