Miami employee salaries

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Miami employee salaries are public records under the Florida Sunshine Law.

Gov. Rick Scott's office launched a website on March 17, 2011 that provides access to frequently requested public records and information, including a state employee salary database and a list of state pension benefits that exceed $100,000.[1]

The website, FloridaHasARightToKnow.com, also includes contract records, information on rule-making status and procedures and links to other open government resources.[2]

Salaries

2011

According to The Miami TImes, 737 city employees earned $100,000 or more in 2011, despite a $40 million budget gap. Only 21 earned $200,000 or more, which was down from 97 in 2008.[3]

2008

According to The Biscayne Times, 97 city employees earned more than $200,000 in total compensation at a cost of $22.76 million in 2008. Eighty-one of those employees were from the Department of Fire-Rescue. [4]

2007

Miami top employee salaries, 2007[5]
Name Title Annual salary" Years employed
PRISCILLA ANGELENA THOMPSON CITY CLERK $193,385.00 27
MARIA J CHIARO ASSISTANT CITY ATTORNEY $183,073.00 9
JULIE O BRU DEPUTY CITY ATTORNEY $180,163.00 17
ROGER T HERNSTADT CHIEF OF STAFF - CITY MANAGER'S OFFICE $179,500.00 0
WARREN R BITTNER ASSISTANT CITY ATTORNEY $177,416.00 17

Benefits

The following benefits are offered to employees:[6]

  • Healthcare
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life
  • Flexible spending account
  • Retirement

Pension

As of November 2011, Miami's pension plan was funded at 0%.[7]

Vehicle use

Miami Mayor Regalado announced that employees with take-home vehicles would be charged $0.40 per mile for an estimated savings of over $1 million.[8]

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