Council Remuneration

In accordance with Policy 5,016, Council Remuneration, compensation and benefits provided to city council are reviewed every term of council. Annual salary adjustments are made to reflect current economic conditions.

Council passed a resolution on May 4, 2020 to adjust their base salary to 2019 rates due to implications of COVID-19 pandemic.

Position Remuneration
Mayor $105,009 per annum
Councillor   $46,770 per annum


On Nov. 13, 2018, Council established an independent task force to review Council’s remuneration for the 2021-2025 term and approved a Terms of Reference for the review.

Previous reviews

The 2019 Council Remuneration Review report   and recommendations were approved by resolutions of Council during the June 24, 2019 regular council meeting.

The 2015 Council Remuneration Review report  and recommendations were approved by resolution of Council during the July 13, 2015, regular council meeting.