UCCF 1/21/21: Raises for Commissioners/ Department Heads

For years Union County commissioners received annual salaries of $29,500 with the Chair of the Board getting an extra $2,000 and the Vice Chair an extra $1,000.

In 2015 raise ordinances started including commissioner salaries and these fixes have become a seasonal event. At yesterday’s virtual meeting, at a time of private sector layoffs and furloughs and a lot less ceremonial work for commissioners to do, we got:

823-2021 FIXING THE SALARIES OF MEMBERS OF THE UNION COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS, COUNTY MANAGER AND DEPARTMENT HEADS.

Those new salaries:

The changes:

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9 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Ogee on January 22, 2021 at 6:37 pm

    It’s not what you know….Everyone listed knows someone

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  2. Posted by Watching on January 23, 2021 at 9:40 am

    Well at least Union County saved monies by terminating employment of Daniel Sullivan

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  3. Posted by watching on January 23, 2021 at 5:40 pm

    He was fired from UCIA and UCUA. Apparently wasn’t doing a good job. Maybe they should check the finance ledgers.

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  4. Posted by Christina Marie Bartels on January 24, 2021 at 10:33 am

    Keep your eyes on the finance director who is running the county. 60k raise that isn’t listed in that salary ordinance to run the IA. It’s buried in a Shared Service Agreement from 2019. The commissioners also approved hundreds of thousand to her husbands law firm.

    Freeholders needed a raise so Hudak could pay for his new million dollar home.

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  5. […] Has any politician had their job eliminated over any of this? Not that I’ve seen and some have even given themselves raises. […]

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  6. […] ordinance posted yet but here is what went up in 2021 and […]

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