Salary Schedule

Elected Officials

Elected OfficialMonthly CompensationOther Monthly Meeting Compensation (See Below)
City Council$500See Below
City Clerk$500N/A
City Treasurer$500N/A

Elected officials for the City of Monterey Park are:

  • 5 City Council members (1 serves as mayor and 1 serves as mayor pro temp, with a 9.5 month rotation)
  • 1 City Treasurer
  • 1 City Clerk

All elected officials receive a $500 per month compensation. The council member serving as the mayor receives an additional $200 per month.

Other Compensation

The Mayor and City Council members also serve on various regional and community organizations as liaisons for the City. Some of these organizations provide compensation to it's members.   

Effective January 1, 2016, elected officials are offered medical, dental, vision, and life insurance coverage only during term of office. City Ordinance 1910 (PDF) (regarding city council, city clerk, and city treasurer salaries) may be viewed online.

Non-Elected Official Salary Schedule