Prairie Village boosts pay for city employees — how that compares to other Johnson County cities

The city of Prairie Village recently approved a 1.8% adjustment for employee pay ranges. See how that translates to dollars and compares to neighboring cities' pay ranges for city staff. File image.

The Prairie Village City Council earlier this month unanimously approved a 1.8% increase for employee compensation ranges.

The increase comes as some candidates for city council candidates this year have expressed concern about the city’s spending habits.