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City Mayor Salary

A City Mayor earns an average salary of $82,122 per year.
$35,745 - $151,006
(Median)
36K
49K
82K
100K
150K
MEDIAN: $82,121
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National Salary Data

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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$35,745 - $151,006  
   
Bonus
$10.17 - $19,653  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$38,000 - $184,755  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 22
United States (change)

Job Description for City Mayor

For most modern cities, a mayor serves as the highest government office, liaison, figurehead, and primary policy maker. While legislative decisions are largely delegated to councils and ballot initiatives, the mayor is the primary point of contact for decisions and policies ranging from finance, education, safety, and the like. While the job functions and path to mayoralty depends on the city, legislative statues, and bylaws, the function of a mayor is typically standardized.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 6%