As authorized by State law, the City Council receives the following compensation from the City of Temple City. 


Council members are paid $8,640 per year (As of March 19, 2013). This figure is inclusive of other acting Council capacities (i.e., the Community Development and Housing Authority, the Financing Authority, and the Successor Agency to the former Temple City Community Redevelopment Agency). 

Individual Council members represent the City on a number of regional boards. These boards have some governance responsibility for Temple City and surrounding communities. As such, some Council members receive a monthly stipend, of which those amounts are listed on the City’s Form 806