Benton County Commissioners Raise Salaries of Elected Officials
FOLEY – Benton County Commissioners voted today (Tuesday) to freeze their own salaries, and also give the four other elected officials a raise.
Commissioners will be paid just over $27,000 in 2013, with a perdiem of $55 per meeting.
The Recorder is getting a 2.8% salary increase to $65,000.
The Auditor/Treasure’s salary is going up 3.6% to $82,500.
The Sheriff is getting a 2.5% raise to $96,500.
And the Attorney will see a 3% pay raise to just over $105,600.