Governor names new Santa Clara County judge
Other Issues, posted by Editor, Mountain View Voice Online, on Dec 28, 2011 at 2:11 pm
A San Jose woman was appointed to a judgeship in the Santa Clara County Superior Court, Gov. Jerry Brown announced Tuesday.
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Posted by Joey Taxpayer, a resident of the Cuesta Park neighborhood, on Dec 28, 2011 at 2:11 pm
Way too much money to pay a retired judge .............
Posted by gcoladon, a resident of the North Whisman neighborhood, on Dec 28, 2011 at 3:20 pm
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I believe that's the pay for the new, just beginning work as a judge, judge.
Posted by Joey Taxpayer, a resident of the Cuesta Park neighborhood, on Dec 28, 2011 at 5:22 pm
That is way too much salary for a sitting judge !
No wonder municipalities are BROKE !
Posted by George, a resident of the Rex Manor neighborhood, on Dec 28, 2011 at 9:25 pm
She brings an ethnic and gender addition to the bench. She is a bright and qualified lady.
Pay? The average practicing attorney with her experience would be bringing in around 250 - 300 k per year... It is a sacrifice to serve at the given salary.
Does "Stay in School and Learn if you really wanna Earn" ring a bell you burger flipper ?
Posted by Steven Nelson, a resident of the Cuesta Park neighborhood, on Jan 4, 2012 at 10:27 pm
Let me see - I think I read recently (The Economist?) that over the last 5 or 6 years the average compensation for a doctor has increased $100,000 per year. I'd agree with George, but without the sarcasm.