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Panel Approves 5 Percent Pay Cut For Jerry Brown, Lawmakers

A state panel has approved a five percent pay cut for Gov. Jerry Brown, state lawmakers and other statewide elected officials.


David Beckham

David Beckham Takes Massive Pay Cut From Galaxy

David Beckham no longer is Major League Soccer’s highest-paid player after his salary was cut nearly 40 percent in his new contract with the Los Angeles Galaxy.


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Study: Half Of Americans Feel Undervalued At Work, Will Look For New Jobs

Employees who have managed to keep their jobs during the recession may be looking for greener pastures over the next year.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/22/2012

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Report: LA Fire Capt. Paid $50K In Vacation, OT Allegedly Falsified Time Card

Capt. Eric Vasquez was paid the equivalent of nearly 23 weeks of pay — in vacation, overtime and bonus pay, according to documents obtained by the Daily News.


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Former Bell City Manager Sues City Over Salary, Benefits

Former Bell city manager Robert Rizzo filed a lawsuit Monday, claiming his contract was breached.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/01/2011

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Report: Controller To Audit LA Coliseum Finances

The head of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission says he has canceled a $25,000 raise to the executive who oversaw the stadium’s finances after the city’s controller raised questions about it.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2011

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Data Show Prison Doctors At Top Of State Pay Scale

Doctors, dentists and psychiatrists with the federal receiver’s office overseeing inmate medical care are the highest paid state employees in California, according to government salary data the state controller’s office released Tuesday.



New Study Shows College Students The ‘Worth’ Of Their Majors

The choice of undergraduate major in college is strongly tied to a student’s future earnings, with the highest-paying majors providing salaries of about 300 percent more than the lowest-paying, according to a study released Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/23/2011

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Coach K Made Less Than Half Of Phil Jackson’s Salary In ’09-’10

Mike Krzyzewski is once again Duke’s highest-paid employee.


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Records Show $425K Is Missing From Bell Land Deal

Records show the city of Bell paid more than double the assessed value for land in a 2006 redevelopment deal that called for the seller to donate $425,000 to the city.


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Bell City Officials Plead Not Guilty In Salary Scandal

Six former Bell city officials pleaded not guilty Friday morning to misappropriating public funds by accepting lofty salaries for serving on boards and commissions that seldom met.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/18/2011

Former and current Bell city employees, Robert Rizzo (L), former city manager, Angela Spaccia (2L), former assistant city manager, Victor Bello (3L), former council member, and Oscar Hernandez (R), mayor, attend a bail reduction hearing on September 22, 2010. (AL SEIB/AFP/Getty Images)

Bell Residents To Elect New City Council Tuesday

After months of outrage directed at a city government that made this modest Southern California suburb the national poster child for municipal corruption, Bell residents have a chance on Tuesday to begin anew.


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Dodgers Ace Clayton Kershaw Signs 1-Year Deal For $500,000

The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed pitcher Clayton Kershaw to a one-year deal worth $500,000.


AltaMed CEO Cástulo de la Rocha (credit: CBS)

Health Care Pioneer Cástulo De La Rocha’s Salary Questioned

With the State of California teetering on the brink of insolvency all salaries are being scrutinized. Political Reporter Dave Bryan has the story of an East L.A. health care pioneer who heads a non-profit, while receiving a large salary.


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Attorneys Want Salary, Playing Days Excluded From Baylor Case

Defense attorneys in the case against former Clippers General Manager Elgin Baylor want to prevent jurors from hearing about his playing days and any comparisons of his salary in an upcoming discrimination case.





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