n Local Government Bulletin - Tying municipal managers' pay to performance

Volume 8, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1561-901X



Extracted from text ... LOCAL GOVERNMENT BULLETIN 10 Photo: Photo: Zaeem Adams/iAfrika Photos Sydney Mufamadi, Minister of Provincial and Local Government TYING Municipal managers' pay TO PERFORMANCE Accountability for performance Last year, municipalities spent R10 billion more on paying councillors and officials (10% of their total budget) than they did on service delivery. The national average pay for a municipal manager was R650 000, but some earn up to R1.2 million. This does not include the sizable bonuses paid on top of basic salaries. In one province, for example, over twothirds of its 61 municipal managers were awarded bonuses totaling R4.1 million for 2003 ..

Loading full text...

Full text loading...


Article metrics loading...


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error