Salary Commission


The salary commission will meet in the second year of the city's biennial budget period during the months of August or September or as necessary to conduct the business entrusted to the commission by this ordinance.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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  • Cindy Reents
  • Greg McDowell
  • Luis Ojeda
  • Rich Buel
  • Vacant position


The purpose of the salary commission is to set the salaries of the Mayor and City Council Members of the City of West Richland. The goal of the salary commission is to base salaries of elected officials on realistic standards so that the elected officials may be paid according to the duties of their offices and so that citizens of the highest quality may be attracted to public service. The salary commission shall have the duty, at such intervals as determined by the commission, to review the salaries paid by the City to each elected City official.

View the Adopted Elected Officials Salary Schedule (PDF).