Municipal Elected Officials' Salary & Benefits
The salary and benefits for Elected Officials vary widely from municipality to municipality.
The salary and benefits for Elected Official vary widely from municipality to municipality. If one were to consider the hours spent at Council Meetings, Public Hearings, Public Meetings, general meetings, Conferences and meeting with constituents, the amount of pay at an hourly rate can be much lower than the minimum wage for many municipalities. The point is not to consider becoming a municipal elected official only for monetary benefits. Learn about the Municipal Elected Officials Salary & Benefit Survey.