Traverse City Record-Eagle

December 13, 2012

Grand Traverse County administrator gets raise

Commission increases compensation by about $15,000

By Michael Walton
mwalton@record-eagle.com

TRAVERSE CITY — Eight Grand Traverse County commissioners unanimously agreed to increase County Administrator David Benda’s overall compensation by about $15,000.

The increase, effective Jan. 1, pushes Benda’s salary to $120,000, and includes a six-month severance package and $5,000 in deferred compensation.

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