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Salary Range Table

About the Salary Range Table

The City of Takoma Park is committed to transparent and collaborative government. One of the primary ways Takoma Park seeks to achieve transparency is by proving easy access to information that is public record; this includes City staff salary range information. The sortable table below is provided for City staff, potential hires and our partners in private industry and the media.

Any questions related to salary information with the City of Takoma Park should be referred to our the Human Resources department:

Human Resources
Phone: 301-891-7203

Position Title & Salary Range by Grade

GradeDepartmentPosition TitleGrade MinimumGrade Maximum
27AdministrationDeputy City Manager$123,348.22$190,528.09
26PolicePolice Chief$111,747.40$172,609.04
25City ClerkDirector of Council Affairs/City Clerk$101,237.63$156,375.27
FinanceFinance Director
Housing & Comm DevCommunity Development Director
Human ResourcesHuman Resources Director
LibraryLibrary Director
Public WorksPublic Works Director
RecreationRecreation Director
24ITInformation Technology Manager$91,716.30$141,668.28
PoliceDeputy Police Chief
23PolicePolice Captain$83,090.44$128,344.47
Public WorksCity Engineer
RecreationAssistant Recreation Director
22Housing & Comm DevCommunity Development Manager - Economic Development Services$75,275.83$116,273.75
Housing & Comm DevCommunity Development Manager - Housing Services
Housing & Comm DevCommunity Development Manager - Planning and Community Development Services
PolicePolice Lieutenant
21CommunicationsTelevision Production Manager$68,196.19$105,338.28
LibraryLibrary Manager - Children's and Young Adult Services
LibraryLibrary Manager - Public Services
LibraryLibrary Manager - Technical Services
PoliceNeighborhood Services Team Manager
PolicePolice Sergeant
Public WorksPublic Works Construction Manager
Public WorksSustainability Manager
RecreationRecreation Programs Manager
20CommunicationsCommunications Specialist$61,782.38$95,431.29
Public WorksEquipment Maintenance Supervisor
Public WorksFacility Supervisor
Public WorksRight of Way Supervisor
Public WorksSolid Waste Supervisor
RecreationRecreation Facilities and Fields Manager
19FinanceBudget Specialist$58,805.36$90,832.87
ITApplications and Hardware Administrator
ITSystems Administrator
PoliceEmergency Preparedness Manager
PolicePolice Corporal
Public WorksPublic Works Special Projects Coordinator
Public WorksUrban Forest Manager
18FinanceAccounting Supervisor$55,971.79$86,456.03
Housing & Comm DevPlanner
18**Housing & Comm DevArts Coordinator $27,985.90$43,228.02
Housing & Comm DevGrants Coordinator
PoliceVictim/Witness Coordinator$44,777.43$69,164.83
17Human ResourcesHuman Resources Generalist$53,274.76$82,290.10
PolicePolice Private
PolicePolice Private First Class (starts at $56,688.72 - 6% inc)
RecreationRecreation Center Supervisor
RecreationRecreation Programs Supervisor
16AdministrationExecutive Assistant$50,707.68$78,324.90
CommunicationsAudio Visual Specialist
Housing & Comm DevHousing Specialist
Housing & Comm DevLandlord and Tenant Mediator
Housing & Comm DevLicensing Specialist
Housing & Comm DevSpecial Projects Coordinator
PoliceCrime Analyst
PoliceLogistics/Payroll Specialist
PolicePublic Information Officer/Executive Assistant
PoliceSr. Code Enforcement Officer
15Human ResourcesHuman Resources Coordinator$48,264.30$74,550.77
PolicePolice Cadet
PoliceSr. Police Dispatcher
14City ClerkAssistant City Clerk$45,938.65$70,958.49
FinanceSr. Accounting Assistant
Housing & Comm DevCode Enforcement Officer
LibraryInstructional Library Associate
LibraryLibrary Associate
PolicePolice Dispatcher
Public WorksBuilding Maintenance Specialist
Public WorksMechanic
RecreationRecreation Program Coordinator
14**RecreationRecreation Specialist$22,969.33$35,478.25
12MultipleAdministrative Assistant$41,618.15$64,284.89
PoliceOffice Assistant
PoliceParking Enforcement Coordinator
PoliceParking Enforcement Officer
PolicePhoto Enforcement Specialist
PoliceProperty and Evidence Clerk
Public WorksRight of Way Crew Leader
RecreationCustomer Service and Passport Technician
11*Public WorksSanitation Driver$40,107.92$61,187.29
10*Public WorksCustodial Crew Leader$40,120.15$58,238.94
Public WorksEquipment Operator
9*Public WorksRight of Way Maintenance Technician$40,132.38$55,432.66
7*Public WorksCustodian$40,156.86$50,219.26
Public WorksGarden Maintenance Technician
Public WorksSanitation Technician
6**PoliceCrossing Guard$11,902.09$18,384.39
Table: Position Title and Salary Range by Grade. Details pay ranges and grades for City of Takoma Park employees. Table maintained by Human Resources. (

* Full-time career staff to earn at least $40,000 annually. Minimum annualized salary is first step which is at least $40,000.
** At the time of this report only part-time staff filled this position.

This table was last updated on October 4, 2018.

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