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: "GSD ACCOUNTING" (Back to complete list)

Position Department Salary
DEPT CHIEF ACCT III GSD ACCOUNTING $137,808
SR SYSTEMS ANALYST II GSD ACCOUNTING $122,545
PR ACCOUNTANT I GSD ACCOUNTING $94,941
SR AUDITOR GSD ACCOUNTING $88,782
SR ACCOUNTANT I GSD ACCOUNTING $76,316
PAYROLL SUPERVISOR I GSD ACCOUNTING $75,899
AUDITOR I GSD ACCOUNTING $74,458
ACCOUNTANT II GSD ACCOUNTING $65,709
ACCOUNTANT II GSD ACCOUNTING $65,709
ACCOUNTANT II GSD ACCOUNTING $65,709
ACCOUNTANT II GSD ACCOUNTING $65,709
ACCOUNTANT II GSD ACCOUNTING $62,243
ACCOUNTANT II GSD ACCOUNTING $62,243
ACCOUNTING CLERK II GSD ACCOUNTING $59,195
ACCOUNTING CLERK II GSD ACCOUNTING $59,195
ACCOUNTING CLERK II GSD ACCOUNTING $59,195
ACCOUNTING CLERK II GSD ACCOUNTING $59,195
ACCOUNTING CLERK I GSD ACCOUNTING $57,626
ACCOUNTING CLERK I GSD ACCOUNTING $56,084
ACCOUNTING CLERK I GSD ACCOUNTING $56,084
ACCOUNTING CLERK I GSD ACCOUNTING $56,084
ACCOUNTING CLERK I GSD ACCOUNTING $56,084
ACCOUNTING CLERK I GSD ACCOUNTING $54,580
ACCOUNTING CLERK I GSD ACCOUNTING $53,119
Source: Los Angeles City Controller
Credits: Sam Quinones, Ben Welsh
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