Responding to the salary scandal in Bell, Los Angeles City Controller Wendy Greuel posted the annual salaries of every L.A. city employee online on August 6, 2010.

Greuel lists almost every approved position in city government — from her own ($196,667) down to a Vocational Worker I in the Department of General Services ($27,582)

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"The public’s trust has been broken as a result of the recent scandal in Bell," Greuel said. "This is an important step to provide greater transparency and openness in how taxpayer dollars are spent."

She said Los Angeles is now the largest city to post a comprehensive list of city employee salaries.

The database does not list employees by name, only position, and does not include the Department of Water and Power. The abbreviations appear exactly as provided by the city.

Page 1 of salaries in department: "CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF" (Back to complete list)

Position Department Salary
EXEC OFCR CITY ETH COMM CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $165,390
ETHICS OFFICER III CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $144,406
ETHICS OFFICER III CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $144,406
ETHICS OFFICER III CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $144,406
ETHICS OFFICER III CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $144,406
ETHICS OFFICER II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $119,287
ETHICS OFFICER II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $119,287
ETHICS OFFICER I CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $96,194
MANAGEMENT ANALYST II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $83,750
MANAGEMENT ANALYST II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $83,750
MANAGEMENT ANALYST II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $83,750
MANAGEMENT ANALYST II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $83,750
MANAGEMENT ANALYST II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $83,750
MANAGEMENT ANALYST II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $83,750
MANAGEMENT ANALYST II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $83,750
MANAGEMENT ANALYST II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $79,323
PARALEGAL II CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $77,715
MANAGEMENT ANALYST I CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $70,992
AUDITOR I CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $70,533
AUDITOR I CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $66,816
SR CLERK TYPIST CITY ETHICS COMM/STAFF $56,084
Source: Los Angeles City Controller
Credits: Sam Quinones, Ben Welsh
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