Mayor, Deputy Mayor, and Council Member Salary and Benefit Projection
(calculation is based on highest possible benefit)
CalPERS (retirement) - optional membership
Medical Insurance* (2020 rates)
Dental Insurance (2020 rates)
Vision Insurance (2019 rates)
Gross Compensation + Benefits
*Actual compensation is dependent upon participation in the medical insurance program, and if s/he does participate, the level of medical benefits the elected official is entitled to (single or family). If the Council Member waives medical insurance, they will instead receive a $41.66/month ($499.92/year) flexible spending account benefit.
Former Council Members
Note: Upon 5 years of membership in CalPERS and subsequent retirement from the San Mateo City Council, former Council Members are eligible for an optional benefit of $385.00/month towards medical insurance.