WORK SESSION AGENDA REQUEST
Board of Supervisors
Person Making Request
G. Robert Lee, County Administrator
Paul S. McCulla, County Attorney
Lead & Department
Scale Adjustments for Deputy County Administrator and Assistant County
Administrator and Deputy County Attorney and Assistant County Attorneys
Chairman Graham requested that the County
Administator obtain market information for the positions of Deputy and
Assistant County Administrator and Deputy and Assistant County Attorney
from comparable Counties. A
similar process was used several years ago to set compensation levels for
the County Administrator and County Attorney (unclassified positions).
The County Administrator worked with Robinson,
Farmer, Cox and Associates (RFC) to obtain information pertaining to
market rate indices for the above noted positions.
Comparables used for this project were the Counties of Albemarle,
Frederick, Stafford, York and James City.
The findings suggest that the current compensation scales for the
Deputy and Assistant positions in Fauquier County are $5,000 - $6,000
below market comparables. The
results of the RFC analysis are Attachment
The County Administrator also requested the
Management Analyst to research the procedures recently used to make market
adjustments within the Information Resources Department.
The use of the same methodology applied to the positions currently
under consideration for market adjustments is Attachment
The Personnel Committee reviewed the above cited
materials, in meeting assembled 15 July 2002, and directed that the matter
be referred to the Board of Supervisors without specific recommendation.
Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors
Review the information and direct staff to prepare a
Resolution setting compensation adjustments for the Deputy and Assistant
County Administrator and County Attorney positions.
Specify an effective date.
Other market adjustments in other departments may be required from time to
time for retention and recruitment purposes.
Financial Impacts Analysis
The compensation increases would be $25,000+ depending on the decisions of the Board after review of implementation methodologies. Funding is proposed to be taken from the 2% compensation set-aside adopted as part of the FY 2003 budget.
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