Elected Officials Compensation Board

The Elected Officials Compensation Board recommends to the Budget Committee and to the Board of County Commissioners a compensation schedule for County elected officials.   The Elected Officials Compensation Board is established pursuant to the authority granted by the Lane County Home Rule Charter (Lane Manual 3.705).

Next Elected Officials Compensation Board Meeting


Cheri Minick
VP of Human Resources
University of Oregon Foundation

 Joshua Burstein
HR Manager
Lane Council of Governments

Penny Daugherty
Director of AA&EO  (former)
University of Oregon  (retired)

Janice Reynolds, Chair
Senior Classification and Compensation Analyst
State of Oregon

Brett Williams
Director of Human Resources
Sponsors, Inc.

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Eliza Kashinsky, Sr. HR Analyst- Compensation & Classification

Elected Officials Salary Information

The Current Salary Amounts  for Elected Officials are as follows:

As of 7/8/2023
Assessor - $144,233
Commissioner - $87,869
District Attorney - $63,861 (County Contribution)
Justice of the Peace - $59,016 (@.5FTE)
Sheriff - $174,282

Effective January, 2025 the Commissioner annual salary will be: $114,026

The Lane County Board of Commissioners passed Board Orders 23-10-31-04, 05, 06, 07 and 8 on October 31, 2023.  The Orders can be viewed by clicking one of the following links:

Assessor BO 23-10-31-04
District Attorney BO 23-10-31-05
Justice of the Peace BO 23-10-31-06
Sheriff  BO 23-10-31-07
Commissioners Order 23-10-31-08

The agenda item can be viewed by visiting the October 31, 2023 board agenda.

Agenda and Materials

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