I-Team Payroll Project: Bellbrook’s highest paid employees


The city of Bellbrook paid 27 employees more than $50,000 last year, mostly in the police and fire departments, according to the I-Team Payroll Project searchable database of public employee payroll.

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City manager Mark Schlagheck was again the city’s highest paid employee, grossing $108,819 last year. Another five employees earned more than $90,000.

Local governments make payroll with your money, which is why the I-Team has assembled a searchable database of public employee pay in the region.

The five highest paid city of Bellbrook employees last year were:

1. Mark Schlagheck, city manager: $108,819

2. Douglas Doherty, chief of police: $99,477

3. James Neidhard, fire chief: $99,477

4. Dale Wilson, service director: $92,960

5. Gregory Nartker, fire lieutenant: $91,640



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