Elected Officials Compensation Board

The Elected Officials Compensation Board recommends to the Budget Committee and to the Board of County Commissioners a compensation schedule for County elected officials.   The Elected Officials Compensation Board is established pursuant to the authority granted by the Lane County Home Rule Charter (Lane Manual 3.705).

Next Elected Officials Compensation Board Meeting

Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Compensation Board presentation to Lane County Budget Committee
Meeting information available on Lane County Budget Committee webpage by clicking here.


 Board Opportunity:

Lane County is looking for interested individuals to serve on our Elected Officials Compensation Board (EOCB).   This is a volunteer opportunity to use your HR skills to advise and make recommendations on the salaries/compensation for the County’s elected roles. 

In this role, you will be able to work in collaboration with other HR professionals from the Lane county area and will have the opportunity to learn about County operations and the roles of our County elected positions.   
Due to COVID restrictions, all County meetings are virtual at this time.

Please find a position description here  EOCB Position Description.pdf
For more information please contact Darcy Dillon, Sr. Workforce Analyst at 541-682-3805 office/541-852-0869 cell, 



Cheri Billard
VP of Human Resources
University of Oregon Foundation

 Joshua Burstein, Chair
HR Manager
Lane Council of Governments

Penny Daugherty
Director of AA&EO  (former)
University of Oregon  (retired)

Janice Reynolds
Director of Human Resources
United Way of Lane County

Contact Us:
Darcy Dillon

Elected Officials Salary Information

The Current Salary Amounts  for Elected Officials are as follows:

As of 1/1/2020
Assessor - $120,703
Commissioner - $87,869
District Attorney - $46,542 (County Contribution)
Justice of the Peace - $48, 559 (@.5FTE)
Sheriff - $150,990

The Lane County Board of Commissioners passed Board Orders 18-10-16-10, 18-10-16-11 and 18-10-16-2 on October 16, 2018. These Orders Implemented the current Elected Officials Compensation Board recommendations or lesser amounts.  The Orders can be viewed by clicking one of the following links:

Assessor, Sheriff and Justice of the Peace Order 18-10-16-10
District Attorney Order 18-10-16-11
Commissioners Order 18-10-16-12

The agenda item can be viewed by visiting the October 16, 2018 board agenda.

Agenda and Materials