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October 18, 2018

Public paychecks: See how Walsh's salary compares to other big-city mayors

Being the mayor of a big city comes with its perks, including a virtual key to the city and — sometimes — a hefty paycheck.

Just ask Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh.

A Business Journals’ analysis of mayor salaries throughout the United States found wide discrepancies in what a city’s CEO can earn on the taxpayers’ dime. Walsh was on the higher end of the pay spectrum among the cities reviewed in the analysis. (See the gallery above for the full list.)

It may surprise, but a mayor’s annual pay…

Source: Boston Biz

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