The top salary at Revelstoke City Hall topped an eighth of a million in 2012; a total of 16 city employees surpassed a $75

Top City of Revelstoke pay packet hits $127,490

16 City of Revelstoke employees passed $75,000 salary threshold this year; senior managers, firefighters dominate list

City of Revelstoke Chief Administrative Officer Tim Palmer led city staff with the heftiest pay package in 2012, earning $127,490 in remuneration and $9,668 in expenses for a total cost of $137,158.

The City of Revelstoke is required by provincial authorities to list city staff earning more than $75,000 each year as part of their annual reporting requirements, although the city routinely omits these number from an initial draft of their annual report. This year, the Times Review again requested a look at taxpayer-funded salaries over $75,000.

We learned 16 City of Revelstoke employees topped the $75,000 threshold in 2012.

In second place, former Director of Planning John Guenther earned $111,984 in remuneration (which includes salary and benefits) and filed $4,878 in expenses for a total of $118,862.

In third place was a city firefighter who earned $102,752.

In fourth place, Director of Finance Graham Inglis earned $97,898 plus $4,934 in expenses, totalling $102,832.

City utilities foreman Doug Pendergast earned $93,354. Next came three firefighters who earned between $90,702 and $93,093; their names were not included on the list. The fire chief was ninth with a salary of $90,052 plus $2,977 in expenses for a total of $93,029.

In 10th was Deputy Director of Finance Tania McCabe, who earned $87,032, plus $1,000 in expenses, totalling $88,032.

The remainder:

11. Firefighter, $86,534

12. Operations Manager, Darren Komonoski, $85,113

13. Director of Economic Development, Alan Mason, $83,756

14. Director of Parks, Recreation and Culture Laurie Donato, $79,498

15. Electrical foreman, $79,309

16. Firefighter, $77,605

 

 

Just Posted

RCMP catch ‘erratic’ driving thieves; upon release steal mountain bike

The incident involved a police chase, taser, and a destroyed vehicle

Warmer fall weather could extend wildfire season: AccuWeather

Above seasonal temperatures are expected throughout September, October and November

‘Unsubstantiated’ bomb threat against CP Rail in Revelstoke

On Aug. 18, a bomb threat was made against CP Rail in Revelstoke

Harvest Hootenanny promises to be a hoot

The event will be held on Sept. 7 at Take to Heart Mill on Westside Road in Revelstoke

Trudeau vows to stand firm against ‘increasingly assertive’ China

China has accused Canada of meddling in its affairs

New study suggests autism overdiagnosed: Canadian expert

Laurent Mottron: ‘Autistic people we test now are less and less different than typical people’

Salmon Arm’s Sebastien Archambault joins Humboldt Broncos

Defenceman played last two seasons with Junior B Sicamous Eagles

B.C. father tells judge he did not kill his young daughters

Andrew Berry pleaded not guilty to the December 2017 deaths

Lost and found: Police seek owner of Firefly bag

The bag was turned into the Vernon North Okanagan RCMP on August 19th, 2019

Police watchdog investigating two officers after Langley teen’s suspected overdose

According to IIO, two officers were deployed to help Carson Crimeni but did not locate him before he died

Theft of Okanagan teen’s stolen bike has happy ending

A 31 year old man from Alberta was arrested Wednesday and is currently in custody facing charges

Huawei executive’s defence team alleges Canadians were ‘agents’ of the FBI

eng’s arrest at Vancouver’s airport has sparked a diplomatic crisis between Canada and China

Trans Mountain gives contractors 30 days to get workers, supplies ready for pipeline

Crown corporation believes the expansion project could be in service by mid-2022

Most Read