City Council stipends are set by California Government Code as contained in Section 36516. As a General Law City, the City of La Habra must follow the laws and regulations adopted by the State of California.
Executive Management Salaries are determined by a number of factors, including, but not limited to, experience, qualifications and job duties. The City's Personnel Division annually compares salaries to those in other jurisdictions. The salary schedule is adopted by the City Council as part of the annual budget.