UPPER CUMBERLAND – The county mayors and county executives across the Upper Cumberland serve as the chief executive officer of their county. This job duties and responsibilities are varied but focus on providing leadership and direction to the county in most policy areas.
County Executive and County Mayor pay rates are set by the Tennessee State Legislature. The law also states that the county mayor’s compensation shall be at least 5% higher than the salary paid to any other county constitutional officer (T.C.A. § 8-24-102(e)).
The salaries listed above are effective July 1, 2019 and will remain in effect through June 30, 2020.
Here are the salaries of the county mayors and county executives in the Upper Cumberland region.