20:32 8 November
$360G paid to LA firefighter for overtime in the last fiscal year.
$360G paid to LA firefighter for overtim Los Angeles
Los Angeles, United States Of America
According to the reports, one of the LA firefighters was paid more than $360,010 in overtime in the previous fiscal year. Eighteen other LA department employees received $200,000 in overtime pay. According to the report by a city audit, around 90% of the police and fire department employees got paid for overtime. No further details of the officers who got overtime payments were issued in the report. The report has found that the fire employees made around $27,737 on an average in the last fiscal year while other employees built around $7528 on an average. The audit concluded that the departments have duly approved the overtime, but there is a need for more regulation. The report has been sent to the mayor, city council, and city attorney for the review.