The Independent Salary Commission consists of five members that must be residents of the City of Gig Harbor. They cannot be city officials, city employees, or immediate family members of city officials or employees.
The commission is responsible for the elected officials’ salaries and will make a recommendation to increase, decrease, or maintaining the current salaries for each position. The commission will meet no later than April 30th of each even-numbered year and then on an as-needed basis throughout the year. Residents interested in serving should submit an application by March 1, 2018 to Shawna Wise at email@example.com.