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San Jose City Hall

5 Percent Raise Expected For SJ Mayor And City Council

San Jose City Council’s Salary Setting Commission votes Wednesday night to possibly grant Mayor Chuck Reed and the City Council itself pay raises.

04/18/2013

San Francisco City Hall (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Supervisors Debate Reducing Pay For Many New Hires

Although the dicey issue of pay equity, sometimes called comparable pay for comparable work, will ultimately be decided in contract negotiations, labor leaders and city negotiators debated the policy’s merits at a Board of Supervisors committee hearing on Wednesday.

03/07/2013

Jeremy Tyler #3 of the Golden State Warriors goes up for a dunk against the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on April 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Deal 2 Reserves In Trade Deadline Salary Dump Move

The Golden State Warriors traded forward Jeremy Tyler to Atlanta and guard Charles Jenkins to Philadelphia in separate salary-slashing deals Thursday to get under the NBA’s luxury tax.

02/21/2013

California Gov. Jerry Brown (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Hundreds Of San Francisco City Workers Make More Than Governor

More than 500 San Francisco city workers made more than Governor Jerry Brown last year and almost 200 of them made in excess of $200,000.

02/20/2013

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Suit Seeks Overtime For Answering Calls, Scanning Emails After Hours

Does scanning emails and answering calls from bosses on your smartphone after hours constitute work that should be compensated? A lawsuit winding its way through federal court in Chicago says that it does.

02/07/2013

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

San Jose Police, City Officials Butting Heads Over Pay

The San Jose Police Officers Association is asking for a 16 percent raise over the next three years, in part to keep officers in the department.

02/06/2013

Coldstream Canyon, Donner Memorial State Park, Truckee, California

Controller Finds More Money Problems In California Parks

A state review finds that more than 200 state employees were overpaid more than $500,000 by managers who deliberately broke state rules at the troubled California Department of Parks and Recreation.

12/18/2012

The Contra Costa District Attorney's Office. (CBS)

Contra Costa County Prosecutors Consider Strike

Deputy district attorneys in Contra Costa County said that a strike is a distinct possibility given the wave of deep cuts that have swept through their office.

09/18/2012

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San Jose To Let Voters Decide City’s Minimum Wage Hike

The City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved putting a minimum wage ordinance on the Nov. 6 ballot. If approved, the minimum wage would rise from $8 to $10 an hour, with annual inflation adjustments.

05/23/2012

Meg Whitman

HP Awards New CEO Whitman With $16.5M Pay Package

Hewlett-Packard Co. ushered in Meg Whitman as its CEO with a $16.5 million compensation package. It hinges on whether the former candidate for California governor can lift the stumbling technology company’s stock price during the next two years.

02/03/2012

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