Pay Raises Coming to City Employees

Published 02/26 2014 06:12PM

Updated 02/26 2014 06:16PM

FAYETTEVILLE, AR-- Hundreds of city employees could be seeing some more cash in their paychecks soon. Fayetteville Mayor Lioneld Jordan recommended a 3.8% raise for more than 700 city employees in a Tuesday night council meeting. Longtime employees at the top of their pay grade would see the increases. Automatic raises would also be included for police officers and firefighters, as part of a fixed 'step' system. The city plans to use budget surplus funds from 2013 to help pay for the raises, which will cost just over a million dollars.

Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


  • KNWA - Northwest Arkansas News
  • Fox 24 News
  • NWA Weather Authority
  • Razorback Nation
  • KNWA News
  • Fox24 News
  • Razorback Nation
  • KNWA Northwest Arkansas News Mobile App
  • NWA Weather Authority Mobile App
  • Hogville for Sports Mobile App