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TownPopulation# CouncilorsCouncilor $President $TotalPer resident
# schoolcomm
SchoolComm $Chair $TotalPer residentTotal per residentOther Benefits and Comments
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Agawam2884911$10,000.00$12,000.00$112,000.00$3.886$5,000.00$5,000.00$30,000.00$1.04$4.92yes, benefits are available (not specified). Last revised in 2007.
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Amesbury174579$3,000.00$4,000.00$28,000.00$1.606????revised in 2008. Clerk did not provide information for school committee.
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Braintree371569$5,000.00$7,500.00$47,500.00$1.286$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$1.28nnever revised
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Bridgewater274789$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.004$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00Stipends stopped being offered at some point.
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East Longmeadow162917$5,500.00
$7500, $6500 vp
$41,500.00$2.555$1,250.00$1,750.00$7,750.00$0.48$3.02no benefits. stipends updated in 2016.
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Easthampton160509$4,000.00$4,000.00$36,000.00$2.246$1,400.001400$8,400.00$0.52$2.77last updated in 2018
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Franklin329969$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.007$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
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Gardner2064011$7,326.00$10,707.00$83,967.00$4.077$5,000.00$5,000.00$35,000.00$1.70$5.76stipends revised in january of 2018
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Gloucester301729$11,500.00$11,500.00$103,500.00$3.436$5,000.00$5,000.00$30,000.00$0.99$4.42may opt in to town's health, dental, and life insurance plans.
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Marlborough3987311$10,000.00$10,000.00$110,000.00$2.766$3,000.00$3,000.00$18,000.00$0.45$3.21health and dental is available. no data on when last updated.
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Melrose2836711$4,000.00$4,000.00$44,000.00$1.556$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$1.55Councilors also receive $1000 each for expenses. Stipends updated 10 years ago. Health insurance was offered until last year.
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Newburyport1806011$5,000.00$6,000.00$56,000.00$3.106$3,000.00$3,000.00$18,000.00$1.00$4.10access to town benefits. Stipends last updated 20 years ago.
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North Adams129709$3,000.00$3,600.00$27,600.00$2.1311$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$2.13last updated n 2002, councilors can recieve health insurance through the town
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Northampton285939
$9,000, $9,500 (at-large)
$10,000.00$82,500.00$2.899$5,000, $5,500 (at large)$0.00$46,000.00$1.61$4.49Health insurance and retirement. Revised in 2016, set to be revised again in 2026. Northampton has an advisory board for elected official compensation.
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Palmer122977$1,200.00$1,200.00$8,400.00$0.685$1,200.00$1,200.00$6,000.00$0.49$1.17No insurance or other benefits
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Randolph342729$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.006$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00did not get back to me. Sources: https://www.muckrock.com/foi/randolph-279/salaries-stipends-and-health-insurance-information-randolph-town-manager-10016/ and https://randolph.wickedlocal.com/article/20150301/News/150309626
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Southbridge169119$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.007$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00Southbridge schools are in receivership.
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Watertown357569$7,500.00$10,500.00$70,500.00$1.976$3,200.00$3,200.00$19,200.00$0.54$2.51
Did not get back to me. Sources: https://www.watertown-ma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/19365/2016-05-31--KP-555979-v1-WATR_Ordinance_re__Town_Council_Salaries?bidId= and https://drive.google.com/file/d/13iI_HRxh0K8O-IjbFtnGwQ2afYVLg2L0/view
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West Springfield287049$8,000.00$10,000.00$74,000.00$2.586$4,000.00$5,000.00$25,000.00$0.87$3.45councilors and school comittee members have office spaces and conference rooms, Stipends last increased in 2008.
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Winthrop186259$5,000.00$7,500.00$47,500.00$2.555????Last updated 4 years ago.
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Woburn397019$12,000.00$14,000.00$110,000.00$2.777$4,500.00$4,950.00$31,950.00$0.80$3.58Health insurance with employee paying 25%, dental insurance with employee paying 100%, participation in retirement plan, a $750 stipend per year for expenses.
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Averages, excluding towns that provide no compensationAvg per res.$2.47avg. per rs$0.87$3.22
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Greenfield1745613$2,000.00$2,000.00$26,000.00$1.497$2,000.00$2,000.00$14,000.00$0.80$2.29
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