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Update: Councilmember Phil Mendelson currently doesn’t have a COS and CM David Catania‘s COS is out on leave. The chart LL posted is as of Dec 3.

When LL was looking into how bad the Washingtonian messed up D.C. public officials’ salaries in its annual salary issues, he was sent an interesting spreadsheet of the salaries of D.C. Council employees.

LL was struck by the disparity between what councilmembers pay their chief of staffs. Ward 2 Councilmember Jack Evans pays his chief of staff, Schanette Grant, $132,000 a year, while Ward 1 Councilmember Jim Graham pays his chief of staff, Calvin Woodland, only $85,277 a year.

Councilmembers are each given a set amount each year to spend on overall personnel costs. But how much they pay each employee is up to them. Anyway, here’s the chart:

Grant,Schanette L CHIEF OF STAFF $132,000 Jack Evans
ESPARZA,IRMA Y CHIEF OF STAFF $127,468 Kwame Brown
ALLEN,CHARLES W CHIEF OF STAFF $115,000 Tommy Wells
WHARTON BOYD,LINDA CHIEF OF STAFF $110,500 Michael Brown
SLONNEGER,DAWN L CHIEF OF STAFF $105,000 Vince Gray
MEYERS,JON R CHIEF OF STAFF $104,194 Yvette Alexander
ZVENYACH,VLADLEN DAVID CHIEF OF STAFF $97,000 Mary Cheh
Holland,Joy CHIEF OF STAFF $94,061 Muriel Bowser
LEWIS,GRACE J CHIEF OF STAFF $93,256 Harry Thomas Jr.
Clements Smith,Joyce Ann CHIEF OF STAFF $90,000 Marion Barry
Woodland,Calvin CHIEF OF STAFF $85,277 Jim Graham