325.11 Salary of prosecuting attorney.

(A) Each prosecuting attorney shall be classified, for salary purposes, according to the population of the county. All prosecuting attorneys shall receive annual compensation in accordance with the following schedules and in accordance with section 325.18 of the Revised Code:

CLASSIFICATION AND COMPENSATION

SCHEDULE FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2000

FOR PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS

WITH A PRIVATE PRACTICE

Class Population Range Compensation

1 1 -- 20,000 $43,235

2 20,001 -- 40,000 44,898

3 40,001 -- 55,000 46,561

4 55,001 -- 70,000 48,224

5 70,001 -- 85,000 49,471

6 85,001 -- 95,000 52,381

7 95,001 -- 105,000 53,628

8 105,001 -- 125,000 54,875

9 125,001 -- 175,000 56,538

10 175,001 -- 275,000 58,201

11 275,001 -- 400,000 61,527

12 400,001 -- 600,000 64,853

13 600,001 -- 1,000,000 66,516

14 over 1,000,000 69,010

CLASSIFICATION AND COMPENSATION

SCHEDULE FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2000

FOR PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS

WITHOUT A PRIVATE PRACTICE

Class Population Range Compensation

1 1 -- 20,000 $76,651

2 20,001 -- 40,000 76,651

3 40,001 -- 55,000 86,233

4 55,001 -- 70,000 86,233

5 70,001 -- 85,000 95,815

6 85,001 -- 95,000 95,815

7 95,001 -- 105,000 95,815

8 105,001 -- 125,000 95,815

9 125,001 -- 175,000 95,815

10 175,001 -- 275,000 95,815

11 275,001 -- 400,000 95,815

12 400,001 -- 600,000 95,815

13 600,001 -- 1,000,000 95,815

14 over 1,000,000 95,815

CLASSIFICATION AND COMPENSATION

SCHEDULE FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2001

FOR PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS

WITH A PRIVATE PRACTICE

Class Population Range Compensation

1 1 -- 20,000 $46,245

2 20,001 -- 35,000 47,958

3 35,001 -- 55,000 49,671

4 55,001 -- 95,000 55,237

5 95,001 -- 200,000 59,947

6 200,001 -- 400,000 66,799

7 400,001 -- 1,000,000 71,079

8 1,000,001 or more 73,079

CLASSIFICATION AND COMPENSATION

SCHEDULE FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2001

FOR PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS

WITHOUT A PRIVATE PRACTICE

Class Population Range Compensation

1 1 -- 20,000 $78,952

2 20,001 -- 35,000 88,821

3 35,001 -- 55,000 88,821

4 55,001 -- 95,000 98,689

5 95,001 -- 200,000 98,689

6 200,001 -- 400,000 98,689

7 400,001 -- 1,000,000 101,085

8 1,000,001 or more 103,480

(B) A prosecuting attorney shall not engage in the private practice of law unless before taking office the prosecuting attorney notifies the board of county commissioners of the intention to engage in the private practice of law.

A prosecuting attorney may elect to engage or not to engage in the private practice of law before the commencement of each new term of office, and a prosecuting attorney who engages in the private practice of law who intends not to engage in the private practice of law during the prosecuting attorney's next term of office shall so notify the board of county commissioners. A prosecuting attorney who elects not to engage in the private practice of law may, for a period of six months after taking office, engage in the private practice of law for the purpose of concluding the affairs of private practice of law without any diminution of salary as provided for in division (A) of this section and in section 325.18 of the Revised Code.

(C) As used in this section, "salary" does not include any portion of the cost, premium, or charge for health, medical, hospital, dental, or surgical benefits, or any combination of those benefits, covering the prosecuting attorney and paid on that person's behalf by a governmental entity.

Effective Date: 12-08-2000