Remuneration

Mayor of Kelowna

The Mayor of Kelowna receives $91,637.55 annually where one-third is an allowance for expenses and thus non-taxable.  

Councillors

City of Kelowna Councillors receive $32,073.14 annually where one-third is an allowance for expenses and thus non-taxable. Councillors serve as Deputy Mayor on a monthly rotating basis and receive an additional $350 per month (one-third non-taxable) when acting as Deputy Mayor.  

These salaries are effective January 1, 2016 and reflect the annual adjustment based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) published by Statistics Canada for Vancouver (2002=100) for the twelve month period January to December of the previous year.  The decision to review salaries is made by City Council with an independent consultant chosen to conduct the review.

For more information see the Council Remuneration & Expense Bylaw No. 7547