100 highest paid Newton city workers in 2008
The 2008 earnings figures show that more than 200 city of Newton employees made at least $100,000 last year. Many firefighters received a large, one time boost because their contract was settled. The 2008 earnings figures are also inflated slightly because the city had 53 weekly pay periods in 2008.
Using this chart: Click on a column head to sort by that column. "Detail" refers to special pay received mostly by police officers for working at road projects and construction sites. Source: City of Newton.