Are the salaries of some of the employees of the county government too high? We took the most highly ranked person in 8 different county departments and compared their salaries to their equivalents in the Federal Government. We found these county employees are handsomely rewarded. For instance the Librarian of Congress makes $183,300 while the Director of the county’s Department of Public Libraries makes $210,142—a difference of almost $27 thousand..
The complete table is here.