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Whatcom County
Salary Commission

Meeting Information:

The last meeting of the Salary Commission was held on April 18, 2013.
A Public Hearing was held to receive comments on the Preliminary Salary Placements, and the document was discussed and finalized at the meeting. The final document with salary placements was presented to the Whatcom County Council on May 1st, 2013.

The Salary Commission will meet to begin the review process again in early January 2015.

If you have any questions or comments, please address them to

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The purpose of the commission is to establish the salaries of the county council, executive, assessor, auditor, prosecuting attorney, sheriff, and treasurer in accordance with the county code, county charter and state law. The first schedule of salaries is due to the County Council by May 1, 2013 and then by May 1 every two years thereafter.


The Salary Commission will meet once again, as required by Ordinance, in early 2015. Meeting dates will be made public soon.


AGENDA AND MINUTES - Click on date to view
01/23/13 01/23/13 Minutes

02/27/13 / Packet

02/27/13 Minutes
03/13/13 / Packet 03/13/13 Minutes
03/25/13 / Packet / $Comparison 03/25/13 Minutes
04/10/13 04/10/13 Minutes
04/18/13 / Public Comments Email 04/18/13 Minutes