Los Angeles County spends millions paying exorbitant salaries to taxpayer-funded lifeguards

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This week, our award is going to Los Angeles County government in California for paying exceedingly high salaries to hundreds of city lifeguards, costing L.A. taxpayers ten of millions of dollars.

The Cabinet Secretaries of the United States of America each earn a salary around $200,000 per year. The top 15 lifeguards in L.A., however, earn closer to $300,000 per year – and some are paid almost $400,000. more

16 Comments on Los Angeles County spends millions paying exorbitant salaries to taxpayer-funded lifeguards

  1. Ha!
    That’s probably more than either David Hasselhoff or Pamela Anderson earned while pretending to be lifeguards.

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  2. Political Patronage for those who are part of the democrat machine, kids of people who contribute big bucks or just friends and family.
    Political patronage is not dead, it is alive and well in Each democrat controlled city.

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  3. Yeah but does the hair on their legs spring back after the blacks kids rub them?

    Just asking for my Country.

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  4. I read about this a year ago and nothing has been done. Getting paid a quarter million dollars to watch girls laying around in bikinis is a better gig than being a politician on the take.

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  5. I hope they are earning a nice big state retirement package based on their income too! That way CA residents can be saddle with them for life. What is the retirement age of a lifeguard? 25?

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  6. I’m sure the police and fire unions are demanding parity. And criticism will not be tolerated, because…HEROES!

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  7. I’m going to assume that all of the haters here have no idea how difficult it is to run in slow motion…

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