325.15 Salary of county coroner.

(A) Each coroner shall be classified, for salary purposes, according to the population of the county. All coroners 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 CORONERS WITH A PRIVATE PRACTICE

Class Population Range Compensation

1 1 - 20,000 $16,628

2 20,001 - 40,000 18,293

3 40,001 - 55,000 20,786

4 55,001 - 70,000 23,280

5 70,001 - 85,000 25,774

6 85,001 - 95,000 31,595

7 95,001 - 105,000 34,089

8 105,001 - 125,000 36,584

9 125,001 - 175,000 39,909

10 175,001 - 275,000 42,404

11 275,001 - 400,000 49,054

12 400,001 - 600,000 52,380

13 600,001 - 1,000,000 55,706

14 over 1,000,000 59,032

CLASSIFICATION AND COMPENSATION

SCHEDULE FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2000

FOR CORONERS WITHOUT A PRIVATE PRACTICE

Class Population Range Compensation

10 175,001 -- 275,000 98,815

11 275,001 -- 400,000 98,815

12 400,001 -- 600,000 98,815

13 600,001 -- 1,000,000 98,815

14 over 1,000,000 98,815

CLASSIFICATION AND COMPENSATION

SCHEDULE FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2001

FOR CORONERS WITH A PRIVATE PRACTICE

Class Population Range Compensation

1 1 - 20,000 $18,842

2 20,001 - 35,000 21,410

3 35,001 - 55,000 23,978

4 55,001 - 95,000 35,112

5 95,001 - 200,000 43,676

6 200,001 - 400,000 53,951

7 400,001 - 1,000,000 60,803

8 1,000,001 or more 64,451

CLASSIFICATION AND COMPENSATION

SCHEDULE FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2001

FOR CORONERS WITHOUT A PRIVATE PRACTICE

Class Population Range Compensation

5 175,001 - 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 coroner in a county with a population of one hundred seventy-five thousand one or more shall not engage in the private practice of medicine unless, before taking office, the coroner notifies the board of county commissioners of the intention to engage in that private practice.

A coroner in a county with a population of one hundred seventy-five thousand one or more shall elect to engage or not to engage in the private practice of medicine before the commencement of each new term of office, and a coroner in such a county who engages in the private practice of medicine but who intends not to engage in the private practice of medicine during the coroner's next term of office shall so notify the board of county commissioners as specified in this division. For a period of six months after taking office, a coroner who elects not to engage in the private practice of medicine may engage in the private practice of medicine, without any reduction of the salary as provided in division (A) of this section and in section 325.18 of the Revised Code, for the purpose of concluding the affairs of the coroner's private practice of medicine.

Cite as R.C. § 325.15

History. Effective Date: 06-03-2002