Salaries for non-union county employees listed
The following are the 2014 salaries for county non-union managers, department heads and supervisors after the Pierce County Board approved a 1.25 percent salary increase Feb. 25. Salaries are effective March 17 and were obtained through an Open Records request.
JoAnn Miller, Administrative Coordinator $114,413.00
Bradley Lawrence, Corporation Counsel $95,596.80
Andy Pichotta, Land Management Director $95,596.80
Susan Galoff, Public Health Director/Health Officer $90,542.40
Ronald Schmidt, Human Services Director $89,086.40
Chad Johnson, Highway Commissioner $84,136.00
Julie Brickner, Finance Director $81,889.60
Janet Huppert, Information Services Director $81,660.80Ronald Kiesler, Community Behavioral Health Manager $81,660.80Rodney Webb, Land Conservation Director $79,747.20Heather Conway, ADRC Manager $77,729.60James Harris, Construction Superintendent $77,729.60Jorv Gavic, Court Commissioner $77,480.00Nancy Hove, Sheriff $75,275.00*Kristi Petersen, Child, Youth and Families Manger $74,048.00Jason Matthys, Sheriff’s Chief Deputy $73,465.60James Kleinhans, Zoning Administrator $72,883.20Steve Melstrom, Solid Waste Administrator $72,883.20Scott Schoepp, Parks Superintendent $72,883.20Alan Thoner, Patrol Superintendent $72,883.20Gary Brown, Emergency Management Director $71,302.40Jason Fey, Assistant Corporation Counsel $69,638.40Raymond Dohm, Shop Superintendent $69,576.00Rebecca Johnson, Public Health Business Manager $68,016.00Tammy Billeter, Human Services Operations Manager $66,393.60James “Louie” Filkins, Surveyor $65,000.00Wade Strain, Sheriff’s Lieutenant – Investigations $64,792.00Michael Waltz, Sheriff’s Lieutenant – Patrol $64,792.00Tammy Fluger, Children Youth Families Manager $63,044.80Christina Tuenge, Economic Support Manager $61,568.00Emily Lund, Assistant Zoning Administrator $59,612.80Rand Kluegel, GIS Specialist $59,467.20David Till, Veterans Services Officer $59,467.20Luann Berger, Child Support Manager $58,344.00Peg Feuerhelm, Clerk of Courts $58,124.00*Scott Walker, Maintenance Supervisor $57,595.20Bradley Roy, Zoning Compliance Officer $57,116.80Debbie Feuerhelm, District Attorney Office Manager $57,096.00David Murphy, MRF Supervisor $57,096.00Dee Novak, Register in Probate $57,096.00Phyllis Beastrom, Treasurer $56,715.00*Jamie Feuerhelm, County Clerk $56,715.00*Vicky Nelson, Register of Deeds $56,715.00*Travis Campbell, Assistant Parks Superintendent $55,889.60Susan Gerdes, Highway Department Office Manager $55,868.80Katie Bartko, Public Health Manager/WIC Director (80%) $55,660.80Wanda Kinneman, Insurance/Safety Coordinator $54,870.40Michelle Schulte, Corp. Counsel Office Manager/Paralegal $53,664.00Dennis Fritz, Conservation Technician $52,832.00Larry Gruber, Conservation Engineering Technician $52,832.00Jon Krauss, Soil Conservationist $52,033.80Ken Hines, Fair Groundskeeper $49,150.40Natalie Stockwell, Sheriff’s Department Admin. Assistant $44,366.40. Stockwell works 50 percent, meaning she earns half of that $44,366.40 salary. Ann Webb, Fair Coordinator (66%) $39,248.35John Worsing, Medical Examiner $18,397.50
*Elected officials. Their salaries were obtained through meetings documents as the county board was trying to determine the salaries of clerk of courts and sheriff for the next four years.