Editor’s note: The Dayton Daily News is gathering payroll data for local governments across our region, as well as state government and public colleges, as part of our Payroll Project. You can search Payroll Project data here. We are gathering payroll data for 2018 and will add it to the database as it is collected. If you have a suggestion for our Payroll Project, email reporter Max Filby at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The City of West Carrollton paid more than $6 million on its employee payroll last year, according to the Dayton Daily News Payroll Project.
Out of 192 people employed by West Carrollton in 2018, the city paid 55 employees more than $50,000, new data in the Payroll Project shows. Four employees were paid more than $100,000.
Local governments make payroll with your tax money, which is why the Dayton Daily News has assembled and made available a searchable database of pay for public employees who made $50,000 or more last year. That means the database does not include West Carrollton Mayor Jeff Sanner, who the city paid $7,500 in 2018, records show.
Five highest paid West Carrollton employees
1. Bradley Townsend, City Manager: $125,684
2. Jeremy Branaham, Police officer: $110,150
3. Thomas Reilly, Finance Director: $100,311
4. Douglass Woodard, Police Chief: $100,311
5. Richard Norton, Service Director: $99,961
To see how much the rest of West Carrollton’s employees earned in 2018, check out the Dayton Daily News Payroll Project.
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