I thought Duluth’s school board members gave themselves a $2,000 increase in pay. It was only about $1,000. I stand corrected. The Chair gets an extra $52 a month and the power to shut off annoying people’s microphones and have them handcuffed by the Duluth Police when they stand flummoxed too long after having been silenced.
Everybody else is making money. Why not the School Board too?
8030 – School Board Member Compensation
School Board members shall be compensated for School Board work. Compensation shall be
a stipend of $630.00 per month, to a maximum of $7,560.00 (excluding negotiations) during
one (1) calendar year. The Chairperson, however, shall receive an additional $52.50 per
month for discharging the duties of his/her office. The maximum compensation for the
chairperson shall not exceed $8,190.00 (excluding negotiations) during one (1) calendar
year. This policy shall be effective January 1, 2008, and reviewed annually in January.
Board compensation is the stipend for all Board related activities, including committee
Board members shall not accept additional compensation from any source for Board related
Adopted: 2-10-81 ISD 709