The Lackawanna County Salary Board approved raises for several positions on judges’ staffs.
Each year, the county’s judges receive budgeted money for staff salaries, which the judges allocate as they see fit based on the employees’ duties and tenures. Outside of President Judge Michael J. Barrasse and former President Judge Thomas Munley, who receive slightly more, the majority of the county’s judges receive about $155,000 annually to pay staff, county Chief Financial Officer Tom Durkin said.
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